Seduced by the Laird (Conquered Bride Series #2)


Determined to live a life of celibacy and holiness to make up for past sins, Lady Kirstin MacNeacail has taken religious vows at the abbey on the Isle of Skye. However, when she is sent as a representative to Melrose in answer to a summons, she encounters the man she never stopped loving - and who broke her heart. On his journey to meet his future king, Laird Gregor Buchanan runs into Sister Kirstin, the woman he has never forgotten and has searched for the past ten years. Surprised to find she has taken vows, he is nevertheless determined to make up for past mistakes and recapture her heart. 


This oft-told tale of second chance love is an entertaining combination of Scottish history and romance. Although the second book in the “Conquered Bride Series, it stands alone; however, a better understanding can be achieved by reading the first book. Starting a little slowly as the necessary background is introduced, the reader is presented with a tale of intrigue, passion, and history. With engaging characters that are likeable and a plot that moves seamlessly, this love story has one turning the pages rapidly to get to the happily ever after. There are a few minor editing issues that are easily overlooked as the depth of the story draws the reader in. Romance lovers, as well as history lovers, will find this novel a welcome addition to their collection!


Janna Shay