Title: Miss Isabella Thaws a Frosty Lord by Larissa Lyons
Publisher: Literary Madness
Genre: Historical, Regency, Romance
Length: Novella (37,000 words)
Book Rating: B
Dominated by her father’s rigid ways since a twist of fate stole her sight, Isabella uses the magic of Christmas to steal away for an adventure of her own when invited to join friends for the holidays. Oh, how she adores Christmastime!
How he abhors Christmastime! Lord Frostwood lives up to his name, freezing out everyone since a childhood tragedy hardened his heart. Everyone, that is, until a spirited wench falls at his feet and proceeds to warm his cold existence, thanks to some strategically placed mistletoe and their resulting Christmas kisses.
This is an extended novella of 37,000 words. Heat Level is warm.
Miss Isabella Thaws a Frosty Lord by Larissa Lyons is an enchanting and magical holiday romance that is guaranteed to melt your heart. Isabella and Nicholas Winten (aka Lord Frost) are invited to celebrate the holidays with their mutual (matchmaking) friends Anne and Edward. Isabella loves Christmas and Lord Frost despises the holiday. How will this mismatched couple find their way to happily ever after? With a little bit of ghostly intervention and a smidgen of a Christmas miracle of course!!
Miss Isabella Thaws a Frosty Lord has an outstanding cast of well developed characters. Despite her father’s horrid treatment of her, Isabella is a strong young woman with a sunny personality and an indomitable spirit. Isabella does not let her blindness define her and she works hard to maintain her independence.
Lord Frostwood’s gruff and grumbly exterior hides a wealth of hurt and sadness. He is immediately smitten by the captivating Isabella and he single mindedly pursues her. His transformation from the frowning and scowling Lord Frost to the smiling and dimpled Nicholas begins almost immediately as he begins to fall for Isabella.
Miss Isabella Thaws a Frosty Lord is a delightfully light but emotionally charged read. With a fabulous cast of characters, sparkling dialogue and a hint of holiday magic Larissa Lyons engages her readers in this fast paced and compelling novella. I highly recommend adding this charming romance to your holiday shopping list. You’ll be glad you did :).