Vikki Vaught

Romance Author

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Lady Helen is devastated when she learns that the duke who has courted her all spring is marrying another. She returns to her ancestral home to mend her broken heart. While watching her brother’ children at play, she realizes she desperately wants a child of her own.

When Lady Helen returns to London, she meets Matthew Cunningham, the Earl of Collingswood, a handsome young widower with twin daughters, looking for a wife. After a brief courtship, she agrees to a marriage of convenience.

Helen arrives at Collingswood Hall to find a run-down estate, his daughters running amok and Matthew’s younger brother and sister creating mischief. Then she finds out that her husband’s former mistress is determined to seek her revenge.

Even though passion ignites between them, Helen wonders if she dare risk her heart again, or should she run screaming from the chaos in Matthew’s life?

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Love Sneaked In

When a duke toys with Lady Helen's affections, she swears off love for good. But then she meets the Earl of Collingswood and sparks fly.

After a brief courtship, she agrees to a marriage of convenience. The earl is determined to win her love. Will Lady Helen give Matthew her trust and her heart or will she ignore her instincts and deny her chance at happiness?