Category Archives: Scottish Brides Series

Contest Winner and Writing Update

Congratulations to Kimmy, who won the May website contest and a copy of the first two Scottish Brides books, The Lady and the Laird and One Night with the Laird! August sees the publication of the last book in the series, Christina’s story, Claimed by the Laird. Claimed will be published simultaneously in both the … Continue reading Contest Winner and Writing Update

Seductive Villains!

Over on the Word Wenches I am blogging about seductive villains! The publication of ONE NIGHT WITH THE LAIRD this week not only means that Jack and Mairi’s story is out there in the US shops (hooray!) but also that the villainous Wilfred Cardross has been unleashed to cause more mayhem.  (Boo!) I love writing … Continue reading Seductive Villains!

Every House tells a Story

It’s been a busy few weeks here. First I have been trying to make progress with Claimed by the Laird, book 3 in the Scottish Brides series, which is out next summer. The final book in the trilogy, Claimed by the Laird is Christina and Lucas’s story and I’m having a lot of fun writing … Continue reading Every House tells a Story

The Wild West!

This is Torridon, one of my favourite parts of Scotland. It’s an area in the North West Highlands with the most stunning scenery imaginable, mountains like fortresses and beautiful sandy beaches, ruined castles and glens full of the purple and gold of heather and bracken. I’ve been visiting Torridon for many years and it features … Continue reading The Wild West!

The Rush to the Border!

Elopement. It’s a major theme in Georgian and Regency romances. Like many people, I spent my teens reading the romances of Georgette Heyer and a number of my favourite stories had an elopement theme. These days the runaway match made at Gretna Green still frequently crops up. The tradition of English couples heading to Gretna … Continue reading The Rush to the Border!

The Lady and the Laird Mystery Cover!

 I was completely intrigued when a reader told me that this amazing cover for The Lady and the Laird had appeared on Goodreads. Everyone who has seen it is fanning themselves with large rhubarb leaves in an effort to cool down! I think it’s totally brilliant and it has certainly brightened up my Monday morning. … Continue reading The Lady and the Laird Mystery Cover!