The ending felt a little lackluster to me too. I wanted to see them suffer. I really liked Eveline as well, she has a tough time of it but I felt she put up with a bit too much. Not that Aiden was ever mean. Graeme is a rugged warrior with a voice so deep and powerful that his new bride can hear it, and hands and kisses so tender and skilled that he stirs her deepest passions.
Deaf heroine, non-rapey male lead, well-researched historical setting. But he has to bow down to the king's order. Nothing exists between them except hatred. But his lips stopped moving the moment she halted in front of him. Part of what made it so interesting for me was the fact the the heroine was deaf and that's not something you come across in a romance often. Rorie has accepted—nay, befriended—her already. However, no one wants this marriage but unfortunatelly they cant oppose to the royal orders.
She might be terrified of her impending marriage, but she would face her future head-on and not give her family any hint of her inner turmoil. But he had a heart the size of a mountain and he was fair and equal with his clan. By uniting the clans in marriage he hopes it will keep them from hurting one another. As the laird's wife she should be treate Graeme Eveline Years now the Armstrong and the Montgomery clans are sworn enemies and they are fighting each other. Maybe just a tiny bit more reluctance between characters and their families.
He can't believe that he has to marry Tavis's crazy daughter. Please review the types of cookies we use below. Rorie is young yet and she may change her mind. The evident bearer of whatever ill tidings had been brought by the missive her father held. He turned and stalked away from his brother, needing the distance and solitude to take in the magnitude of what had just been done to him.
See, the fall didn't affect Eveline's mind, it just made her deaf. How could the king believe that forcing a marriage between you and one of them would solve anything? She can read lips and communicate just fine. The Montgomerys and Armstrongs are enemy clans that blame each other for the death of their loved ones. Now, forced by marriage into a clan who hates her family, can she confess the truth and find an ally in her kind and patient husband? I will see the both of you in the hall for the evening meal. He is so protective and he cant stand the idea of losing her. Readers If you want to be swept off your feet then I would suggest that you indulge yourself in a book from this romance genre and specifically if like me you are late to the party and haven't already one clicked this diamond pre 4. I get why she did what she did, but lying is a hot button for me and I felt she took it too far for too long.
But when an arranged marriage into a rival clan makes Graeme Montgomery her husband, Eveline accepts her duty—unprepared for the delights to come. As intimacy deepens, he learns her secret. Content with her life of seclusion, Eveline has taught herself to read lips and allows the outside world to view her as daft. No one, not even her family, knows that she cannot hear. Almost as if it were he who needed comforting and not her. But unfortunately,they are sworn enemies of each other.
Please note that the tricks or techniques listed in this pdf are either fictional or claimed to work by its creator. The marriage of Eveline and Graeme is supposed to stop their clans warring. I was up until 2am to finish. The room was darkened, the furs not yet thrown back from the windows. It hung to just below the base of his neck and curled at the ends, flipping this way and that.
In fact, what I loved the most about him was that he was was his wife's greatest champion. But to Graeme, kissing was almost as intimate as the act of lovemaking itself. The heroine, Eveline was such a special character. Graeme is intrigued by his new bride, whose silent lips are ripe with temptation, whose bright, intelligent eyes can see into his soul. The king had not the time, nor the desire, to lose such valuable supporters to infighting.
Anyone with even a minor tolerance for historical romances should read this book! I honestly barely read the blurb before buying this book at my library book sale, and I went on simply the positive reviews from my friends. What a damnable mess the whole thing was. And I loved how she went a bit crazy when he was hurt, kicking everyone out of the room! Graeme Montgomery and Eveline Armstrong will marry. Nothing exists between them except hatred. This sinfully sexy new romance from Maya Banks features a remarkable woman whose rare gift teaches a gruff Scottish warrior how to listen with his heart.
Banks has a great way of telling a story and painting the picture of the grassy green hills of Scotland. Scared she had fled but met with an accident. I enjoyed it, but I just thought it was ok. He's actually just slept with about 4 or 5. But when clan rivalries and dark deeds threaten the wife he has only begun to cherish, the Scottish warrior will move heaven and earth to save the woman who has awakened his heart to the beautiful song of a rare and magical love. She lives in Texas with her husband, three children, and an assortment of pets. These were some unhappy clams clans.