I signed the contract this week for the second book in my Highland Talents series, Highland Seer. So that’s where today’s snippet is from.
The Lathans have rescued old men and lads who were attacked by bandits bent on stealing their wagons loaded with kegs of whisky. Returning the wounded MacKyries home to be cared for, the Lathans are angry that their laird would send his clansmen out so poorly guarded and with bounty guaranteed to draw thieves.
Enjoy my Six Sentence Sunday Snippet!
“Can we be sure of our welcome here?” Jamie asked quietly.
“We’re bringin’ home their whisky and their menfolk,” Donal groused. “The laird’s gratitude had better include answering a few questions, like why we’re havin’ to bring home his wounded.” At Jamie’s raised eyebrow, he continued. “Once they ken how charming we are, there shouldna be any problems.”
Jamie grinned and shook his head.
Behind him, Bram choked back a laugh and began coughing.