SEDUCTION OF A HIGHLAND LASS by Maya Banks
Seduction of a Highland Lass by Maya Banks
The McCabe Trilogy, Book 2
Reviewed by Miranda
Alaric McCabe is all set to marry Rionna McDonald the heir to the McDonald’s territory for the sake of his clan. A partnership between the McCabe’s and the McDonald’s would secure the territory needed to fight the coming war with Duncan Cameron. Alaric is resigned to his fate at least he will become laird of his own keep in the process. Unfortunately, Alaric and his men are ambushed on his way to the McDonald strong hold. Alaric survives only by the grace of God and the hands of a lovely angel.
Keeley McDonald was banished from her clan when she was just a child. Since then she has made a home for herself and become known as a healer. When a warrior literally falls at her feet with a ghastly wound it is up to Keeley to save his life. She is determined to save this warrior’s life for he calls to her like no other. As his brothers find Alaric in her home, they force her to come with them to see to his health.
As Keeley slowly nurses her patient back to health she falls for the burly warrior and when Alaric awakens he wants only his beautiful angel. He’s destined to marry another, yet fate has thrown him into the arms of another. Which will win fate or destiny? Find out in Maya Banks Seduction of a Highland Lass.
I didn’t think Ms. Banks could pull off another romance as enchanting as In Bed with a Highlander but I was so wrong! Seduction of a Highland Lass blew me away with its exquisite love story!! I honestly cannot recall when a novel has gotten to me so much that I was literally in turmoil thinking about the couple being torn apart. I started reading this at eleven at night and thought I’d just read a bit before I went to sleep but I couldn’t put it down! Four hours later I finished Seduction of a Highland Lass amidst tears and fell asleep with a huge smile on my face. As a child, I remember my mom telling me stories of grand romances. The kind that could sweep you away to another time and make you feel as though you were there. Well Seduction of a Highland Lass is one of those. I absolutely felt ensconced within this phenomenal romance novel.
I’m in love with the McCabe men and all the people of their clan. Reading the second book in the series felt like visiting family. The warriors are delectable and the women are indomitable. Alaric and Keeley’s love may be forbidden but it’s impossible to resist! From the moment he opens his eyes and calls her his angel I was swept away. Phew…the heat that stirs between Alaric and Keeley is so hot you have to be careful not to get burned. Their story is not one I will soon forget! The McCabe series is rapidly becoming my favorite of all time! It’s not necessary to read the first novel to follow this fabulous series but I highly recommend that you read them in order; it only enhances the glorious experience. I’m so in love with the McCabes I cannot wait to read Caelen’s story. Run out and find your own copy of Maya Banks Seduction of a Highland Lass I guarantee you will not be disappointed with this enticing sublime story!