Gerri Seward poses as Gerri Ward, a housekeeper at Emory Estates, hoping to vindicate her grandfather who died in prison for a murder he did not commit. Her faith weak, Gerri works on her own guile with the help of the estate's groundskeeper and handyman, Rich Drake. In the gloomy mansion, Gerri finds clues, but the closer she gets to the answer, danger rises.
Nikki Townley, a fashion buyer, looking for a life with deeper meaning, leaves her career and moves to a small tourist town in northern Michigan to assist her ailing great-aunt Winnie in running her floundering antique business. There she finds herself caught in a mystery searching for her aunt's missing fortune, facing an investment company in pursuit of her aunt's property, and hoping to save long-distance romance with her faithful male friend Rob Moore.
Although once a stranger in the German village, Maddy meets Jacob during a folk festival, and her life changes when her moneyed life seems unimportant compared to the lives of the orphans she meets through Jacob. As their friendship grows, she finds herself involved in his family's mystery regarding their Black Forest castle and a missing deed. Will Jacob help her fulfill more than her long-time dream?
"Light and airy romance."
Steffi Rosetti is assigned to cover the spring fashion collection in Milan, Italy, but her trip is complicated by a strange, unexpected letter from someone she has never met - her paternal grandmother. Curious and apprehensive, Steffi heads for Italy where she meets the new photographer for Mode, and as they explore the streets of Milan and the waterways of Venice, she makes her decision whether or not to visit this woman she's never known, unaware of how her life would change with these two new encounters.