Beaten. Humiliated. Fed up.
Penny runs away from an abusive, foul, bootlegging husband.
She finds her way to the booming, glamorous Windy City. Flappers, automobiles, and crime are everywhere!
It’s intimidating for a young woman on her own, and she finds solace in having her morning coffee at Louis’s, a French fine-dining establishment.
When the snobby host tries to throw Penny out, and she responds with spunk and sass, owner and chef, Gustave Lévesque takes notice. Gustave sits and talks with her for a while. Their conversation is witty and flirtatious, leaving Penny flustered and confused.
Gustave yearns to help Penny live out her dreams and Penny in turn, becomes Gustave’s muse.
Gustave was starting to think he would never find her. He questions, can a love truly grow this rapidly and burns this intensely. It’s perfect, pure, and passionate. Only, they haven’t gotten around to sharing their darkest secrets.
A deep dark secret forces Gustave to decide between Penny and his restaurant and what will happen when Penny’s past come to haunt her?
Start reading this amazing new Prohibition Era romance now. It will leave you jazzed on love, you’ll be aching for more.