Posts Tagged: Lori Benton

The King’s Mercy, by Lori Benton

The King's Mercy, by Lori Benton

When Scottish soldier Alex MacKinnon is captured after the Battle of Culloden, he’s granted the king’s mercy–exile to the American colonies rather than execution, but it’s a mercy he loathes. Indentured to Edmund Carey to be a blacksmith on his plantation, Alex only dreams of escape. Somehow. Joanna Carey, Edmund’s step-daughter, was thrown into the… Read more »

Book Beat – Many Sparrows by Lori Benton

Many Sparrows by Lori Benton

In 1774, Clare Inglesby is furious at her husband for leading their young family into the dangerous frontier of Ohio-Kentucky. Then Clare’s worst fears come to pass – Shawnees murder her husband and take her four-year-old son Jacob captive, and Clare goes into labor. Frontiersman Jeremiah Ring discovers Clare, helps her deliver her baby girl,… Read more »

Book Beat – The Pursuit of Tamsen Littlejohn

Tamsen Littlejohn was raised to be a proper colonial lady, but when her intended appears to be as cruel as her controlling stepfather, she’s desperate to escape her fate. Frontiersman Jesse Bird realizes the danger Tamsen is in and agrees to spirit her into the North Carolina wilderness. However, her stepfather and fiance chase after… Read more »

Book Beat – Burning Sky by Lori Benton

Willa Obenchain is caught between two worlds. Kidnapped by Mohawks when she was a girl, Willa is now returning to her home. But her family is dead, and the farm is about to be confiscated and sold since her parents were suspected Tory sympathizers during the American Revolution. On the edge of the property, she… Read more »