Never Seduce a Scot is an exhilarating historical romance that will enchant Maya Banks fans. The characters are thought provoking and well developed. The story is filled with emotion and conflict that enhance the characters and story. The book moves quickly, before I realized it I had devoured the book and was sighing with happiness. I look forward to the next book and am delighted to say that Maya Banks remains at the top of my auto-buy list.
Eveline Armstrong has been hiding a secret for many years. Her family is under the impression that she is mute, but the truth is after an illness Eveline became deaf. Graeme Montgomery has been ordered to marry Eveline to end the rivalry between their clans. He knows that everyone believes she is daft, and he fears that the marriage will be in name only and Graeme will be sacrificing his chance for a true marriage and children. He soon finds out differently, much to the delight of both characters. Graeme’s voice is so rugged and deep that Eveline can hear it. As the two come together, secrets are revealed and everything changes for the both of them. However, the closer the two become the more someone works to keep them apart. Graeme and Eveline must find a way to uncover the threat to their marriage and families before it’s too late.
This sinfully sexy new romance from Maya Banks features a remarkable woman whose rare gift teaches a gruff Scottish warrior how to listen with his heart.
Eveline Armstrong is fiercely loved and protected by her powerful clan, but outsiders consider her “touched.” Beautiful, fey, with a level, intent gaze, she doesn’t speak. No one, not even her family, knows that she cannot hear. Content with her life of seclusion, Eveline has taught herself to read lips and allows the outside world to view her as daft. But when an arranged marriage into a rival clan makes Graeme Montgomery her husband, Eveline accepts her duty—unprepared for the delights to come. Graeme is a rugged warrior with a voice so deep and powerful that his new bride can hear it, and hands and kisses so tender and skilled that he stirs her deepest passions.
Graeme is intrigued by the mysterious Eveline, whose silent lips are ripe with temptation and whose bright, intelligent eyes can see into his soul. As intimacy deepens, he learns her secret. But when clan rivalries and dark deeds threaten the wife he has only begun to cherish, the Scottish warrior will move heaven and earth to save the woman who has awakened his heart to the beautiful song of a rare and magical love.