Synopses & Reviews
Bestselling author Julie Garwood has written an irresistible novel about a fierce Scottish Highlander and the English lady who will bring him to his knees, in this classic historical romance.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;In this splendid andlt;Iandgt;New York Timesandlt;/Iandgt; bestseller, Julie Garwood brilliantly crafts the majestic story of a young Englishwoman determined to fight for her freedom...a woman whose life would be transformed by the rare, unexpected gift of love.andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt;When Lady Johanna learned that she was a widow, she vowed she would never marry again. Only sixteen, already she possessed a strength of will that impressed all who looked past her golden-haired beauty. Yet when King John demanded that she remarryand#8212;and selected a bridegroom for herand#8212;it seemed she must acquiesce, until her beloved foster brother suggested she wed his friend, the handsome Scottish warrior Gabriel MacBain.andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt;At first Johanna was shy, but as Gabriel tenderly revealed the splendid pleasures they would share, she came to suspect that she was falling in love with her gruff new husband. And it was soon apparent to the entire Highlands clan that their brusque, gallant laird had surrendered his heart completely. But now a desperate royal intrigue threatened to tear her from his sideand#8212;and to destroy the man whose love meant more to her than she had ever dreamed!
When Lady Johanna learned that she was a widow at 16 years of age, she vowed that she would never marry again. Yet when King John demanded that she remarry and selected a bridegroom for her, it seemed she must give in. But to her surprise, she fell in love with gruff Gabriel MacBain.
About the Author
Julie Garwood's andlt;iandgt;New York Timesandlt;/iandgt; bestselling romance and suspense novels include andlt;iandgt;Mercy, Heartbreaker, Ransom, Come the Spring, The Wedding, andlt;/iandgt;andandlt;iandgt; The Brideandlt;/iandgt;. There are more than thirty million copies of her books in print.