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Summary

Louisa Robertson’s father is furious when he finds her acting on stage. Now, she’s being shipped off to America to marry some stranger her father thinks will bring out the “lady” in her. Luckily, Louisa’s maid agrees to switch places with her! Her maid will marry the American and get the wealthy lifestyle she’s always wanted, and Louisa can do whatever she damn well pleases - for the first time in her life. 

Highlander Ian Sinclair needs an army commission, and the only way he can get one is to safely deliver the general’s daughter-from-Hell to her intended in America. Easy, right? It would be if the lady’s companion Louisa didn’t wear breeches and do everything the exact opposite of what he orders. It’ll be a miracle if the sparks flying between Ian and Louisa don’t set the bloody ship afire before they arrive in America. 

But just when Louisa thinks her plan is going to give her the acting career she wants and a Highlander to boot...Ian discovers her secret. 

Each book in The Highlanders of Balforss series is stand-alone.

©2019 Jennifer Trethewey (P)2019 Audible, Inc.

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I Absolutely Loved this Book

I loved this book. Yet another brilliant story that was addictive. I'm really sad now because it was the last book in this series.
All 4 books were so well written. I really hope there could be another, maybe on Mr Peter.
I would definitely recommend it.

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great books, shame about narrator

loved all 4 books so much I decided the narrator could be tolerated.
Female voices silly & girly, Male voices all the same in each book.

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really good collection

defiantly have to listen to all of the series. really good and completely recommend them to anyone. easy listens.

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lovely story

lovely story just like the others in the series. The narrator gets better with each book.

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fantastic series

I should have rated the others . This book has a nice story, an adventure and romance but you must listen to the whole series. The narrator was fantastic one of my favourites.

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throughly enjoyed listening to this series.

well done to all involved in this series of books.
I am so glad I found these books.
I would recommend them xx

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Loved it

Loved this whole series, I couldn't stop listening. Pity its the last one so far, hopefully there will be more in the future.
I loved this series as it was different to all the historical romances I've listened to, and I've listened to hundreds of them. I loved that the characters were all so down to earth especially the male characters, they were funny and sweet and not so macho. And I also liked the plots of each story. I really wish that there would be more, like George's and Gemma's story, and Peter's story. More please Jennifer Trethewey. Can't wait to listen to more of her books.
The narrator was even better than in the first 3.

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  • 29-09-20

GREAT!

All four of them are just great. Really hope she writes a 5th regarding Peter.

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  • 05-09-19

narrator

struggled to finish. the main Male character is a wimp and narrator made it worse.

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  • 19-11-20

romance wuth humor

the combination of romance and humor is a wonderful combination which connects all the books within the series.

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  • Pamela B. Wier
  • 16-09-20

My favorite!

Of the four Highlanders of Balforss series, this one is my favorite!
JT's writing gets better and better! I just want to go home to Balforss!
I hope to see #5 soon!

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  • 07-10-21

by far the best story out of the series

finally and Jennifer wrote a female lead with a brain. I'm personally so over the weak woman narratives in Romance stories.

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  • enlforver91
  • 30-07-21

the narrator was a little irritating

every time the word Jesus was said I wanted to pull my hair out. I dont mind it being said repeatedly in the story but the way the narrator said it set my teeth on edge each time. The female voices were done fairly well but the male ones were not convincing. I feel like all books should have male and female narrators. Aside from the narrator I feel that it was a good story

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  • smilinp
  • 23-04-21

wonderful

I loved the story and the adventures but I really didn't like that they used the Lord's name in vane

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  • 08-10-20

It was a great book 😹 I

But I have a feeling that you can call me 😉 carzy about the book.I can't wait to to read the next one. I have the love of the Scott's.

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  • Janine Coelho
  • 01-08-22

Taming of the Shrew but make it Scottish

These books are such a quick read and has great character development. I genuinely enjoyed it.

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  • Krista Jasper
  • 01-08-22

The Captain and the Sassy Lassy

Saving the Scot is the fourth (& final?) book in the series. I would truly enjoy a 5th book as “Mr.Peter” as the focus character. I have enjoyed how the series stories interconnected and built on each other. One could enjoy each as a stand alone, but reading the series in
Nokia that we get to truly know him … he is complicated and sexy. Nummy!
Throughout the tale, I truly enjoyed bc g the genders are clear. The Scottish Brogue is fantastic. Well done.