Scotland, Summer 1556
Are loyalty and honour more important than love?
After escaping the clutches of wily Laird Glenorchy, Abby Gordon arrives at the MacGregor stronghold of Glen Strae hoping that her friend and ally Iain MacGregor will help her find out what happened to her father. But all is not well with the clan and Iain's sudden appearance initiates a chain of events that plunges the clan into certain disaster and threatens to make Iain an outlaw. As Abby feelings for Iain strengthen while she strives to help reclaim Iain’s honour and the clan’s, the truth of her father’s disappearance begins to unfold. Ultimately, both Iain and Abby find they must choose between loyalty and love.
Filled with breath taking emotional drama, intrigue and romance, the novel takes the reader on an adventure that readers of Diana Gabaldon will adore.