Lady of the Keep Author:Sharon Schulze Book #4, the l'Eau Clair Chronicles — Lady Moira FitzGerald, a new widow and very pregnant, needed help badly. Her keep was being attacked by her enemies, the MacCarthys. Not only did the head of the MacCarthy clan desire Lady Moira's keep, but he also desired Lady Moira's child, which he believed to be his slain brother's child. Desperate to sav... more »e her people and her unborn child, Lady Moira turns to her overlord for help, who sends his brother, Sir Connor FitzClifford, to protect her. Lady Moira is leery to trust any man, but she knows for the sake of her people and her child, she must learn to trust Sir Connor.
Once condemned as a coward by his kin, Sir Connor has perfected his physique and his mind to take advantage of any mistakes made by the enemy he can find. He will not be made to feel weak and defenseless again. One look at the beautiful and intelligent Lady Moira, though, and he can't help but feel the defenses around his heart to begin to crack. Perhaps she can help him heal the wounds of his childhood, and perhaps he can show her how freeing love can be!« less