Bits 'n Bobs Author Blog
It's another Monday, and I'm welcoming the marvelous Mary Morgan today. She's sharing my First Kiss excerpt from The Highlander's Pirate Bride on her blog here: https://www.marymorganauther.com/blog
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Here's what's happening in Mary's book, Magnar, the first book in her new Wolves of Clan Sutherland series. Magnar has been ordered by King William to offer marriage to Elspeth Gunn to secure an alliance and protection for the new young chieftain—her nephew. The marriage is not looked upon as favorable to Magnar nor Elspeth.
The wolf surrenders to no one...
Elspeth snorted and folded her arms over her full breasts. “’Tis not your right.”
“To which? Marriage or slaying Baardsen?”
“Both. I shall return to the abbey, and when Erik is of age, he can seek his vengeance for the death of his father,” she answered in a rush.
Magnar stormed to her side, glaring down at her. “You would allow him to carry this burden until the deed was done? The lad is only seven. It will harden him to a shell of violence, and he cannot rule without counsel."
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Last week’s snippet on Barbara Bettis’ blog: http://www.barbarabettis.com/index.php/blog/
Follow along next week on Ruth A. Casie’s blog: http://ruthacasie.blogspot.com/
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Known as the Barbarian, Magnar MacAlpin is a fierce ruler for those under his command. As leader of the Wolves of Clan Sutherland, his loyalty and obedience lies with Scotland. However, the king’s last demand is not something Magnar will tolerate.
After Elspeth Gunn’s brother the Chieftain of Castle Steinn is murdered, she flees with her nephew, and finds safety amongst a band of men who are rumored to be part wolf. When the king forces her to wed a heathen Northman, she fears losing her heart and soul not only to the man, but the beast as well.
In order to restore peace to a shattered clan, Magnar and Elspeth travel a treacherous path that challenges their beliefs. When evil seeks to destroy ancient traditions, will Magnar be compelled to restrain his wolf or allow him free to protect those he loves?
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