Able to ride, wield a sword, and throw a dagger as well as
any man, Ainslee of Kengarvey is more warrior than maid.
Yet even her awesome skill as a horsewoman cannot help her
outrace the knight who hotly pursues her.
An Anglo-Norman who has won favor with the King, Sir Gabel
de Amalville must prove his fealty by crushing the
rebellious MacNairn gives him a necessary advantage. He
spirits her to his isolated castle keep-only to be
passionately drawn to the sensual, flame-haired beauty.
Now, as war sets the Highlands aflame, Gabel vows to
follow no sovereign-but his own wildly yearning heart.