Highland Wrath By Madeline Martin
By Madeline Martin
Series:The Mercenary Maidens, Book #3
Reviewed by: Barb Massabrook (of)
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The heroine of this story Sylvi watches her family get slaughtered and murdered when she was a child. Sylvi by some miracle who was also attacked survived. Since then Sylvi is obsessed with paying back those responsible for destroying her family. An eye for an eye, tooth for a tooth etc. as she wants her vengeance for the malice and evil treachery done to them. Since then Sylvi has her eye on the prize to pay back to those responsible for ripping her heart out and killing her loving family. Now Sylvi has been training ever since to become an assassin. So she can attack and assault and be trained by My Lady. Which is the one who can train and turn her into a fighting killing machine. Now she takes jobs as an assassin and kills others as well.
Her current job is to kill Ian Campbell, the hero of this story. She is to bring the body to those who want him killed. The problem is it isn't as easy as it sounds to execute the life of Ian Campbell. Then Ian opens Sylvis eyes to some realities. As Ian has refused to become his father's heir and suggests his brother take it. He doesn't want to become the brutal man his father is. Plus Ian's father commited a horrendous crime that made Ian not forgive and leave home. Now Ian is attracted to Sylvi even though she nearly murdered his in his slumber! Yet he trusts her like no other. As he seems to fall for Sylvi the moment the lays his eyes on her. As for Sylvi she is not easy to trust or open her heart easily but eventually does. Then she and Ian find they have much in common and much to love. Yet can these two broken souls last? As Silvi realizes revenge does not give her the sweet taste of satisfaction she has craved since she was eight years old.
Will these star crossed lovers romance last? Or will this ride come to an abrupt stop due to Sylvi’s misery and unhappiness. As she not feeling resolute and thrilled after getting her retaliation.
Madeline Martin pens another masterpiece in her third book in her powerful Mercenary Maidens. A book you can read as a stand alone book or in series order. Again this author writes another fast paced riveting adventure, with non stop action. It is also topped with vengeance, treachery, betrayal, murder and mayhem. Plus a beautiful love story of two heartbroken souls. They seem to need each other to put the pieces back together again. In addition A breathtaking setting, intricate character and devine and delightful dialogue. Plus the phenomenal plotting will make you gasp with anticipation- not knowing what will happen next!
A definite book readers don't want to miss! I highly recommend Highland Wrath by the amazing Madeline Martin.
The Mercenary Maidens
By Madeline Martin
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