Welcome to Medieval Monday! We only have a few more weeks, so I hope you've been following along. My guest today is my dear friend and talented author, Lane McFarland! She's sharing a snippet from her book, To Support a King.
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Pressed against his brawny body invoked wanton images to flash through her mind.
He released her and stepped back. “I want ye to be mindful of the dangers ye ignore.” He studied her. “Ye will accompany me to the castle.”
She stared at his back as he started up the rocky incline. Trembling, she hugged her middle and leaned against the boulder to compose herself. She had obviously been wrong about what he wanted and heat rose to her ears.
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Plagued by atrocities he committed against innocent victims while pursuing his father’s killers, Laird Mangus MacAndrew pledged to defend and provide for his clan. But his leadership is tested when two of his ships are attacked and his crews massacred. Desperate to fulfill his obligation to protect the clan, Mangus agrees to help reinstate The Turnberry Bond. His mission—garner support for the Bruce and avenge the deaths of his men.
The MacAndrew clan provides Catriona Butler something her Irish home could not, a safe haven. But when she receives a missive her brother is imprisoned and will be executed unless acceptable éraic can be obtained, she must return to her homeland. Mangus agrees to take Catriona to Ireland and vows she will not become a distraction, but he longs to be near her. Catriona witnesses Mangus’s fierce anger and grows distrustful. After a life of suffering her father’s vicious temper, she is skeptical of anyone with a penchant for violence. She attempts to keep her distance, but her traitorous heart pulls her in Mangus’s direction.
With the fate of the kingdom on his shoulders, will Mangus reunite the men of The Turnberry Bond? Can he pursue vengeance against his enemies without taking more innocent lives? And can Catriona free her brother and grow to trust Mangus, staying true to her heart?
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