Ù Read ✓ Pretender's Games by Louise Clark Ù Pretender s Games gefiel mir sehr, weil es nicht nur eine letztlich romantische Liebesgeschichte mit H hen und Tiefen bietet, sondern auch ein ziemlich drastisches Bild des Lebens in Schottland nach Culloden zeigt Vor dem Hintergrund der Willk r der Engl nder und den Konsequenzen, die diese f r die Jakobiten und deren Familien hatte, entfaltet sich die Liebesgeschichte zwischen Theadora Tilton und James McLonan Aus einer reinen Vernunftehe entsteht ganz langsam ein wenig mehr und als es hart auf hart kommt und James Leben in Gefahr ist, wird deutlich, wieviel die Beiden einander bedeuten Ich fand es wieder einmal hart, vor Augen gef hrt zu bekommen, wie wenig das Leben der Schotten damals wert war und wie schwer es war, sich gegen die Engl n Pretenders GameI was enthralled by this story and it s take on the politics of the era I bought all three books in this series So far I haven t been disappointed.
Pardoned Jacobite rebel marries an Englishwoman to secure his freedom Jacobite James MacLonan has spent the years since Culloden in exile, fighting in France, wandering the continent and dreaming of his home in Scotland that he thought he would never see again Now he has been granted a pardon, but the terms rankle Not only must he honor an oath to King George and steer clear of the Pretender to the throne, he must also marry within four months of his return And marry Englishwoman with strong family ties to the Whigs, at that Despite his fierce longing for the Highlands, he is not sure he can fulfill this last stipulation of his pardon until he meets Theadora Tilton Daughter of the commander of the English garrison in Edinburgh, Thea fits all of the gover Fantastic historical story I was in a emotional roller coaster ride I did not if I wanted to cry or laugh It had lots of adventure in this wonderful story received a copy of this book from eBook Discovery in exchange for my honest review.
Pretender s Games by Louise ClarkThis was a good story.
The description of the book I am listing below is from the back jacket of the book I m adding it because I believe the one on the Goodreads page does not depict this story A PERFECT WIFEJames MacLoran was in desperate need of a wife Recently pardoned, the charming Scotsman had to prove his loyalty to the king by marrying a woman with proper ties to the English throne Given only four months to complete the task, James hardly thought the terms of his pardon feasible, until he met the captivating Theadora Tilton Thea was the perfect wife beautiful, witty, and the daughter of an English general And while she could be as prickly as thistle when it came to her undying loyalty to King Geor ok
To Be Pardoned For The Crime Of Joining The Jacobite Rebellion, James MacLonan Must Marry A Woman Who Supports The Hanoverian Dynasty Theadora Tilton Fits The Bill Perfectly But In Every Other Way, Thea Is His Enemy Thea Has Her Own Reasons For Agreeing To The Quick Marriage To James, But None Included His Sudden Decision To Move Her To His Clan Home In The Scottish Highlands Then The Notorious Leader Of The Jacobite Rebellion Returns And James Disappears Now Thea Must Rally The Strangers Around Her If She Hopes To Reclaim The Man Who First Stole Her Heart REVIEWS A Thoroughly Entertaining And Sensual Romance RT Book Reviews A Story That Will Make You Laugh, Make You Cry, And Leave You Satisfied Long After The Last Page Kayla Perrin, USA Today Bestselling Author HEARTS OF REBELLION SERIES, In Order Pretender S Game Lover S Knot Dangerous Desires ABOUT LOUISE CLARK Louise Clark Is The Author Of Both Contemporary And Historical Romance Novels, And Holds BA In History From Queens University Louiseclarkauthor