of the Beast
A lady in need of rescuing . . .
Catherine Keith finds herself plagued by a persistent Sassunach
Earl who tries to press her into marriage. His intent is to acquire
her holdings on Dunlaider Castle. Having been twice widowed, she
does not want another man in her life. She tries to refuse the help
that her sister has sent in the form of a battle-scarred warrior.
In Sir Marmaduke Strongbow, she sees a proud and fearless warrior
that is capable of solving all her problems. How will she react
when she finds out that not only has he been sent to protect her
lands, but to become her husband?
A Warrior sworn to protect . . .
Marmaduke Strongbow is stunned by the request of his closest friend
Linnet MacKenzie. She fears for the safety of her sister Catherine
and begs him to seek her out, protect her land, and become her husband
true. He reluctantly gives in to her request and pledges his loyalty
to protect Catherine’s land; but, he doubts once she views
his scarred image she will willing agree to wed him. Or will she?
Welfonder has given Marmaduke the magic that was needed to wrap
this memorable character around the hearts of millions. I found
this book to be the perfect ending to a character that I have grown
to look for in prior novels. It was a joy to read/review such an
extremely moving novel. Ms. Welfonder once again has produced another