Tragedy stalks the Gunn castle, most recently when the heir to the Gunn chiefdom died leaving their land vulnerable to attack. But security has come in the promise of a marriage alliance with Clan Sinclair, their powerful neighbors to the north.
The search is on to gather the eligible maidens…except mysterious accidents befall all who join the laird’s widow at the castle. Meanwhile, messengers have been spotted along their southern border and Clan Sinclair may be walking into a trap.
With war looming and a madwoman in their midst, the only hope for a peaceful future may lie in the hands of a disfigured Gunn recluse and the overlooked second son of Clan Sinclair. More info →