Category Archives: Scottish historical romance

Holy Wells and Springs

Wells and springs are found all over Britain, Scotland, Ireland and France where ancient Celtic gods and/or goddesses were honored. After the coming of Christianity, wells were made part of Christian observances through the blessings of a Saint. In Ireland … Continue reading

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The Highland Treasures Trilogy

Historical Heartbeats is featuring the Highland Treasures Trilogy by Brenda B. Taylor. The three books are available in digital and print formats. I am giving away a print copy of A Highland Emerald to a commenter in the US and … Continue reading

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BookSweep Contest ~ Enter to Win

Today, I have a fun surprise I’d like to share with you. I’ve teamed up with 15+fantastic authors to give away a huge collection of Medieval, Scottish & Old World Romancesto 2 lucky winners, PLUS a brand new eReader to … Continue reading

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Spotlight on A Highland Pearl

Author Brenda B. Taylor spotlights the first book in the Highland Treasures series, A Highland Pearl. The book tells the story of a sweet romance that blossomed amidst feuding and war and a Christmastime wedding. Leave a comment to win … Continue reading

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Beauly Priory

By Brenda B Taylor The ruins of many churches are located in Scotland. Congregations moved on to other locations, and some like the Beauly Priory, were dismantled during the Reformation of the 16th century. The ruins tell a story of … Continue reading

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Fearann-Domhnuill

The Highland Treasures series takes place in the Highlands of Scotland on the ancient lands of Clan Munro during the 16th century. While engaging in genealogical research, I became intrigued by my Scots heritage, so I located the ancestral clan … Continue reading

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Christmastime in Old Scotland

  The canvas above was painted in 1872 by the Scottish artist, William Bell Scott. He gives the story a local Aryshire setting. The barn is an old one near Penkill where Scott was then living. Notice the shepherd playing … Continue reading

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