Roberta gellis

I am looking forward to reading the sequel, Alinor. Just -- not to his lordship. Please help by adding secondary or tertiary sources. The series has been reprinted many times since its first appearance in , most recently in Library of Congress Authorities.

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But she never ex-pected it would be murder, with her patron's men, Niall Arvagh of Murcot, named the murderer. Robertq is the background for the love story between Alinor, young heiress, and Simon, a much older cortier.

And the knight they call Hugh Li The violence, lawlessness and politics of the time pretty much preclude a "happily ever after" ending for this story, not to mention the fact that the hero Simon is 30 years older than the heroine Alinor.

Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. I am happy that I finally read this though, I enjoyed it. This book really started out promising. Overall I really enjoyed the story.

First read Roselynde back in the late 70's, early 80's and this reread stands the test of time. I was expecting a lot more, well, romance of the steamy sort.

Roberta Gellis (Author of A Mortal Bane)

She does a great job taking readers back to the period and giving them everything about the daily life of that time. Still, a really great read and I'm looking forward to the rest of the series. Author Roberta Leah Jacobs Gellis was born September 27, and wrote historical romance, mystery, thriller, historical fiction, and fantasy.

Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. I've learned more from fiction than I ever did in school. The book moved fast enough to keep the pages turning.

There are many humorous moments accomplishing this. My grandparents walked and breathed; they kissed and quarreled. Lucrezia Borgia and the Mother of Poisons 3. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.

My only real complaint is that the ending isn't as satisfactorily lush as I would've liked and I'll mention that the eleventh hour twist seemed ann A richly detailed and compelling read.

A seventeen year old virgin in love with someone would not be happy! Simon has spent his life serving the queen, her husband, and now their son King Richard. Some might think robertta the age different is a bit too much, but these two are good for each other.

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Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. This was great fun. Dec 20, Kelly rated it liked it. Then fate cruelly wrenched Lady Elizabeth from her fiance and thrust her into the arms of a man she loathed. No matter how politically astute she may be. High to Eoberta Avg. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. I had the luxury of waking up and reading all morning.

I had mixed feelings about this book. They are by far the best mid-evil romance novels available. Provide feedback about this page. This I must have, and I will seek it with the point of my knife in a bad husband's heart if I can find it no other way.

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