Sunday, February 21, 2016

Medieval Monday First Kiss: Mary Morgan Brings DRAGON KNIGHT'S SHIELD



Here's a delectable ending to Medieval Monday's FIRST KISS series. Angus and Deirdre of Mary Morgan's DRAGON KNIGHT’S SHIELD singe the page with their first foray into romance. Next week Medieval Monday will be back with a new themed series. Meanwhile, settle in for the delightful hero and heroine in this time-travel romance.

Excerpt:
His look was predatory, lustful, inviting, and she took a step backward. Words failed her as she took another step back.

He arched a brow and his smile became seductive. “Do I frighten ye?”

“No!” she lied. Like hell you do! You’re as gorgeous as sin standing there, and I want to rip your clothes from your body.

Pushing off from the wall, he stepped into the room and silently closed the door behind him, his eyes never leaving hers. His hair hung in soft waves past his shoulders, and her fingers itched to twine within them. Her body ached in places so deep—longing for even the slightest touch. 

“Are ye unwell, my lady?”

The burr of his voice so low—so sexy, she could only stare at him until his words resonated in her mind. “No,” she replied softly, feeling the flames of desire heat not only her face, but also her entire body.
 
This time when he took another step closer, Deirdre didn’t back away. Now he stood so close she ould feel the warmth of his breath across her face—a mix of wine and pure male.

She watched mesmerized as he reached for a lock of her hair, twining it around his finger. “So verra soft.”

Deirdre couldn’t breathe, as he let the curl unravel and cupped her face in his hands. “Ye confuse me. Ye torment me in my dreams,” he whispered against her cheek, sending a wave of pleasure down her spine.

Without thought, she groaned and leaned into him—his beard grazing her cheek. She no longer battled her mind for the man. “Kiss me, Angus.”

This time he groaned, capturing her mouth with savage intensity and drawing the breath from her lungs. His tongue plundered deep, and Deirdre opened fully to the fiery possession.

Blurb:
Angus MacKay, leader of the Dragon Knights, failed his brothers and his clan upon the death of his sister. Now he must fight the darkness of despair tempting his soul. Back on Scottish soil, he comes face to face with Deirdre who can wield a sword as mightily as his warriors, and he takes her captive. Yet, with each passing day, the fire dragon inside him roars to claim the one woman fate has destined for him. 

Famed mystery writer, Deirdre Flanagan, is unprepared for the next chapter in her life. On a vacation to Scotland, she steps through the mists and enters into a skirmish alongside a Highlander. However, the fight has only begun, and now she must battle Angus as well as evil in order to claim the love of this Dragon Knight. 

Will their love be powerful enough to shield them from danger, or burn them to ashes? 

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13 comments:

  1. As always, I love being on your blog, Barbara! Thanks for hosting me and Dragon Knight's Shield. :)

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    1. Welcome, Mary! I always love having you here. Your couple is terrific! Such fun. (well, you know what I mean ;)

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  2. Top of the morning to ya, Mary. Hi Barbara!
    What wonderful excerpt. I bought the book and can't wait to explore Angus and Deirdre adventures. Best wishes Mary for lots and lots of sales!

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    1. Hi Tena! You'll love Angus and Deirdre! Glad you stopped by.

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    2. And the rest of the day to you, Tena! :) Thanks so much for your kind words and I truly hope you enjoy Angus and Deirdre's story. Hugs!

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  3. Wow! I'm in love with that excerpt! *Fanning myself* So good! Okay, I'm off to iBooks to look for you. If you're not there, I'll go to the Amazon link. Yay!

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    1. Isn't it great? Love Deirdre's internal monologues as she's looking at him here!

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    2. Woohoo! Great news! Thanks so much for visiting, and I hope you enjoy Angus and Deirdre's story. I love hearing from my readers. :)

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  4. You had me at the cover art, but then the excerpt, oh my goodness. Dragon Knight's Shield just climbed all the way up my TBR pile.

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    1. I'm a fan of Mary's covers. The way they're linked is just great! Thanks for coming by.

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    2. Jumping for joy, Sandra!:) Thank you! Debbie Taylor at TWRP has done all my covers. She's awesome and I'm looking forward to see what she'll create with the next one. Thanks so much for visiting!

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  5. Oh, I loved DRAGON KNIGHT'S SHIELD excerpt, Mary! Thank you for sharing!

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