Mary Lancaster, USA Today Bestselling Author

About Mary Lancaster

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Mary Lancaster is a USA Today bestselling author of historical romance and romantic historical fiction. Her first literary love was historical fiction, a genre which she relishes mixing up with romance and adventure in her own writing. Several of her novels feature actual historical characters as diverse as Hungarian revolutionaries, medieval English outlaws, and a family of eternally rebellious royal Scots. But she is probably best known for her light, fun Regency romances.

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Latest & Upcoming Releases


Latest Release: Rebellion’s Fire

Last Flame of Alba, Book 1 (Formerly published as Rebel of Ross)

“The MacHeths are coming!” By 1156, Malcolm MacHeth, one time Earl of Ross, languishes a prisoner in Roxburgh Castle while his rampaging sons raise rebellion in his name. Optimistically, the King of Scots promises the earldom of Ross to landless Norman knight, Sir William de Lanson, if he can somehow defeat the infamous MacHeths. It wasn’t quite how William’s disgraced wife Christian dreamed of coming home…

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Upcoming Release: A Constant Blaze

Last Flame of Alba, Book 2 (Formerly published as Lady of Ross)

Great destiny or enduring love?Malcolm MacHeth, one time Earl of Ross and pretender to the throne of Scotland, once believed he could have it all. Yet he has already languished in prison for half his life when his eldest son is betrayed and joins him in captivity. Malcolm’s wife, Halla, who has ruled his old earldom alone all this time, turns the disaster into a daring plan to free both men…

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About the Last Flame of Alba series: Scottish medieval romantic fiction ​

The birth of a nation… In twelfth century Scotland, as age-old Celtic customs fall to the ambitious might of the king, some families hold out for their traditional rights – among them, the turbulent MacHeths, an ancient royal line able and willing to fight for the old ways and for the throne itself.

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