Oh my, did I love this book. A clever take on, yes, Beauty and the Beast, it also boasts a wounded hero (grim and terse and just so very lovely) and a not-so-innocent heroine. It was a refreshing change from the usual historical romance.
Alistair was a soldier in the war, brave and strong. When he is critically injured, he comes home and heals, painfully. He is very scarred (enough … Continue reading