(from the back of the book) It was too late to correct their mistakes. Sorrel didn't particularly want to meet her long-lost cousin, Val, from Australia. However, since the girl had come all this way just to make contact, it seemed a little churlish not to welcome her. As there was no room at home, it was agreed that Sorrel and Val should share the Welsh farmhouse that was being renovated for Sorrel's brother and his wife. Conditions were a bit primitive, but that didn't matter. At least, not until Sorrel found herself snowed in with this long-lost cousin, who turned out to be a handsome, six-foot male!