Hannah and the Highlander (Untamed Highlanders)
First in a brand-new sequence from ny instances bestselling writer Sabrina York in regards to the daring, brawny males of the Highlands-and the beautiful lasses who convey them to their knees...
Highlanders are her weakness.
Hannah Dounreay has no time for suitors who in simple terms look drawn to her family's land, which she manages in addition to any guy. If she marries, she desires to be enjoyed for the trained, self reliant lady she is. but if a robust, silent-and spectacularly handsome-Highlander saves her from a violent assault, her center is stirred. who's this guy? And if he asks for Hannah's hand, will she be capable to face up to him?
Love is the main robust weapon of all.
Alexander Lochlannach, Laird of Dunnet, has no time to lose. The Highlands are in an uproar as clans conflict for land-without mercy-and Alexander cannot have the funds for to fall for the wildly appealing, strong-willed Hannah. what is extra, he has a determined mystery, person who might damage them either. yet as their allure becomes an all-consuming ardour, Alexander has no selection yet to end up to Hannah that he is the one guy for her-body and soul...in Hannah and the Highlander.
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Vulnerability in his eye and a bothered flip to his lips. Alexander had identified he wouldn’t like Caithness. He simply hadn’t learned how a lot. most sensible to finish this interview fast. with out a observe, he thrust his account books on the duke. Caithness seemed a bit of shocked, yet he dusted the powdered sugar from his palms and took them. He flicked in the course of the pages, scanning the neat columns, yet with such informal brevity Alexander knew he couldn’t be seeing whatever. After a second or of such.
What his son had attempted to do was once heinous and— “He has an offer ye probably want to hear,” Scrabster whispered. Now this used to be superb. even if any inspiration from Stafford could, without doubt, be abhorrent. The rumors and reviews coming from Sutherland, the place he had his seat, have been sickening. Stafford used to be within the strategy of clearing his land, although they known as it Improvements—evicting tenants and uploading sheep to make a revenue. the difficulty was once, the tenants had nowhere else to head and those that.
yet prior to he might, a harsh voice rang out from the backyard. “Your Grace! the place have you ever been?” Dougal strode towards the duke, as if a guy on a project to save lots of his lord from a vile villain. The glance Dougal shot at Hannah made transparent she was once the villain. She provided him a gleaming smile. simply to be opposite. “Ah, i used to be simply taking a stroll. i wished it after our journey.” Dougal’s forehead furrowed. “Are you … feeling very well, Your Grace?” “I’m feeling nice. Fine.” He swept out his palms. “What.
stated to have belonged to the MacAlpin,” Lana acknowledged. Dougal stilled. “Which one?” Lana shot him a frown. “The MacAlpin. Kenneth. the 1st king of Scotland.” The duke went a trifle light. His lips labored. He cleared his throat. “May I … see it?” “Of course.” Hannah leaned nearer. The hair on Alexander’s nape rose because the duke reached for the necklace. even though he used to be cautious to not contact her, he was once a ways too shut for convenience. Alexander stumbled on himself leaning nearer in addition, and never simply because he.