Child of the Mist
In the harsh Scottish highlands of 1565, superstition and treachery threaten a truce between rival clans. It's a weak truce at first, bound only by an arranged engagement between Anne MacGregor and Niall Campbell-the heirs of the feuding families.While Niall wrestles with his suspicions about a... show more
In the harsh Scottish highlands of 1565, superstition and treachery threaten a truce between rival clans. It's a weak truce at first, bound only by an arranged engagement between Anne MacGregor and Niall Campbell-the heirs of the feuding families.While Niall wrestles with his suspicions about a traitor in his clan, Anne's actions do not go unnoticed. And as accusations of witchcraft abound, the strong and sometimes callous Campbell heir must fight for Anne's safety among disconcerted clan members. Meanwhile his own safety in threatened with the ever-present threat of someone who wants him dead.Will Niall discover the traitor's identity in time? Can Anne find a way to fit into her new surroundings? Will the two learn to love each other despite the conflict? With a perfect mix of a burgeoning romance and thrilling suspense, this book is historical fiction at its best.
Publish date: February 1st 2005
Pages no: 336
Edition language: English
, Adult Fiction
, Historical Fiction
, Historical Romance
, Christian Fiction
, Christian Romance
Series: These Highland Hills (#1)
View content warning and full review at Fire and Icehttp://fireandicephoto.blogspot.com/2013/11/featured-free-fiction-content-breviews.htmlThis was my first experience with Christian Scottish Fiction and I enjoyed the historical elements of the harsh conditions of women being accused of witchcraft f...
What a great lesson that this book instills....Don't judge! Throughout this book many people were not how they were perceived. I love the parallels the author made between many of the characters: Mary-Claudia and Patrick-Leroy. How different Mary's life would have been if she had met someone like...
I could not finish the book. I hate giving bad ratings but the book was not for me. I love highlander type books but after 4 chapters the book was still not for me. it seriously needs a better edit. The sentence structure is awful, she doesn't stick to one type of language they speak in sometime...
Synopsis:Harsh Scottish highlands, 1565.Anne MacGregor is a born healer but some people call her a witch and avoid her at all cost (until they or somebody from their family gets ill of course). Niall Campbell, a seasoned warrior and the next clan leader, is mourning his young wife who has died duri...