Saving Grace by Julie Garwood
Johanna’s marriage was short-lived and she is now a widow. Amidst her period of sorrow and misery, she vows that she would never get married again, but at only the age of sixteen, she possesses a power and beauty that impresses everyone, especially her golden hair.
When King John demands that Johanna gets married again and also selects a bridegroom for her, she must acquiesce until her foster brother comes to her rescue with a solution of marrying a Scottish handsome warrior Gabriel MacBain. She hesitates at first, but as Gabriel reveals his tender and gentle love and affection towards her.
But… a royal intrigue is set to separate the two lovers yet this happens to be Johanna’s happiness.