When she dropped out of the paid workforce to stay home with her two children, she used those precious napping hours to write her first book, a contemporary romance, which went on to become a two-time finalist in the Romance Writers of America Golden Heart contest. Scotia is tired of being ignored and overshadowed by her sister, a gifted Guardian of the Targe, and she's become hell-bent on destroying the army out to capture the ancient Highland relic for their English king. Hopefully the next book is on it's way soon!! I had bought the audio version to go with it, but it has a download issue, so I just read the book, standalone. After his eldest brother pays the ultimate price for plotting against the king, Ailig MacLeod returns to Castle Assynt with a heavy heart. Ailig is the youngest and despised son of Laird MacLeod. She studied anthropology at Brown University before launching a career in the computer industry. It's fallen into disrepair, the family-and villagers-are feeling the brunt of a harsh winter, and everywhere he looks, spirits are down.
In 2014 she has two new books coming out. There is romance here that builds slowly and mildly descriptive lovemaking outside of marriage. She penned her first book when her children were young, writing whenever they napped. Hidden deep in the rugged Scottish Highlands lies the Highland Targe, an ancient relic guarded for centuries by clan MacAlpin. I do have the next book in the series so I will go to book two after a break, but if I hadn't already bought it, not sure I would buy it now.
The stakes have never been higher Start of a new series Laurin Wittig comes from a long line of natural story tellers so it only made sense that she was a voracious reader, and eventually became a story-teller, too. All seemed now to hang on the vagaries of a stubborn wasting disease. Veuillez effectuer une mise à jour de votre navigateur pour continuer sur Indigo. What will happen when he discovers the relic? Deep in the rugged Scottish countryside lies the Highland Targe, an ancient relic that, along with its Guardian, protects the heart of the Highlands. There is also another evil spy Archie who has been Nicolas spy partner for the past ten years. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Biblio is a marketplace for book collectors comprised of thousands of independent, professional booksellers, located all over the world, who list their books for sale online so that customers like you can find them! Aiding him in this is Morainn, a young widow he meets upon his return from the king.
What lowered by rating was the ending. Laurin Wittig was marked by her Scottish heritage at birth, when her parents chose her uniquely spelled name from a plethora of Scottish family monikers. The h is cousin to the daughters of the clan chief and she works hard for her clan. It was ok, nothing more, nothing less. He is lead to a small clan in the Highlands where he meets the h.
This is the first time that a read a book by this author and to my surprise, I discovered that she is truly a storyteller that kept my interest until the end. But as a voracious reader, it was only natural she would become a storyteller too. It is the first book of her Guardians of the Targe trilogy! She is one of the few authors that I have an 'auto buy'! She unfortunately doesn't have a lot of goodreads time at the moment, and you'll get a quicker response from another mod. Luckily my grandpa was Scottish along with other relatives so I could get into the flow of the book with it's Scottish terms. There was way too much introspection on the part of the main characters. Working together, they managed to intercept the man who would harm their king-one of Catriona's own brothers.
You will have to read this book to discover the answers. Ask questions, get to know us, share your love of all things historical romance A place to mingle with 12 of your favorite historical romance authors! As penance for his oldest son's attempted treachery aga. She was as restless and reckless then as she is now--only the stakes have become higher and more perilous. If prompted, choose Run or Save, then follow the rest of the prompts to complete the update. Rowan was also a great lead, she was gentle yet full of conviction!! Scotia MacAlpin may be only eighteen years old, but she's no stranger to trouble.
Her curiosity led her to a long career in the computer industry, first as a trainer, then as a consultant, and finally as a technical writer. Please be aware that there will be adult discussion in this group! I loved his accents and varying voices for the characters. Ailig had never planned to be chief of his clan, but with his oldest brother dead and the other three in forced service to King Robert the Bruce as penance for their treachery to the king, Ailig had returned to his clan with the King's order to become chief. The H insinuates himself within the clan so that he can find out about the Targe but he is very drawn to the h. Will the Targe be kept in the Highlands or England? Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition.
It really got on my nerves to the point that I was playing Solitaire on my ipad in between chapters not a good sign. I can't wait to read the next two books in this series -Highlander Avenged and Highlander Redeemed. Her developing love and his support helped him in his quest. The trouble was it was years ago that I read it and I didn't remember much. I am really looking forward to the next book in this series! Since King Robert the Bruce discovered that Ailig's eldest brother had conspired to bring about his death, he's sent this MacLeod home-with a special task that weighs heavy upon Ailig's heart. Only flag comments that clearly need our attention.
Returning home to the Scottish Highlands after battling the English, Tayg Munro receives a hero's welcome--and a shocking ultimatum. I so loved this story and was so sorry to see it end. Now he is a talented and cunning spy charged with finding and stealing the Highland Targe for his king. Dish, share, listen, and learn about the freshest new titles with Aestas a Welcome to Kindle Love Stories -- the community for those who love romance. Not a nice guy is all I can say.
For Ailig MacLeod, returning to his beloved home of Assynt Castle is bittersweet-constantly fighting with his brothers and his father has left him weary, and this tiring trek of attempting to bring his rebellious sister, Catriona, home, has made the journey even more harrowing. This is a very unique story and not your normal Highland Clan fighting, which I enjoyed. I love her style of writing! Rowan wants nothing more than to see the clan protected again, but when it seems that will never happen, she despairs—even when a handsome and charming stranger comes to her aid. Today, Laurin lives in southeastern Virginia with her two nearly grown children, her husband who refuses, under any circumstances, to ever wear a kilt , and their rescue Eskie. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions.