By Nicholas Nicastro
By Vera Chapman
A mystical glimpse into the mythical age of Arthurian chivalry. Ursulet, daughter of King Arthur and Queen Guinevere, captured by means of Saxons and doomed to lsoe her kin and historical past. Knightly chivalry is beset through darkish Age barbarity during this richly woven tapestry of heroes and heroines, monsters and saints, temptresses and magicians.
By Sharon Lathan
"Highly entertaining... I felt absolutely immersed within the period of time, due to the author's consciousness to aspect. it's a actual credits to Ms. Lathan that her storytelling sort is according to the writer of the paintings that encouraged this novel. good done!" Romance Reader at Heart
Beyond Pride and Prejudice.... …Beyond 'I Do'…
Darcy and Lizzy enterprise clear of Pemberley to trip via England, discovering buddies, relations, enjoyable, love, and an excellent deeper and extra sacred bond alongside the way.
Having launched into the best event of all, marriage and the beginning of a brand new existence jointly, now the Darcys take the reader on a trip via a time of prosperity, amusement, and defense. They adventure all of the adventures of go back and forth, with associates and family members offering either companionship and problems, and with enjoyable as their focus.
The attractions and sounds, tastes and flavors of Regency England come alive. via all of it, Darcy and Lizzy proceed to construct a wedding packed with romance, sensuality, and the great thing about a deep, abiding love.
By Philip Kerr
In 1696, Christopher Ellis, a tender, hot-tempered gentleman, is distributed to the Tower of London, yet now not as a prisoner. A unexpected coincidence has led him there to help the well known scientist Sir Isaac Newton, who as Warden of the Royal Mint has authorised an appointment to seek down counterfeiters who threaten to topple the shaky, war-weakened economic climate. Armed with Newton’s greater mind and Ellis’s ability with a sword, the hot companions look primed to resolve the case. but if their research leads them to a mysterious coded message on a corpse hidden within the Lion Tower, they observe that anything extra sinister is afoot. within the warmth in their pursuit, Newton and Ellis’s suspicions develop into all too actual because the physique count number rises and the duo uncovers a menacing far-reaching plot that may result in the cave in of the government—and fee them their very lives. a rare, suspense-filled, and richly pleasant story, Dark topic is an engrossing secret infused with the risky mixture of politics, technological know-how, and faith that characterised existence in seventeenth-century London.
By V. A. Stuart
By Faith Blum
Joshua woke with a quiet groan. As his senses awakened separately, he cracked his eyelids open. certain sufficient, there has been a silhouetted shape status on the foot of the mattress. From the sickly candy odor, the individual used to be both from the brothel down the road or had lately left one.
He compelled himself to respire flippantly and reached for the knife in his thigh holster. With as difficult and evil a voice as he may well imitate, he spoke, “State your intentions.”
Pinkerton detective, Joshua Brookings, is shipped on a task that turns out basic at the floor. His fellow detective has been abducted and his boss, William Pinkerton senses foul play. Joshua is shipped to enquire Edward's case in hopes of discovering the abducted detective and supporting resolve the case that has taken over ten years to investigate.
Arriving in Cheyenne, Joshua reveals even more than an easy kidnapping. all over again, he needs to move undercover, anything he made his boss promise by no means to make him do back. the one Christian within the outlaw crew, Joshua falters and nearly loses religion in God’s windfall. Will he stand at the reliable Rock or drown within the sinking sand?
By M. C. Beaton
By Allan Mallinson
Within the culture of Patrick O'Brian's loved historic army adventures comes the 1st in a rushing new sequence that includes Cornet Matthew Hervey, a tender cavalry officer in Wellington's military of 1815. Bringing alive the Napoleonic period and the armies whose blood stained the soil of turbulent countries, here's the tale of 1 guy whose valor and imaginative and prescient carry him honor, betrayal, and a problem past his imagining.
For 20 years, because the French Revolution, Britain and her allies have fought a probably unending warfare to loosen Bonaparte's stranglehold on Europe. And Englishmen comparable to Matthew Hervey, led via the "Iron Duke" of Wellington, have left the fairway pastures of domestic to persist with the drum in His Majesty's cavalry. by way of 1814 Hervey, a twenty-three-year-old parson's son, has been on crusade with the sixth gentle Dragoons for over 5 years--only to discover his army occupation endangered via an impetuous act of gallantry....
With the French military eventually defeated and Bonaparte exiled to Elba, Matthew's regiment is published domestic. His go back to Horningsham village reacquaints him with the vivacious great thing about woman Henrietta Lindsay, his early life sweetheart. yet presently he's known as to responsibility in eire, the place English landowners may be as pitiless as Bonaparte has been at the Continent, and the place uprising lurks in each hedgerow.
Torn through ambition and ensnared within the intrigues of Wellington's military, Matthew struggles to form his future, yet his efforts are approximately to be forged to the winds of destiny. For, again amid the pounding of hooves, the flash of gunpowder, and the conflict of sabers, he'll locate the dramatic success of his personal function, himself a catalyst within the conflict of the century...near the small Belgian village of Waterloo.
Written with beautiful authenticity, and sweeping from battleground to kingdom mansion, from French château to smoky Irish hovel, A shut Run Thing gilds heritage with a daring mind's eye in an unforgettable story of the fortunes of conflict and the conflicts of the spirit.
By Jean Plaidy
Mythical ancient novelist Jean Plaidy brings to existence the tale of Princess Mary Tudor, a celebrated good looks and born insurgent who might defy the main strong king in Europe—her older brother.
Princess Mary Rose is the youngest sister of Henry VIII, and one of many few humans whom he adores unconditionally. recognized all through Europe for her attraction and beauty, Mary is the golden baby of the Tudor relations and is granted her each wish.
Except in terms of marriage. Henry VIII, locked in a political showdown with France, makes a decision to supply up his pampered child sister to safe peace among the 2 powerful kingdoms. blameless, teenage Mary needs to turn into the spouse of the aged King Louis, a toothless, unwell guy in his sixties. Horrified and livid, Mary has no selection yet to sail for France. There she hones her political abilities, bides her time, and is still secretly in love with Charles Brandon, the Duke of Suffolk. whilst King Louis dies, after simply years of marriage, Mary is decided to not be bought into one other unsatisfied union. She needs to act fast; if she desires to be with the guy she actually loves, she needs to defy the legislation of church and country by means of marrying with out her brother’s permission. jointly, Mary and Charles devise a scheme to outwit the main ruthless king in Europe and achieve their hearts’ hope, no longer figuring out if it is going to bring about marital bliss or yes demise.