His life took an unexpected turn that brought him to her village. She
has a successful bakery/coffee shop that was her dead best friend's
dream. A contentious meeting has her trying to fight her attraction to
him. He wants to charm her to his side of things. Can they change each
the other's mind or will a not-so-secret affair change their lives
Griffin wants to change Hamilton into a resort town, but Melody doesn't
want the town to change. When she finds out who he is, she kicks him
out of her shop. He's completely captivated on first seeing Melody and
hearing her cursing. A heated exchange at a town council meeting has
the people of Hamilton wondering what's really going on between
Griffin stops by the cafe to make an appointment for a meeting to talk
about the changes he has in mind. He ends up helping her with her
baking, and they both cannot deny the attraction between them. Griffin
finds he can open up to Melody in a way he's never been able to do
with anyone and knows that Melody is special to him... But when Griffin
is called away, Melody is devastated and is worried he won't come back
to Hamilton. Will they be able to find a way to be together?
Donna Kauffman's Hamilton
Christmas Novellas series is brought to a close with the story
of the unknown relative who wants to change his family's town in NAUGHTY BUT NICE. Only to be
blindsided by the attraction and love for the bakery owner who is happy
with her shop as it is. The instant attraction is what brings them
together but the love for each other keeps them together. A story of
the love of home, and family shows that you can have both with some
compromise and laughter even when in the beginning your strangers.
Businessman Griffin’s never believed in luck . . . until
sassy-sweet small-town baker Melody turns his world around.
Except there’s a catch: There’s no way he’ll be able to
build his empire and hold on to her. This new love could
destroy all his dreams—or make this Christmas better than he
ever imagined possible . . .