The fourth in the MacGruder series, Cosby delights and pleases ! For this book, I wasn’t familiar with the author so I went back and read each book. I fell in love with the books and the characters. Such richness, fun, romance, and history rolled up into one. Emma and Dubh are such a combination that you will be rooting for the pair. Emma although she is not telling the truth is such a compelling character and when she finds herself torn between a man she can love and her duties. So if you are looking for that historical highlander series then you will have to read Diana Cosby’s His Destiny along with the others in the series.
Genre: Historical Romance
As one of England’s most capable mercenaries, Emma Astyn can charm an enemy and brandish a knife with unmatched finesse. Assigned to befriend Dubh Duer, an infamous Scottish rebel, she assumes the guise of innocent damsel Christina Moffat to intercept the writ he’s carrying to a traitorous bishop. But as she gains the dark hero’s confidence and realizes they share a tattered past, compassion—and passion—distract her from the task at hand…
BUT THE TRUTH MAY TEAR THEM APART
His legendary slaying of English knights has won him the name Dubh Duer, but Sir Patrik Cleary MacGruder is driven by duty and honor, not heroics. Rescuing Christina from the clutches of several such knights is a matter of obligation for the Scot. But there’s something alluring about her fiery spirit, even if he has misgivings about her tragic history. Together, they’ll endure a perilous journey of love and betrayal, and a harrowing fight for their lives…