By Margaret Mallory
(Forever, Mass Market Paperback, 9780446583091, 400pp.)
Publication Date: October 30, 2012
From the Isle of Skye to the battlefields of France, Duncan MacDonald has never escaped the memory of the true love he left behind. Deemed unworthy of a chieftain's daughter, Duncan abandoned the lovely Moira to prove his worth in battle. Now, when called upon to rescue her from a rival clan, one thing is certain: Moira's pull on his heart is stronger than ever.
Bartered away in marriage to a violent man, Moira will do anything to ensure she and her son survive. When a rugged warrior arrives to save her, the desperate beauty thinks her prayers have been answered-until she realizes it's Duncan. The man who once broke her heart is now her only hope. Moira vows never again to give herself-or reveal her secrets-to the fierce warrior, but as they race across the sea, danger and desire draw them ever closer.
Margaret Mallory abandoned a career as a lawyer to become a romance novelist. Why this surprised everyone, she doesn't know. Who wouldn't rather have thrilling adventures with handsome Highlanders than write briefs and memos? Margaret lives in the beautiful Pacific Northwest with her husband, a goofy dog, and a crabby cat. With her children off to college, she spends most of her time working on her next book in The Return of the Highlanders series. Margaret loves to hear from readers.
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"THE WARRIOR has just raised the bar by which all historical romances should
be measured. Equal parts heart-stopping passion, heart-wrenching pain,
and unending adventure, Margaret Mallory has just bestowed upon readers
the penultimate happy-ever-after."
"Top Pick! Margaret Mallory is an amazing writer, capable of evoking strong emotions with her stories. While I enjoyed the first two books in this stellar series, The Warrior is by far my favorite one yet."
"A first-rate, emotion-invoking adventure."
"[S]izzling and captivating...Mallory weaves a fine yarn with plenty of spice and thrills."
-Publishers Weekly on The Sinner
"4 1/2 Stars! The sizzling sexual tension between the hero and heroine will leave readers breathless."
-RT Book Reviews on The Sinner
"TOP PICK! 4 1/2 stars! Mallory imbues history with a life of its own, creating a deeply moving story. Her characters are vibrantly alive and full of emotional depth, each with their own realistic flaws. Her sensuous and highly passionate tale grabs the reader and doesn't let go."
-RT Book Reviews on The Guardian
"An impressive debut...Margaret Mallory is a star in the making."
-New York Times bestselling author Mary Balogh on Knight of Desire
"Spellbinding! Few writers share Margaret Mallory's talent for bringing history to vivid, pulsing life."
-New York Times bestselling author Virginia Henley on Knight of Desire