Highlander Untamed by Monica McCarty

By Monica McCarty

Rory MacLeod is a daring and strong Highland leader with just one allegiance–to his extended family. He vows revenge opposed to the rival MacDonald extended family, notwithstanding responsibility calls for a handfast marriage to Isabel MacDonald–a bride he doesn't wish and has no purpose of retaining. yet Rory couldn’t have expected the fascinating girl who demanding situations his steely regulate, and unleashes the untamed ardour simmering underneath his fierce exterior.

Blessed with incomparable attractiveness, Isabel MacDonald is ready to exploit each ability possible–including seduction–to discover her husband’s so much guarded secrets and techniques. in its place Rory awakens Isabel’s private wishes and her sweetest fantasies. Now Isabel has discovered the happiness she’s consistently dreamed of with the very guy she needs to betray, and discovers that keenness will be way more risky than revenge.

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His little niece. The ultimate success of his plan depended on her. He abhorred relying on a woman for anything, useless creatures that they were, but in this it was necessary. There was no other way. Was the chit strong enough to do her part? She was very young and inexperienced. It was part of her charm. But it also made her a liability. He hadn’t missed her fascination with the MacLeod chief. Sleat would keep a close eye on her progress and make sure she understood the consequences for her clan if she failed.

Large windows provided a panoramic view of the loch. A small fireplace supplied heat. The wooden walls were painted a soft yellow but otherwise unadorned. Colorful jewel-toned carpets similar to those in the downstairs hall covered the floor. But the enormous four-posted bed dominated the room. It was similar to the bed in her old chamber with its luxurious thick feather mattress and pillows, except that it did not have the colorful silk hangings surrounding it. There was a simple wool coverlet and cozy fur pelt for cold nights.

As the birlinn tossed atop the waves, it was difficult to tell where the rain ended and the loch began. A long summer day on the Isle of Skye. Wonderful. Her hand darted from beneath the warm folds of her cloak, attempting to gather the errant strands of auburn that whipped across her face and tangled in her mouth. Her efforts were in vain. The wind blew mercilessly, tearing her hair from its bindings as soon as she’d finished. Icy droplets pelted her raw cheeks, mingling with the tears that slid from the corners of her eyes.

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