Newly Released Dec. 22nd, 2015
The bastard daughter of the French king, Marie Alesia Serouge has just one chance at freedom when she escapes her captor in the Scottish highlands. A mere pawn in a scheme to destroy relations between France and Scotland, Marie must reach her father and reveal the Englishman’s treacherous plot. But she can’t abandon the wounded warrior she stumbles upon—and she can’t deny that his fierce masculinity, Scottish or not, stirs something wild inside her.
Colyne MacKerran is on a mission for his king, and he’s well aware that spies are lying in wait for him everywhere. Wounded en route, he escapes his attackers and is aided by an alluring Frenchwoman…whose explanation for her presence in the Highlands rings false. Even if she saved his life, he cannot trust her with his secrets. But he won’t leave her to the mercy of brigands, either—and as they race for the coast, he can’t help but wonder if her kiss is as passionate as she is.
With nothing in common but their honor, Colyne and Marie face a dangerous journey to safety through the untamed Scottish landscape—and their own reckless hearts…
Diana Cosby has done it again. This story is all I’ve come to expect from her books and more. Passion, danger with pretty accurate history thrown in for good measure, this is another riveting fast paced story lined with adventure, murder, mystery, abduction, deceit, betrayal and romance that sizzles. This is book #3 of the series and the other two are equally as good as this one.
As usual with Diana Cosby books this is not one to be missed.
I received a Free Digital ARC of this book from the publisher through Netgalley in exchange for an honest review.