Novice writer Flora gets into trouble when she impersonates her artist friend Mercedes at a client meeting. Has she lost her own chance of publication?
Single parent and novice writer Flora has enough problems dealing with her own feelings of inadequacy and her daughter's anxieties about her appearance. When Flora inadvertently impersonates her artist friend Mercedes Brown at a client meeting she is horrifed to find the client is Charlie Buxton the sexy, implacable publisher.
Will Flora be able to keep up the pretence for long enough to secure the commission for her friend and still get her own book published? When Flora's teenage daughter goes missing and Flora's ex-husband turns up unexpectedly with bad news how will Flora choose between family and ambition?