The Duke and Miss Christmas is a lovely story about the sister of a Duke named Gwen and a Duke named Crispin. If you have read the other books in the series you know who Crispin is. He has a Rakehell reputation in London for his exploits when he was younger. Gwen had a season in London and a Scoundrel broke her heart. When she meets Crispin for the first time she thinks he is trying to make off with her younger sister and attacks him. Crispin is helping the young lady onto his horse so he can get her to her home for medical attention when he is attacked from behind by a hoyden with a wicker basket. Gwen does not want anything to do with this Duke and Crispin has decided he wants a kiss. Therein follows the courtship with wonderful romance, laughter and lots of love. This is a Beautiful novella that you read and love, I did!!!