Image of Lady Jenny's Christmas Portrait (Windham Series)


Image of Lady Jenny's Christmas Portrait (Windham Series)

A lovely Christmas story centering on the deep values of the holiday showcases Burrowes’ talents for creating unforgettable characters and telling stories that shine with the joy of the season. This is what readers have come to expect in Burrowes’ holiday tales, and Lady Jenny’s Christmas Portrait will be no disappointment.

When famed portrait painter Elijah Harrison is caught in a snowstorm, he seeks shelter at the nearest home. To Jenny Windham his visit is the best gift of all. As an aspiring artist she sees this chance encounter as an opportunity to learn from a master. The fact that Elijah is young and handsome only adds to her interest. Elijah’s dream of being accepted into the Royal Academy is getting closer. He cannot allow the temptation of falling in love to stop him from reaching his goal. With lovely Jenny as both pupil and muse, he feels he will attain his goal, yet Elijah knows that Jenny’s innate talent and his support of her work could endanger his chances. The undeniable attraction between them, the growing desire and the eventual love they share enables them to grow as people and artists, but will love or art win out? (SOURCEBOOKS, Oct., 384 pp., $7.99)
Reviewed by: 
Kathe Robin