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A Reader's Opinion: HIGHLAND YEARNING by Dawn Ireland


The Mackay Saga



Highland Yearning transports the reader and Ariel Sutherland to eighteenth-century Scotland, with the help of a magical object, where she meets Caden Mackay, a handsome and vigorous Highlander. I had not read the first book in this series but it does stand completely on its own. Caden and Ariel are both enjoyable characters and Caden is charming in many ways. We get to experience their struggles, their worries and their passions all while Ariel struggles to find a way back to her own time. It's a very typical Highland time-travel story that compares to many in the genre. It's an entertaining story and I like how Ariel's dog traveled back in time with her; it was a nice touch. Highland Yearning is certain to be enjoyed by fans of Highland time-travel romance.

Star Rating: 3 1/2 Stars | Content Rating: 4 1/2 Hearts | Reviewed by: Kaylie Morgan



Caden Mackay would never bed a Sutherland, let alone marry one. Bloody hell, what had possessed his twin brother to propose to one of the she-devils? And what is Caden to do with the Sutherland beauty who appears, as if by magic, in his library? The defiant intruder is the enemy, but she is unlike any woman Caden’s ever known, and her tantalizing curves and wide green eyes could tempt a monk. He must devise a way to stop the wedding. But can he stop the desire that makes him long to make Ariel Sutherland his own? Ariel’s life had never gone the way she’d hoped, but ending up in eighteenth century Scotland was a stretch, even for her. If not for her dog, Scruffy, she might have thought she’d walked into a romantic daydream. Especially since the object of her desire appears to be entirely too virile. But can she find her way back to her time, before her too-handsome Highlander makes her believe that love can conquer in any century?

Print Length: 227 pages

Publisher: Soul Mate Publishing LLC

Publication Date: July 20, 2016

Format Read: E-Book | Source: Provided by the author or publisher.


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