SWORD OF THE HIGHLANDS
Wolff's second novel sweeps readers into a time of strife and passion as legend meets fact in an exciting tale. The element of time travel adds depth to this fascinating, carefully researched story, filled with intriguing facts, three-dimensional characters and enough
history to satisfy.
Magda arrives as Scotland is preparing for war, and James is caught between the king's demands and a desire for independence. James' enemy, the Campbell, takes her captive and only James, the legendary sword of the Highlands, can come to her rescue. Even then time may not be on their side. (Berkley Sensation, Jun., 320 pp., $6.99)