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 elements of his lifestyles. the rich proprietor of Carrick businesses, positioned in bustling Glasgow, he's one in all that city's such a lot eligible bachelors and intends to pick a spouse from the various younger women paraded earlier 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 worrying stories from his clansmen strength him to come back. His uncle, the laird, is sick, a kinfolk is desperately ailing, and the healer is subconscious and demise. accountability leaves Thomas no selection yet to hunt aid from the final girl he desires to face.
Strong-willed and passionate, Lucilla has been anticipating Thomas to come and declare his position through her part. She is aware he's her fated lover, husband, protector, and mate simply as she is his one real love. even though his go back wasn't on her account, Lucilla is prepared to grab no matter what probability destiny fingers 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 simply accept the inevitability in their union. yet how can he forget about a bond reminiscent of theirs—one loads improved than cause? Lucilla is as made up our minds as just a Cynster could be to struggle for the long run she is aware might be theirs. And whereas she can't command him, she has strong enticements she's keen 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.