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Tamed by a Laird by Amanda Scott





Full Description:
National bestselling author Amanda Scott sweeps readers back to the turbulent fourteenth-century Scottish Borders, where valiant men and women risk everything for their land. Jenny Easdale is ready to accept her fate. She's agreed to marry a man she will never love - yet not before slipping away for one last adventure. Following a traveling minstrel troupe, she's whisked into a world of intoxicating freedom. Then, all too soon, she finds herself in danger - from a vengeful political plot against Scotland and from the man who has come to take her home. Dutybound to return with his brother's wayward bride, Sir High Douglas is not prepared for how her quick wit, courage, and laughing eyes touch his warrior heart. Now, as the merry minstrels play matchmaker and passion sparks between Hugh and Jenny, the conspiracy against Scotland builds...and threatens all they hold dear.

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About Author:
Amanda Scott, best-selling author and winner of the Romance Writers of America's RITA/Golden Medallion and The Romantic Times' awards for Best Regency Author and Best Sensual Regency, began writing on a dare from her husband. She has sold every manuscript she has written. More than twenty-five of her books are set in the English Regency period (1810-1820), others are set in fifteenth-century England and sixteenth-and eighteenth-century Scotland. Three are contemporary romances. Amanda lives with her husband and son in northern California.

For more information visit her webiste: http://home.att.net/~amandascott/


My Take on the Book:
I enjoyed this story, despite it taking forever to get into the romance part of it. Which when it did, it was hot!!! 150 pages into it I was still waiting for a heaving bosom, or something.
The stories aside from the romance were fantastic!! I enjoyed the history of Scotland and the feud with the English. I loved the detail the author used when describing scenery and characters. I felt a part of 1367 Scotland and not just a reader.
And of course the romance was awesome. I really got into the characters, and was cheering along that they stay married. I knew it a match too!!! In order to understand this, you MUST read the story. You, too, will get involved in mess Janet and Hugh make for themselves, and you, too, will cheer them on.
I think all you romance readers will LOVE this book in the end. Just keep reading!!! I can't wait to read the sequel, due out in January 2010.


~I did not receive any compensation for this post. This is my honest opinion.~

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  1. Okay, I have to pull this down off the shelf soon.

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