Author(s): Zoe Miller
Izzie Mallon had expected to spend Christmas with her husband Sam in their beautifully restored apartment on the top floor of a Georgian house in Henrietta Square. But when Sam dies suddenly in an accident, Izzie faces Christmas alone, shutting out her neighbours, and her family.
But then her husband's long-time friend, Eli Sanders, arrives on her doorstep, his flight home to America diverted to Dublin just before the snowbound airport closed. Izzie has never met Eli in person but knows the strong bond between the two men.
But as Izzie discovers more about Eli, cracks in his story begin to show. All is not as it seems but can Izzie see through her grief before it's too late? And what does Eli want from her?