"An undercurrent of danger ripples through this exquisite romance, set in the 1700s, and Brockway's lush,
lyrical writing style is a perfect match for her vivid characters, beautifully atmospheric settings, and
sensuous love scenes. Readers will be delighted to learn that McClairen's Isle is the first in a trilogy
featuring the Merrick siblings. "
— Library Journal
"This is a glorious book, wonderful reading."
— Romance Reviews
Skullduggery, bitter English-Scottish hatreds and harrowing cat-and-mouse pursuits fill the ebb and flow
of this 18th-century romance, the first volume of the McClairen's Isle trilogy by veteran romance writer
— PUBLISHERS WEEKLY
Complex in plot and character, THE PASSIONATE ONE is a mesmerizing non-stop read. Connie Brockway spins
a tale tighter than a spider's web, luring readers deeper and deeper into a story where romance and
history are perfectly blended. Readers will eagerly await the next novel.
— SENSUAL—ROMANTIC TIMES