Brash entrepreneur Roan McAuley has no problem getting naked. But being the only one in the room dropping kilt and giving plenty isn't his idea of fun--even if it's for the "Men of the Highlands" calendar and a good cause. However, getting feisty photographer Tessa Vandergriff all hot, bothered, and hungry is proving irresistible. . .even though she's not h...more
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I love that he's committed to the relationship early on and won't let her make it ju ...more
Don't let this review deter you from reading each and every Donna Kauffman book. She is an amazing author! Just know that this book has a seriou ...more
Kauffman's two main leads defy typical romance tropes. Tessa is suffering from PTSD related to her war photographer career and Roan is running an artisanal basket weaving coop on a small Scotish island. Tessa is on a holiday to hopefully recover when she is asked to photograph the men of the island (including Roan) for ...more
The book also had some humor and some sexiness, but it was just ok. The beginning was my favorite. I loved their ...more
It got a little slow, and more bogged down, once the two main characters, Tessa & Roan decided they'd try to work together to be a happy, healthy couple. It seemed to me, Roan was really open-honest, and it just not the way the stories usually go. They usually question their feeling just a bit more, and I don't know any guys that would be so open & honest with a prospective girlfriend.