When Scotland fell to English rule
The Highland dragons took a vow:
Freedom at any price.
The war may be over, but so long as English magic controls the Highlands, not even a dragon laird can keep his clan safe. What Cathal MacAlasdair needs is a warrior fierce enough to risk everything, yet gifted enough to outwit an enemy more monster than man.
What he needs is Sophia.
Alchemist Sophia Metzger traveled to Loch Arach in search of knowledge. She never dreamed she'd learn to do battle, ride through the stars on the back of a dragon, or catch the eye of a Highland laird. But as her quest turns to sizzling chemistry and inescapable danger, she'll soon discover the thrill of being caught in a dragon's claws.
- Original Title:Highland Dragon Warrior (Dawn of the Highland Dragon #1)
- Author:Isabel Cooper
- Rating:7.16 / 10
- Publisher:Published September 5th 2017 by Sourcebooks Casablanca
The land didn’t want her there.
That was nonsense, and she knew it was nonsense. She knew that she was one woman, unarmed and heavily burdened. She knew that there had been no disasters save the weather, and that her more native traveling companions saw nothing unusual or particularly bad in that. She didn’t know whether the land had a consciousness of its own, but she’d never felt anything, whether welcome or hostility, anywhere else she’d been, and it was unlikely now. Sophia knew this.
And still she looked at the road ahead and the countryside around her—white ground, dark rocks, dead-gray sky overhead—and thought, This place wants me gone.
She huddled deeper into her cloak and kept walking, following the horses.
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