A Reader's Opinion: THE PROMISE OF A HIGHLANDER by Emma Prince
Updated: Feb 2, 2020
A READER'S OPINION
A fantastic addition to Emma Prince's Highland Bodyguards series! Book five in the series is the story of Logan and Helena, and it's a beautiful story of passion and adventure. Logan Mackenzie had been a mercenary for many years but now needed the help of the Bodyguard Corp. He would do what he must to help his sister even if it meant living by a strict code and giving up his former life. Helena flees to the Highlands after a vision warns of danger, and Logan finds her near death, but can he save her? Can she trust him with her secret?
There is plenty of everything for readers who love a good Highland romance story. The supporting characters, especially Mairin, were wonderful additions. With ups and downs, complications, and plenty of twists, this is well-written and plotted story. There's even a mystery mixed in that will keep the reader guessing and leave them wanting more. THE PROMISE OF A HIGHANDER is sure to be enjoyed by readers of medieval romance.
Rating: 4 1/2 Stars | Content Rating: 5 Hearts | Reviewed by: Kaylie Morgan
He is no man of honor… To help his sister heal from a traumatic captivity, Logan Mackenzie reluctantly seeks the Bodyguard Corps’ protection. After so many years as a mercenary, he is resistant to live by their code—until he rescues a beautiful Englishwoman from a snowstorm. He vows to protect Helena, even though she kindles a desire that threatens to expose his shameful past. Now he must fight to regain the honor he thought destroyed years before—or risk losing Helena forever. She is fleeing for her life… When a foreboding vision warns Helena that her life is in danger, she escapes from her Borderland castle to the Highland wilds. Under Logan’s care, Helena begins to hope she can trust the scarred warrior with the secret of her curse. When forced to confront the past she abandoned, Helena must choose between surrendering to fate or having the courage to forge her own path with Logan. But will their love be enough to overcome the hidden truths threatening to tear them apart?
Genre: Highland Romance | Pub Date: June 23, 2017 | Page count: 411pp
Format Read: E-Book | Source: Provided by the author or publisher