Signet bursts into May bloom with COUNTERFEIT KISSES (4.5), another delicious confection from the pen of the imaginative Sandra Heath. When a high-ranking nobleman cheats her brother out of a family heirloom tiara, a beautiful young woman mistakenly lays the blame for the loss on a handsome Welsh gentleman present during the infamous card game. Years later, now widowed and determined to retrieve her familys rightful possession, she sets out to befriend the villains hapless wife, only to encounter the Welsh gentleman again. Should she follow her heart and trust him? The multi-talented Ms. Heath mixes elements of broad farce and high romance spiced with mystery and danger in a lively adventure sure to please the most discerning of readers.

Reviewed by: 
Melinda Helfer