Johanna Templeton is on a life-and-death quest. Swept into an intrigue that rivals the tales she pens, she joins forces with a Highland rogue to find the treasure that will save her kidnapped niece—a prize the Scot seeks for reasons that have nothing to do with ransom. Engaging the Highlander in a sizzling battle of the sexes, Johanna shields her heart.
Connor MacMasters, spy for Queen Victoria, is a man on a mission—keep a legendary gemstone from an evil man. Trailing an American novelist who holds the key to the treasure should’ve been simple, but Johanna awakens feelings he’d long thought dead. Torn between duty and desire, he wants her in his bed, but loving her would be a fool’s game. Blasted shame his heart doesn’t agree.
Each book in the Highland Hearts series is STANDALONE:
* The Highlander Who Loved Me
* Lady Evelyn's Highland Protector
* Tempting the Highland Spy
Wonderful Highland Romantic Mystery!
Did I ever enjoy this Highland romance! Johanna, an American author of adventurous romances, sets out for Scotland to rescue her niece after her abduction by an unscrupulous character. The unscrupulous character believes that Johanna is in possession of a priceless artifact that gives the holder immense powers. While in Scotland, Johanna is set upon by brigands at the behest of the unscrupulous character but is herself rescued by our handsome hero, Connor. During the madcap evasions from the bad guys and the pursuit of the whereabouts of the artifact themselves, Connor and Johanna fall in love…and thus the bad guys are foiled and a happy ever after is achieved by the good guys..A lovely story!