James Drummond, former laird of Dunncraig Keep, has returned to the lands stolen from him, and the daughter he had to leave behind, to find the evidence he needs to clear his name and regain all he’d lost. Disguised as a humble woodcarver, James gains entry to the keep and finds more than he could have hoped, for the woman who cares for his daughter is an attractive raven-haired beauty who takes his mind off of justice, placing it firmly on more carnal thoughts.
Annora Mackay doubts her cousin’s claim on Dunncraig Keep is as legitimate as he professes. If it weren’t for her genuine affection for the little girl he claims is his daughter she would flee the evil pall that hangs over the keep. When her cousin hires a new woodcarver, Annora has yet another reason to remain but there is something not quite right about this man. By the time Annora realizes she is caught in the middle of a deadly intrigue, it is too late to seek a safe have for her and her young charge. In the midst of intrigue Annora and James find passion and love but can they survive to claim a future together.
Hannah Howell continues her bestselling series about the Murray clan with Highland Wolf. Romance, passion, adventure fill the pages of this historical feast.