By Kathleen Kirkwood
A HIGHLAND CHIEFTAIN
Recently free of captivity in London Tower, Rae Mackinnon returns to the turbulent Highlands and claims his position as laird of Dunraven fortress. As he grapples with extended family rivalries and divisiveness inside of his circle of relatives, he's faced with a startling discovery — a gorgeous lady from a far off destiny, introduced throughout the portals of Time and into his mattress . . .
A VICTORIAN LADY
Swept up in the summertime social rounds, Julia Hargrove accompanies her aunt and cousins on an expedition to Scotland, to an historic citadel which has hosted no viewers for 2 many years — in the past. Rumors abound of bizarre occurrences at Dunraven fort — occurrences which are situated within the bedchamber Julia now occupies, the place a rugged Highland warrior materializes from the earlier . . .
DRAWN IRRESTIBLY in the course of the PORTALS OF TIME
What mysteries does Dunraven carry? What mystery opens the temporal door, permitting Julia and Rae to arrive around the centuries to assert a number of stolen moments and nurture a blossoming love? yet how lengthy can the principles of Time be damaged ahead of the door shuts forevermore
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Thought he’d flirted with Tessa and decided to beat her up for it? Stop. Thinking. Already. On one hand, Tessa felt a little lazy to be embarking on an afternoon of sun-worshipping, but on the other, her crazy thoughts proved she needed some R and R, right? It was important to take care of herself, both mentally and physically. . be inspired. Still, as she padded down the hall to her bedroom and began to change into her bikini, more questions arose. Could Lucky Romo see her deck from his house?
Not enough. Simply not enough. After Tessa’s mom had left the bookstore, Amy had said, “If you’re so anxious to do something, why don’t you do something you used to do? . ” Once upon a time, Tessa and Amy had taken annual trips to Chicago when Rachel had lived there. And she’d gone to the Bahamas with friends from Cincinnati several times, along with a few other destinations. “Because I don’t have the money right now. ” Amy had nodded smartly, clearly ready to nip this in the bud. ” She’d looked it up online.
Maybe it was a silly idea. Maybe she’d never have the courage to jump out of a plane, and maybe it was dumb to do something just to say she’d done it anyway. Maybe sunbathing in front of a guy that made her heart beat too fast was as thrilling as it was going to get. ” She’d been in middle school when she’d first heard it—she recalled Rachel, who’d always been in the know, telling her she thought it was about sex. As Tessa stretched her hose onto the deck and sprayed a little water over her freshly planted seeds, she found herself moving to the beat, her hips swaying slightly back and forth as she hummed along, murmuring some of the words.
A Slip in Time by Kathleen Kirkwood