It's the start of a new season at White Cairns Ski School in Scotland and co-owner Jude Winters - mother, home-maker and graphic artist - has been landed in it.
With their usual manager stuck in New Zealand, she's been saddled with recruiting their team and running the ski school.
But she has no idea what she's doing.
Fortunately there are friends on hand to help - for the moment - but each of them has their own struggles. MORE >
Wandering Kiwi Mike Cole has put his globe-hopping ski adventure on hold to help Jude get things into shapeBut he's still on the run from his past and feels the rest of the world callingSeasoned instructor Fiona Easton has faced heartache and loss, and hopes being back at work will help her recoverBut tempestuous weather and troublesome pupils create a life-threatening situation she struggles to overcome.
Juggling a disparate batch of new instructors learning to work together would be hard enough, if it weren't the least of Jude's worriesBattling accidents, equipment shortfalls, and even sabotage, Jude and her team take on one problem after another to keep the ski school going - and the season has only just begun.Please note
- British English spelling and grammar
"Secrets in the Snow
" is a collection of the early season stories from White Cairns Ski School
, a novella series about a Scottish snowsports school.
It contains Episodes 1-3:
- Winter Arrives (Episode 1)
- Fear of Falling (Episode 2)
- My Snowy Valentine (Episode 3)
Episode 4-6, and 3 short stories are also available to complete the series.