Rogue’s Hostage: a Historical Captive Romance

By (author)Linda McLaughlin

In Rogue’s Hostage, set in the Pennsylvania frontier of 1758, Mara Dupré and Lieutenant Jacques Corbeau are brought together by fate and torn apart by war. As they embark on a perilous journey to safety, they must navigate their growing passion and the lingering shadows of their pasts. Linda McLaughlin’s captivating standalone historical romance is a must-read for fans of strong characters and enemies-to-lovers stories.


Fate delivered them into each other’s arms. Will love set them free?. The Pennsylvania frontier, 1758.Mara Dupré never got used to living in fear. As danger lurks in every shadow, supporting her husband’s farming efforts while France and Britain battle in the New World has worn her down. But her life shatters when an invading war party kills her spouse, and she is taken captive by a dashing French officer.Lieutenant Jacques Corbeau thought he’d lost his honor years ago. But something about the spirited woman whose scalp he saved from his Indian partners tugs deeply on his desire to redeem his past. And now as they undertake a dangerous trek to return to the fort, he swears a silent oath to protect her with his life.In desperation, Mara attempts to bargain her virtue in exchange for her freedom. Though Jacques would gladly bed the fetching widow, he’s torn between passion and reclaiming his lost honor.Will their tragic union fall to a murderous musket, or can they find everlasting love?Rogue’s Hostage is a riveting standalone historical romance. If you like strong characters, enemies-to-lovers stories, and richly detailed histories, then you’ll adore Linda McLaughlin’s sensual adventure.Buy Rogue’s Hostage to untie the bonds of desire today!(Previously published by Amber Quill Press)4 ½ stars and a Top Pick from Romantic TimesRomantic Times Nominee—Best Small Press Romance of 20032nd Place – Lorie Awards – Best Historical Romance