X Marks the Scot
"An exciting Highland adventure with sensual and compelling romance."—Amanda Forester, author of True Highland Spirit on Temptation in a Kilt He was a Highland Rogue Wicked with a Bow and Just as Wicked with the Ladies. Declan MacGregor hadn't a care in the world beyond finding a soft bed and a... show more
"An exciting Highland adventure with sensual and compelling romance."—Amanda Forester, author of True Highland Spirit on Temptation in a Kilt He was a Highland Rogue Wicked with a Bow and Just as Wicked with the Ladies. Declan MacGregor hadn't a care in the world beyond finding a soft bed and a willing woman...until he had to escort Lady Liadain Campbell to the English court. The woman needles him at every turn, but he can't just abandon her to that vipers' nest without protection. She Never Asked for a Bodyguard... Liadain wasn't thrilled to be left in the care of her clan's archrival. It was as if the man never had a lady tell him no before! And yet as whispers of treason swirl through the court and the threat of danger grows even sharper, her bitter enemy soon becomes the only one she can trust...
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: February 5th 2013
Publisher: Sourcebooks Casablanca
Pages no: 352
Edition language: English
Series: Bad Boys of the Highlands (#2)
It will come as no surprise to anyone who actually bothers to read my blog, or check out my Cannonball progress, that I read a LOT. So much so that, fingers crossed, while I severely doubt I will be able to complete the triple Cannonball this year (it nearly killed all my joy of reading last year), ...
I liked this second book just as much as the first. Love a marriage of convenience story :)
My review contains spoilers and they're mostly my thoughts as I went with the book...X Marks the Scot by Victoria Roberts was pretty damned good! Since my experience with book 1 wasn’t inspiring, I didn’t know what to expect from this one. But, VR made it all worthwhile for me! I thoroughly enjoyed ...
Full review at Tempting ReadsOverall, this was a solid romance with likable characters and a fun and romantic story of (sort of) friends to lovers. I was left feeling there were some unresolved issues at the end. There is a continuing story arch in this book from the previous one and I think the sto...
3.5 starsThere's something very comfortable about this book... it plays by the rules of both Highland stories and romance stories. But it's... predictable. Well-written (I've come to expect that ebooks have typos in them) and picking up with Declan and Liadan from the 1st book, it's a great afternoo...