Tuesday, February 22, 2011

FEATURE and GIVEAWAY: Highland Master by Amanda Scott




When eighteen-year-old Lady Catriona Mackintosh discovers a wounded man in the forest near her Highland home, little does she know that he has sworn a sacred oath to kill her father and other members of the powerful Highland confederation known as Clan Chattan. Nor does she realize that she has met her soul mate. Independent, competent, intelligent, fiercely proud of her heritage, determined always to live near her own family, and known to her family as the "wee wildcat" because of her quick temper, Catriona is the daughter of a Highland chieftain and granddaughter of the even more powerful Chief (or Captain) of Clan Chattan. But her life changes forever when she persuades Sir Finlagh Cameron to return with her to her home to recover from his wounds.

Sir Finlagh "Fin" Cameron is on a mission for the heir to Scotland's throne, who has sent him to the Highlands to persuade the Chief of Clan Chattan to arrange a secret meeting for him with two other great lords (the Lord of the Isles and the Lord of the North). Until Fin meets Catriona, however, he has no idea that her father was the Clan Chattan war leader who led them in the battle that wiped out many of Clan Cameron's best warriors, including Fin's own father. The sole survivor of that battle, Fin accepted a bequest of vengeance from his dying father, providing him with a dilemma to face as he begins to fall in love with Catriona. He is not the only one enticed by her charms, either. There are two other contenders, one of whom is his own master, the heir to Scotland's throne. With royal mischief afoot, if Catriona and Fin are ever to find happiness, they must first avoid disaster that could change Scotland's history, and find ways to be open and honest with each other.




Bio:

Amanda Scott, best-selling author and winner of the Romance Writers of America's RITA/Golden Medallion and The Romantic Times' awards for Best Regency Author and Best Sensual Regency, began writing on a dare from her husband. She has sold every manuscript she has written. More than twenty-five of her books are set in the English Regency period (1810-1820), others are set in fifteenth-century England and sixteenth-and eighteenth-century Scotland. Three are contemporary romances. Amanda lives with her husband and son in northern California.

Check out Amanda's other books!

Check out our Feature and Giveaway on Seduced by Destiny by Kira Morgan. Contest ongoing until March 1, 2011.

GIVEAWAY:

Hachette very kindly offers up 3 sets for giveaways! US/Canada only. No P.O. Boxes, please.

Note: Winners will be subject to the one copy per household rule, which means that if you win the same title in two or more contests, you will receive only one copy of the title in the mail.

CONTEST RULES:

1. Be a follower! (GFC, Facebook, Twitter, TRR review site)

2. Leave a question or a comment for Cynthia, who will be dropping by the blog! You must then submit your email address here to enter the contest.

CONTEST ENDS:  March 1, 1159 pm EST

CONTEST WINNER ANNOUNCEMENT:  March 2011

Winners will be selected randomly by the system. Good luck!


ANNOUNCEMENT!

Check out The Romance Review's Grand Opening from March 1 to 31 at http://www.theromancereviews.com/  Over 100 participating authors! Over 200 prizes worth over $2,000 waiting to be won. Block out March 1 to 31 on your calendar now!

10 comments:

June M. said...

Love the trilogy with TAMED BY A LAIRD, SEDUCED BY A ROGUE, AND TEMPTED BY A WARRIOR. This new book, HIGHLAND MASTER sounds really good too. Would love to win a copy of it.

Virginia C said...

I love Amanda Scott's Highlanders! "Highland Master" sounds very intriguing--a great romantic adventure!

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StacieDM said...

I adore Highlander stories. I especially love romances where the hero & heroine are enemies in some way. Divided loyalties add so much tension and suspense! I think I would really enjoy this book!

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Robin K said...

There are more than 25 books of this sort!? How could I not have read any.

Amanda, I will be adding you to me to be read!

Melissa (Books and Things) said...

I need to read these books. Yes I do! :)

elaing8 said...

I'm looking forward to reading this.It sounds really good.

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BLHmistress said...

I just recently fell hopelessly addicted to Highlander stories and very happy to see you have several that will help me get thru this long winter.

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Cecile Smutty Hussy said...

OH wow, this is a great giveaway! Thank you!! This is an awesome series! Please include me in!!!

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Jane said...

Congrats on the new release, Amanda. I love "Tempted by a Warrior."

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booklover0226 said...

Hello there!

I love the cover for Highland Master. do you use the same cover artist for your other books?

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Tracey D
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