By Amy Corwin
"A tragic case of arson sends Sarah into hiding to flee the negative destiny of her relatives. She works as a standard laborer, and is secure for 13 years, until eventually she gets an ominous notice. regardless of her cover, the killer has stuck up along with her, and he or she is once more at risk from a guy made up our minds to silence all echoes from the prior.
William, an inquiry agent, is ate up with interest while he meets Sarah and hears approximately her case. And one inspect her grey eyes has him hooked. even supposing the facts is scanty after such a lot of years, he vows to help her, unaware how occasions will problem him either as a guy of honor and as an investigator.
When a moment try out is made on Sarah's lifestyles, William is pressured to keep on with a treacherous direction throughout the twisted, darkish previous. And his growing to be appeal to the self sustaining lady proves simply as harmful. He wishes a transparent head to sift in the course of the ashes of the previous tragedy, with its tricks of corruption achieving into the top degrees of Society. peculiarly, he needs to defend Sarah, despite own fee.
Love needs to give you the chance to convey the 2 jointly and thwart a determined arsonist, or the final survivor of the long-ago hearth will die.
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Extra resources for A Lady in Hiding (The Archer Family, Book 2)
There was more to the missive than the words written upon the parchment. " Tayg tried to ignore the reference to his previous lack of interest in the politics swirling around the clan. Serving in the king's cause for more than a year taught a man many things besides the art of battle. "'Twill not be an easy journey," Tayg said. " Angus pulled a rolled parchment from a shelf below the table, spread it over the missive and began studying what appeared to be a map. Tayg considered the task. A fortnight journeying through the Highlands.
Nay, 'tis not…" At Broc's huge grin and quick nod her knees went weak but she knew better than to allow him to see how horribly his news struck her. She pushed past him, almost daring him to grab her so she could react as she had as a child, all fists and feet, flailing away at his tenderest spot. But 'twas a long time since she could get away with such behavior. Frustration shook her and she raced for her father's chamber as Broc chased her down the corridor. " she yelled as she neared the chief's chambers.
You are to be chief. It is your duty to do what is best for the clan. As long as you are here and not wed you will cause trouble amongst the women. " Tayg sighed and prayed for strength against his mother's strong will. "Then I shall leave. I shall return to the king's service—" "Wait, lad," Angus said. "As it happens, I have a task needs doing that will serve to delay" - he looked pointedly at Sorcha - "what your mother fears will happen. " He motioned Tayg to follow him into his private chamber.