When Elisabeth and Marjory Kerr leave behind the crowded streets of Edinburgh to flee to the Borderland, they've lost their husbands, their titles, their property and nearly everything they hold dear. As supporters of Bonnie Prince Charlie's rebellion, they've been branded as traitors and outcasts. An accomplished seamstress, Elisabeth eventually finds work as a dress maker for the local gentry, which brings her into contact with Lord Jack Buchanan, an unmarried gentleman of considerable means. Will Lord jack step forward to hel[p Elisabeth and Marjory, or will their scandalous ties to the Jacobite rebellion prove too great a risk to his reputation and wealth?
An awesome read!| Posted April 13, 2011
Liz Curtis Higgs delivers in the conclusion of her Scottish retelling of the story of Ruth. The story is compelling, the characters are skillfully scripted and molded, and the conclusion is hopeful. You'll enjoy this book!