Writing as Kate Lace

Revised jacket - The Chalet Girl The ski season. A glamorous world of snowy pistes, gorgeous ski  instructors and glittering après-ski nightlife. What’s not to love?    Chalet girl, Millie Braythorpe should be in heaven. But thanks to four months of endless bed-making and cooking for guests, her ‘glamorous’ ski season feels more like hell. The only thing she looks forward to these days is her nightly gig singing in a little French bar. Then handsome Luke comes to stay at her chalet and Millie falls head over heels in love. But is Luke to be trusted or is her Alpine romance destined to end in wipeout.   Buy now

PiMovienning tight clothing to unnervingly handsome actors – now there’s a job fashionista Gemma would be crazy to pass up. That’s why she’s delighted to find herself working as assistant wardrobe mistress on a huge, lavishly produced film. And the movie’s sexy star, A-lister Jono Knighton, has taken a real shine to her, so life just gets better and better. There’s just the small matter of Jono’s wife, the petrifying Rowan, to consider…  Buy now


When Lucy Carter lands a job in a stately home she feels that all her dreams have come true. Not only is she in fabulous surroundings deep in the country but she is also working for the Earl of Arden. He was once married to the beautiful Becca Hetherington, a gold-medal-winning three-day eventer, and together they were Britain’s golden couple – until Becca was killed in a tragic accident. Now a widower, the Earl is a brooding, romantic figure and there are many women, one in particular, who have their sights set on becoming the next Countess. As Lucy settles into her new job, she finds herself increasingly drawn to the Earl, and she isn’t alone; all the staff adore him and are fiercely loyal. But as Lucy glimpses behind the money and glamour, she realises that the Earl’s past isn’t the fairytale everyone believed…  Buy now


Love is in the air… and on the water. Working as a chef on a luxurious holiday yacht, Poppy’s come a long way from her parents’ pub in Cornwall and enjoys a tranquil existence sailing around the Greek islands. Until the Garvie family show up that is. When their boisterous behaviour forces Poppy to pay a visit to a super-yacht docked nearby, she meets handsome deckhand Charlie and everything gets a lot more exciting. She wouldn’t mind getting cosy in her cabin with him! But why does Jake, the brooding skipper, keep rocking the boat? When it comes to falling in love, Poppy may be in danger of going overboard… Buy now 


By day, Jess Dryden is a police officer. By night, she is an exotic dancer at Shoq nightclub. Holding down two jobs is not easy, but she’s skint, and the money she earns dancing is too good to turn down. But when Jess’s DI asks her to investigate some dodgy dealings at Shoq, her two lives threaten to collide, and the results could be explosive. And with her sexy police colleague Matt jumping to all the wrong conclusions, it’s more than just her career that’s on the line… Buy now  


Tilly de Liege may be Lady of the Manor, but it’s not quite as fabulous as it sounds – the de Lieges may be high society but they’re also flat broke. When boarding school-bound Tilly meets skater boy Ashley from the local comprehensive, it feels like the start of something special. But fate – and Tilly’s father – are soon conspiring against them. Then moneyed older man Marcus appears on the scene…  Are Tilly and Ashley star-crossed lovers or simply poles apart? Buy now      

 Gypsy Wedding 27 APRIL-2[2]Brought up in a caravan on a settled trailer park, Vicky could not be happier with her life. At 15 she is engaged to her childhood friend Liam, the handsomest man on the park. Not only that, but she can’t help feeling she’s got the balance of her life just right. She’s doing well at school and if she works hard she might even fulfill her dream of becoming a dressmaker. Buy now     

 CoxMeet the members of St George’s Boat Club: Dan – dark and brooding, he has to work day and night to achieve his dream of rowing in the London Olympics. Rollo – rich and arrogant, when he’s not rowing he spends his time seducing women and spending money. Amy – a brilliant cox who catches the eye of both Dan and Rollo. In a boat Dan and Rollo row perfectly together, but on land they despise each other. So with the addition of Amy to the mix, sporting behaviour is the last thing on their mind. May the best man win? Not a chance.From Henley Regatta to the Oxford-Cambridge Boat Race, and finally to the biggest race of their lives, their determination to settle old scores threatens to capsize everyone’s plans. Buy now