Welcome to Medieval Monday! We're on week ten of our ongoing theme of nature. Gasp! I can't believe how the weeks have flown. My guest today is the lovely and talented Ruth A. Casie. She's sharing a snippet from her medieval romance, The Pirate's Jewel. And if you've enjoyed our Medieval Monday video, all praise goes to this wonderful lady for creating such a gem for us to use.
If you're following along with my snippets from To Weave A Highland Tapestry, then hop on over to Ruth's blog here!
Snippet from The Pirate's Jewel
“I was afraid you’d think I was Magnus.” He cupped her head and drew her to his chest. He staggered forward fighting his way against the wind to reach the entrance. Here, there was some protection from the wind. He made fast work of the door.
Did you miss excerpt nine? Find it on Bambi’s blog https://bambilynnblog.wordpress.com
For the full excerpt join Ruth next week on my blog http://ruthacasie.blogspot.com/
Deception and family honor are at stake – so is her heart.
Wesley Reynolds will do anything to avenge his family’s banishment from Dundhragon Castle even throw in with the notorious pirate, MacAlpin. His plan, ruin Lord Ewan’s trading network. He has a more devious plan for his father’s ‘best friend,’ the man who abandoned them at the eleventh hour. He’ll ruin the man’s most precious jewel, his daughter Darla. Wesley’s so close to ruining the trade network and succeeding he can almost taste it, but revenge is not nearly as sweet as Darla’s kisses.
Darla Maxwell, beloved by her parents has no prospects of marriage. Her father and Lord Ewan search to find her the right husband. Darla’s special gifts are frightening to many. She has visions that often come true. The murky image of a man haunts her, she’s sure it’s Lord Ewan’s soon-to-be son-in-law, but the vision morphs when she meets Wesley. The meaning couldn’t be any clearer to her, her destiny lies with Wesley.
When revelations surface indicating Wesley has been deceived and his revenge misplaced. Will he find the truth of what really happened to his family in time to stop the pirates? Will Darla ever forgive him? Will he ever forgive himself?
“Ruth A. Casie’s vivid descriptions place you right in the story. It is a wonderful read I highly recommend.” ~ Deb
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