Shona Imrie should have agreed to Gordon MacDermonds proposal of marriage seven years agobefore he went off to war and returned a national herobut the proud Scottish lass would accept no mans charity. The dashing soldier would never truly share her love and the passion that left her weak and breathless or so she believedso instead she gave herself to another. Now she faces disgrace, poverty, and a life spent alone for her steadfast refusal to follow her heart.
Honored with a baronetcy for his courage under fire, Gordon has everything he could ever wantexcept for the one thing he most fervently desires: the headstrong beauty he foolishly let slip through his fingers. Conquering Shonas stubborn pride, however, will prove his most difficult battlethough it is the one for which he is most willing to risk his life, his heart, and his soul.
About the Author
Karen Ranney wanted to be a writer from the time she was five years old and filled her Big Chief tablet with stories. People in stories did amazing things and she was too shy to do anything amazing. Years spent in Japan, Paris, and Italy, however, not only fueled her imagination but proved that she wasn't that shy after all. Yet she prefers to keep her current adventures between the covers of her books. Karen lives in San Antonio, Texas