The Duke's Scottish Lass
by Tammy Andresen
My rating: 5 stars
Series: Brethren of Stone
Publication Date: August 3, 2018
Publisher: Tammy Andresen
Genre: Historical Romance
Print Length: 103 pages
Available from: Amazon
One family united by loss, driven to find love...
Lady Delia Alban absolutely cannot marry the handsome rake, Roderick Maddox, fourth Duke of Manchester, despite her brother Stone’s insistence she do just that. Though he has long reformed his ways, he steals her breath away every time their eyes meet and she simply doesn’t deserve that kind of happiness. Not after the death of her brother, Reginald. She must pay penance, because, if not for her, he would still be alive.
Roderick Maddox, has known for years he would marry Delia. Before Reginald’s death, he made a promise to his friend, not only would he care for Reginald’s sister, but he would reform himself into the type of man Delia deserved. He never expected Delia to ignite such passion or to be so resistant to him. Nor did he realize he held the secret about Reginald’s death that could crush their budding feelings forever.
Six siblings unite after the death of their parents around their eldest brother, Stone. They consider blood to be a binding oath and vow to protect one another. They all must face their own demons as they find love and their places in the world.
This story was formerly published as Taming a Lady Wolf. Delia’s brother’s decided their stories needed to be told as well. This is now the prequel novella to the series, Brethren of Stone.
The Duke's Scottish Lass by Tammy Andresen
Good reads come in small packages as proven by Tammy Andresen’s THE DUKE’S SCOTTISH LASS! From an action/pain-packed beginning to the fast forward to a friend’s promise, this romance is just one more in a string of quick historical romances that Ms. Andresen delivers hot and fresh!
Roderick promised his late best friend he would become a man worthy of his sister’s heart. He was once a young Delia’s hero, and now he is back to prove he can be her hero for life. Does she remember him from that fateful day on the cliff? Can he win her heart now or will the headstrong lass prove too hot to handle?
A quick read that is high on romance and heat as one young lady resists the charms of the stranger she feels a connection to. Is Delia playing hard to get? Can Roderick capture her heart the way he captured her body all those years ago? Low on angst, high on details that will lead to the perfect ending to a wonderful journey!
I received a complimentary ARC edition from Tammy Andresen!