Connor McKay failed to win the fair Wink’s heart and so got transferred out of London. He got word that a young lady, Belinda, had been convicted of witchcraft and decided to investigate. As a Knight of the Order of the Round Table, Connor is used to sniffing out and monitoring all sorts of supernatural things. Belinda clearly has powers but they are so small she couldn’t have done much damage. Deciding the whole situation is suss, he whisks her away to his family’s place. I felt a bit sorry for Connor. After the Wink debacle, I thought he […]
Author: Cindy Spencer Pape
Wink is all grown up and while she is an engineer who has sound ideas on the uses of electricity, everyone seems to want her to get married. Her suitor Connor is a dear friend but there is no spark between them. The man she really wants, Liam, claims he doesn’t want her. Wink is thrown together with Liam as they try to find what happened to the scores of people and dogs that have recently gone missing in London and how to protect the Queen from a villainous plot.
Magnus, Baron Findlay, has a very strong connection with his island home. Unfortunately someone has unleashed the kraken on his formerly tranquil retreat and he spends his days fighting the creatures. He is swept out to see during a particularly brutal battle and eventually washes up on Mull where Alice MacDonald takes him in. Unable to heal him herself, Alice contacts Sir Fergus MacKay for help and he sends his daughter Dr Geneva MacKay. Geneva runs a successful practice in Edinburgh and isn’t exactly happy about running off to the Inner Hebrides. Although this world is quite advanced with […]
Kendall Lake, member of the Order of the Round Table, is sent to find out why Amy Deland sees phantoms in her photographs. The people who have the shadow surround them on the photograph end up dying fairly quickly. Amy doesn’t know if she is causing the people to die or if she is somehow seeing the future. Kendall and Amy are presented in broad brush strokes and their relationship heats up incredibly quickly – as in you blink and they are love. I didn’t think the love scene was necessary as it added little to the overall plot […]
Sir Merrick Hadrian, a Knight of the Order of the Round Table, is skilled in magick and technology but completely undone by five kids. They saved his life when he was hunting vampires and he decided to take them in, partly out of gratitude and partly so he could hone their skills. These fairly wild children soon turn his house upside down and he discovers he needs a governess tout de suit. Enter Miss Caroline “Caro” Bristol aka Mary Poppins. Caro is able to sooth the savage little beasts with great aplomb but finds Merrick much harder to handle. […]