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Summary

A love beyond time. An adventure beyond imagination.

To soothe her broken heart, culinary artist Meggie Washington leaves Manhattan and journeys to the mist-shrouded lowlands of Scotland. All she wants to do is escape her past and give herself some time to heal, but during an afternoon hike on the nearby MacKinnon estate, she is swept up by supernatural forces she can’t explain and is thrust into the distant past. 

Awakening in 1658 Scotland, Meggie struggles to survive in a time of savage violence and unbridled passion. And when she attracts the eye of Colin MacKinnon, brother to the region’s laird, she finds herself wondering if she really wants to return to her own time after all. A powerful warrior with a warm heart, Colin takes Meggie in his arms, and she feels a fire she’s never felt before. When a blood feud with a rival clan threatens both their lives, they must ask themselves what they are willing to sacrifice in the name of love.

They are two lost souls, entwined by magic and destiny. But if one should fall, can the other survive?

Warning: Possible triggers - implied sexual assault, human trafficking, violence, mental abuse, and torture. Suitable for listeners 17 and up.

©2021 Jillian Bondarchuk (P)2022 Jillian Bondarchuk

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  • Tah-nye-yah💋
  • 03-02-22

Loved the Story!

The narrative team performance was awesome and the story had just that, a great story that’s believable. The author writes a story of love, loss, a bit of wickedness, a bit of mystery and a lot of great characters— I’m already missing. I can’t wait for Colin’s brother’s story of love; I’m hoping that’s the next audiobook from Jillian’s series. Great job! Bravo! Loved the story! Encore!

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  • Elizabeth L.
  • 25-02-22

Meh

The narration is so terrible that there were many times I wanted to stop listening. I’m not one to not finish a book so I continued. The story is well written, even if it is a bit predictable. It would have been so much better with better narrators.

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  • KNH
  • 22-02-22

Delightful romantic adventure story!

This book was a delight! The author writes a wonderful story of love, family, hurt, pain, evil, adventure, mystery, and best of all - time travel. The writing is descriptive yet not overly drawn out or boring. I found myself completely enthralled with the story line and the characters, especially as the plot thickens and the interactions between Colin and Maggie increase and their love for one another grows exponentially. The love story between Collen and Maggie is romantic and brought tears to my eyes. The development of other characters in the book, like Mrs. Cook, Malcolm, and Nan, have me anxiously awaiting the next book in the series to see what happens next. The narration of the book was perfectly performed and only enhanced the overall listening experience. The only area of slight disappointment was the limited time spent on describing the wedding between Colin and Maggie. Overall, this was an awesome book with an amazing story and lots of interesting characters. I highly recommend this book to anyone that is looking for a romantic adventure!