Rogue's Hostage [NOOK Book]

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His hostage...

In 1758 the Pennsylvania frontier is wild, primitive and dangerous, where safety...
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Overview

His hostage...

In 1758 the Pennsylvania frontier is wild, primitive and dangerous, where safety
often lies at the end of a gun. Mara Dupre's life crumbles when a French and
Indian war party attacks her cabin, kills her husband, and takes her captive.
Marching through the wilderness strengthens her resolve to flee, but she doesn't
count on her captor teaching her the meaning of courage and the tempting call of
desire.

Her destiny...

French lieutenant Jacques Corbeau's desire for his captive threatens what little
honor he has left. But when Mara desperately offers herself to him in exchange for
her freedom, he finds the strength to refuse and reclaims his lost self-respect. As
the shadows of his past catch up to him, Jacques realizes that Mara, despite the
odds, is the one true key to reclaiming his soul and banishing his past misdeeds forever.

(Previously published by Amber Quill Press)

4 ½ stars and a Top Pick from Romantic Times!
2nd Place - Lorie Awards - Best Historical Romance!
Romantic Times Nominee—Best Small Press Romance of 2003!
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Editorial Reviews

Romantic Times - Deborah Brent
4 ½ stars and Top Pick "...their journey quickly becomes more than just escape. It is a time of discovery, love, healing, growth, forgiveness and sacrifice for the greater good. Though this is not a favorite time period of mine, I was captivated and read Ms McLaughlin's tale in one sitting. The characters are believable and well drawn, the research is impeccable and the description of the pristine wilderness breathtaking."
Romance Reviews Today - Jani Brooks
"Reminiscent of THE LAST OF THE MOHICANS but with an even more personal touch, ROGUE'S HOSTAGE is a must read book for lovers of adventure and romance."
Scribes World - Melissa Curran
4 1/2 Stars! "A wonderful story. It was obviously well researched as well. I fell in love with the characters and struggled along with them as they sought to understand their feelings for each other. I would highly recommend picking this book up. You won't regret it."
Crystal Reviews - Vivianne Crystal
"...a potent and magnificent read... This author has painstakingly done her research and manages to convey it in a fascinating and descriptive style that one can envision and remember for a long time to come! Great read!"
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940016373294
  • Publisher: Linda McLaughlin
  • Publication date: 2/20/2013
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 590,665
  • File size: 842 KB

Meet the Author

Linda McLaughlin grew up with a love of history fostered by her paternal grandmother and an incurable case of wanderlust inherited from her father. She has traveled extensively within the United States and has visited Mexico, Canada, & Australia. A lifelong dream came true with a trip to England where she was able to combine sightseeing and theater with research for her novels. A native of Pittsburgh, she now lives in Southern California with her husband.

"Terrific—very compelling and dramatic. I really got wrapped up in the story and characters."—Suzanne Forster, Best-selling Author
"A wonderfully romantic tale, rich in love, intricately woven with historical detail. A story definitely on a par with The Last of The Mohicans!"—Catherine Snodgrass, Award-Winning Author


She writes historical and Regency romance She loves transporting her readers into the past where her characters learn that, in the journey of life, love is the sweetest reward.

She also writes erotic romance under the name Lyndi Lamont, and is the co-author of Work The Risk by Lyn O'Farrell, short contemporary romance.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 7, 2014

    I loved this book!  in fact, I purchased a bundle based on this

    I loved this book!  in fact, I purchased a bundle based on this book alone.  the story and characters were haunting, they grabbed my imagination and I rooted for them to get together from the beginning.  the historical details were amazing and the book was very well written.  absolutely a keeper!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 31, 2013

    Read this book.

    Read this book and you'll get a lttle bit of everything...

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 30, 2013

    Great

    Wonderful story!

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