After her husband's brutal betrayal, Brianna has been restored to sanity at her brother's keep and departs for home. Her carriage careens off a cliff and Brianna wakes to find herself in a nightmare.
Royce meant to hide away until his latest battle scars healed before resuming his former life. When he finds Brianna, he discovers that caring for this helpless woman mends him in ways he hadn't expected. Despite his disfigurement and his lapse in revealing his true identity, Royce and Brianna form an intense romantic bond. But the idyll is broken when the truth is revealed.
With familiar characters, Fletcher gives us a touching story of an abused woman who reclaims her life with the care of a decent man.
Sweeps you back to 16th century Scotland and a passionate tale of love under the most poignant circumstances.
Brianna Cameron is the widow of an abusive husband. She is content to live with her brother Ian and sister-in-law Moira(hero and heroine from Isle of Lies). Brianna is the only survivor of terrible coach accident and is rescued by a mysterious stranger. Royce, Brianna's savior in warrior's clothing, is himself healing from a battle which left him scarred and bruised. He tends to Brianna with kindness and both of them heal both physically and mentally. With this healing comes a love that they had both wished for....but, unfortunately they don't live HEA right away. A scheme hatched by Brianna's presumed dead husband rips them apart on their wedding day. How can they be man and wife when Brianna's husband comes back to claim his wife? What will happen to the relationship that Brianna and Royce share
Left for dead after a carriage accident, Brianna Cameron wakes to find herself in a one-room cottage with a tall, dark, and badly scarred man tending her wounds. Once a fierce warrior who charmed many a woman into bed, he is now a broken man, shattered by war. But caring for Brianna seems to heal the scars on his soul...and open his heart to the redemptive power of love.
Brianna and Royce's story! Fast read