Best Adrienne Basso books

No Other Highlander (The McKennas)

Adrienne Basso

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Scottish Highlands, 1334: The McKenna clan flourishes under a family of warriors, fierce and righteous, faithful to their own until the last. But to produce an heir, the widowed eldest son must risk his heart again . . .
 
Lady Joan Armstrong Fraser was once the indulged and pampered daughter of a laird. But marriage to a brute changed her. When he sets her aside, she has only her wits and her beauty to protect herself and her child from the chaos of her former home. She will have to find another husband—a man whose strength is more than a weapon against the weak. A man she can trust . . . if such a man even breathes.
 
Sir Malcolm McKenna has known Lady Joan since her childhood, a spoiled princess as dangerous as she is lovely. But when she steps forward to protect him against a false accusation, he discovers a character stronger than he guessed—and an attraction he yearns to explore . . .
 
Praise for Adrienne Basso’s The Highlander Who Loved Me

“In this sensitive, compassionate romance that will touch those who savor second-chance romances, Basso showcases love’s power to erase the horrors of the past.” —RT Book Reviews

His Noble Promise

Adrienne Basso

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Romantic chaos reigns when Richard Cameron, Earl of Mulgrave, falls for a woman who looks like the temptress who stole his nephew's heart. Original.

The Highlander Who Loved Me (The McKennas)

Adrienne Basso

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A Highlander Is Always Worth Waiting For

Scottish Highlands, 1329. Sir James McKenna, second son of the powerful McKenna Chief, knows he has found his destiny when he falls in love with sweet Lady Davina Armstrong, niece of the Armstrong Chief. Orphaned in childhood, Davina has always felt like an outsider, and with James finally feels that she belongs. But their plans for a happy future are shattered after a brutal attack by a band of rogues. Horrified, Davina's overprotective family quickly shelters her from everyone--including James. . .

Five years later, James is a changed man. His fighting skills sharpened to perfection, he is hardened by the war and destruction he's endured as a Scottish knight--and by the loss of Davina. Weary, he returns home--and is shocked to find Davina there. Is it too late for them to start anew, or will the past dare to lay claim to their future once more?. . .

Bride of a Scottish Warrior

Adrienne Basso

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A union born of duty. . .

Newly knighted Sir Ewan Gilroy needs a dowry and a wife, in that order. Though the widowed Lady Grace plans to enter a convent, squandering so much lush beauty--and such a fortune--would surely be its own sin. Grace will not be easily wooed, despite her family's urging and Ewan's famed charm. She challenges him as no woman ever dared, proving his equal in spirit and in passions. . .

Forged by desire. . .

To atone for her past, Grace vows to never remarry--least of all a brash and reckless warrior. Yet whether defending her honor or stoking desires she hardly knew she possessed, Ewan is a man beyond compare. And as their fragile trust is threatened by treachery, Grace must decide whether to reach for the happiness within her grasp--and fight for the love of her bold Highlander. . .

 Praise for Adrienne Basso's How to be a Scottish Mistress

"Heartwarming." --Publishers Weekly

"Powerful. . .this poignant story quickly becomes a page-turner." --RT Book Reviews

How to Be a Scottish Mistress

Adrienne Basso

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She's his in every way. . .

When newly widowed Lady Fiona Libourg flees to Scotland in need of protection, Lord Gavin McLendon is powerless to refuse the British beauty. Especially when she offers herself in exchange. Now the brooding Scottish warrior can think of nothing else but ravishing his delectable new mistress, even though he's dutybound to marry another. . .

But one. . .

Fiona is shocked when Gavin accepts her scandalous offer--and fretful at the thought that he will discover how little she knows of seduction. But when Gavin proves to be a skilled and achingly sensuous teacher, Fiona doesn't want their passionate arrangement to end. Now she can't help but wonder just what it would take to go from Scottish mistress. . .to Scottish wife.

Praise for the novels of Adrienne Basso

"Basso has a gift for creating stories tinged with simmering passion and poignancy." --Romantic Times on How to Enjoy a Scandal

"Basso expertly combines subtly nuanced characters with an impeccably crafted Regency setting and a revenge-fueled plot deftly laced with danger and desire." --Booklist on A Little Bit Sinful

Notorious Deception

Adrienne Basso

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Traveling to London in order to settle her late husband's affairs, tempestuous Diana Rutledge encounters some nasty surprises, including Derek, the brooding Earl of Harrowby, who accuses her of being an imposter. Original.

To Protect An Heiress (Zebra Historical Romance)

Adrienne Basso

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When a serial killer begins a brutal reign of terror in Regency England, a stunning heiress finds protection in the arms of the only man who can save her. Original.

His Wicked Embrace

Adrienne Basso

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Employed as a governess for the children of Damien St. Lawrence, the Earl of Saunders, Miss Isabella Browning tries to fight her growing attraction for her enigmatic employer, but when they share one beautiful night of passion, an enemy from Damien's past threatens to destroy their newfound love. Original.

The Wedding Deception (Zebra Historical Romance)

Adrienne Basso

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Seeking protection from the amorous advances of a local squire, Claire enters into a marriage of convenience with Jay Barrington, who needs a wife to escape local matchmakers, but during an unexpected visit to her husband's London home, she discovers that she actually married Jay's identical twin brother, who is about to announce his betrothal to another. Original.

Intimate Betrayal

Adrienne Basso

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Losing everything when her father auctions off the family estate just before his death, independent Alyssa Carrington finds herself at the mercy of the new lord, the Duke of Gillingham, who quickly captures her heart. Original.