Luke Salieri thought he'd seen everything. But when he inherits a dilapidated English estate from a woman he's never heard of—quirky conditions included—it’s a mystery he wants resolved immediately. Some woman has to meet his needs, but what will it take to persuade her? Employment for a whole year? Researching the old house and its fantastic contents is enticing – but Rhia Ashton can’t see herself not wanting Luke as well. Can she live with him for a whole year and then walk away? Rhia has her own ideas about what will make it worth her while.