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The Highlander Takes a Bride Audiobook

The Highlander Takes a Bride

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Publisher's Summary

A bold, seductive laird meets his passionate match in a scintillating Highland romance from New York Times best-selling author Lynsay Sands

Sword fighting, swearing, and riding astride come naturally to Saidh Buchanan. Simpering and holding her tongue - definitely not. Raised alongside seven boisterous brothers, Saidh has little interest in saddling herself with a husband...until she glimpses the new Laird MacDonnell bathing naked in the loch. Though she's far from a proper lady, the brawny Highlander makes Saidh feel every inch a woman.

She has an angel's looks, a warrior's temper, and seeks out his kisses with wanton eagerness. Little wonder that Greer is intrigued by his comely guest. When reckless desire overtakes them, he's more than willing to make an honest woman of her. But Saidh is the target of a hidden enemy, and Greer faces the battle of his life to safeguard the woman he wants above all others.

©2015 Lynday Sands (P)2015 HarperCollins Publishers

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    XmasMom 01-09-16
    XmasMom 01-09-16
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    "Good story and plot"

    Liked Penelope Nederhorst narration.
    Though not her best still Ms Sands did pretty good.
    Good story, good plot that kept me jumping from one suspect to the other.
    Love how the h was thought to defend herself by all of her brothers. Loved the banter between the H, h and the brothers.
    Though a bit long at times it's a good fun listen.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    susan 08-27-15
    susan 08-27-15 Member Since 2016
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    "A Bit disappointing"

    I like this authors blend of humour and strong female characters. However this story seemed rushed. And the characters lacked the depth Ms Sands normally provides.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Susynne hartland, VT, United States 07-30-15
    Susynne hartland, VT, United States 07-30-15 Member Since 2012
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    "Can I give more than 5 ⭐'s please?"

    I always enjoy Lynsay Sands. However THIS one was exceptional! The characters are so well crafted as individuals that I not only felt as if I know them but it was as if they leapt off the page at me (or out of the earphones as it were). And I rarely get stumped by " whodunit" stories but this one kept me guessing and enjoying it!
    Yes this was one incredibly well developed, expertly written, remarkably enjoyable and totally captivating tale!

    NARRATOR : Another hit! There is not a single thing to be improved upon in this extremely skilled performance!

    CREDITWORTHY ? Oh Yes! Without a doubt! if you want a not typical medieval scottish historical romance full of all the brawny highlanders you could ask for and a HEA, then this is it!

    HEAT FACTOR: Ouch! Definitely a scorcher!!

    ***review edit: third listen and still love it!

    2 of 3 people found this review helpful
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    cheyanna draper 04-17-16 Member Since 2016
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    "LOVED IT!"

    I loved the story and the narration. It had me laughing a lot. Great read

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Jennifer 08-19-15
    Jennifer 08-19-15 Member Since 2015
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    "good read like all her books"

    Love it, very funny. well written story. the read did a good jod on all the voices

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    Amazon Customer 08-02-15
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    "Great!"

    Loved this book I wanted more! I can wait for another book like this one.

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    karen 08-11-15
    karen 08-11-15 Member Since 2015
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    "idiotic.waste of time"
    What could have made this a 4 or 5-star listening experience for you?

    This was a story that was full of irrelevant details that caused it to be slow moving. I was actually expecting the author to provide details on how to walk..I put my right foot ahead of me , then I put the left foot, then I put the right foot again..etc.
    There was the scene on how to have a bath, wash your hair first, then your body, so the water is clean enough to rinse your hair....bathing 101 is not what makes for a romance.
    The heroine Sade, is shot with an arrow and there is a discussion regarding what type of arrow she was shot with and the process, pull it out or push it through...yes, this was an actual discussion that took 6 minutes.
    This book was a series of sex scenes with filler in between.


    What do you think your next listen will be?

    Nothing from this author


    What aspect of Penelope Nederhorst’s performance would you have changed?

    Not much. She was good, but some of the male voices sounded the same, so it was a little difficult keeping track of who was speaking.


    What reaction did this book spark in you? Anger, sadness, disappointment?

    All of the above and a bit of revulsion. There is a scene where the heroine is shot with an arrow in the breast. This allows the author to have her dress cut away from the area so that a 9 year old boy can see her breast. At the same time her 7 brothers ( as 2 or 3 just aren't enough for this farce) can also view her naked breast. While she is bleeding the brothers discuss how she has "filled out" and that she has a good figure. If the author wants to add this creepy scene in a romance, then I will not be listening to any further books from her. This scene made my skin crawl. I really have to question some of the reviewers that indicated it was a wonderful book.


    Any additional comments?

    This book was a farce and just a lot of filler. I wasted a credit on it.
    The author uses a classic fable, " the scorpion and the frog", 3 times which takes up a lot of time. There is also an apple dessert that gets a lot of mention, but I tried to find out what it was, but could not. I hate when an author uses such an obscure reference so the reader has no idea of what the importance of the detail is to the story.
    I am so angry at the reviewers that gave this awful book such good comments and a high rating. It is not worth the time. I guess it was better to use a credit instead of paying the purchase price, and that's the best thing I can say about this book!

    3 of 7 people found this review helpful
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    pam northway 08-02-15 Member Since 2014
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    "GREAT BOOK"

    loved it. the mystery is a great way to keep the love match going

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    8/21/15
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    "Not up the Lynsay Sands Standards"
    What disappointed you about The Highlander Takes a Bride?

    Was not up the usual standard of the author.


    What was most disappointing about Lynsay Sands’s story?

    Underdevoloped Characters.


    Would you listen to another book narrated by Penelope Nederhorst?

    Why not!


    What character would you cut from The Highlander Takes a Bride?

    Millie.


    Any additional comments?

    Story just was not believable, that would be ok, if it would have been a laugh out loud one, but it was not.

    0 of 1 people found this review helpful

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