By Stephanie Laurens
#1 New York Times bestselling writer Stephanie Laurens returns to Scotland with a story of 2 fanatics irrevocably associated through destiny.
Thomas Carrick is pushed to manage all points of his lifestyles. the rich proprietor of Carrick companies, positioned in bustling Glasgow, he's one in every of that city's so much eligible bachelors and intends to pick a spouse from the numerous younger girls paraded sooner than him. He desires to take that subsequent step alongside his self-determined direction, but nobody captures his eye, nor his attention…not the way in which Lucilla Cynster did.
Thomas has kept away from his clan's property since it borders Lucilla's domestic, yet anxious studies from his clansmen strength him to come back. His uncle, the laird, is ill, a family members is desperately in poor health, and the healer is subconscious and death. accountability leaves Thomas no selection yet to hunt support from the final lady he desires to face.
Strong-willed and passionate, Lucilla has been anticipating Thomas to come back and declare his position by means of her part. She is familiar with he's her fated lover, husband, protector, and mate simply as she is his one real love. notwithstanding his go back wasn't on her account, Lucilla is keen to grab no matter what probability destiny arms her.
Thomas can always remember Lucilla, or the relationship that seethes among them, yet to marry her may suggest embracing a existence he doesn't want.
Lucilla sees that Thomas has but to just accept the inevitability in their union. yet how can he forget about a bond akin to theirs—one quite a bit more suitable than cause? Lucilla is as decided as just a Cynster should be to struggle for the longer term she is aware will be theirs. And whereas she can't command him, she has robust enticements she's prepared to wield within the tempting of Thomas Carrick.
A neo-Gothic story of passionate romance laced with secret, set within the uplands of southwestern Scotland
A Cynster moment iteration Novel—a vintage historic romance of 122,000 words.