The Wolf Noble Aislinn grieves as the Iron Wolf and his minions storm through her beloved Darkenwald And she burns with malice for the handsome Norman savage who would enslave her.even as she aches to know the rapture of the conqueror s kiss The Dove For the first time ever, mighty Wulfgar has
Around the year 1049, William, Duke of Normandy and future conqueror of England, raced to the palace of Baldwin V, Count of Flanders The counts eldest daughter, Matilda, had refused Williams offer of marriage and publicly denounced him as a bastard Encountering the young woman, William furiously
Wed to roguish Guyon, Lord of Ledworth, in order to protect both their lands from Judith s ruthless uncle, Judith of Ravenstow is at first terrified of the marriage bed, until Guyon shows her the pleasures of married life Reprint PW.
Upon his return home to Wales in 1126, Adam de Lacey rediscovers his love for Heulwen, his stepsister, but she has agreed to marry Adam s foe, Warrin de Mortimer, a man involved in a plot against the king By the author of The Wild Hunt.
1062, a time many fear is the End of Days With the English King Edward heirless and ailing, across the grey seas in Normandy the brutal William the Bastard waits for the moment when he can drown England in a tide of blood The ravens of war are gathering But as the king s closest advisors scheme
January 1069 Less than three years have passed since Hastings and the death of the usurper, Harold Godwineson In the depths of winter, two thousand Normans march to subdue the troublesome province of Northumbria Tancred a Dinant, an ambitious and oath sworn knight and a proud leader of men, is
US Title For the King s Favor A captivating story of a mother s love stretched to breaking and a knight determined to rebuild his life with the royal mistress, For the King s Favor is Elizabeth Chadwick at her best Based on a true story never before told and impeccably researched, this is a
Matilda of Flanders, queen to William the Conqueror was beautiful, exquisitely small, clever, with a perfect courtesy trained in the rigid school of medieval manners But within lay a root of darkness inheritance, perhaps, of Viking ancestors Twice, at least, in her lifetime the Viking streak
DISCOVER A LOST CLASSIC IN PLAIDY S SCINTILLATING NORMAN SERIES This is the third and final book in The Norman Trilogy and tells the story of the last days of the reign of Henry I His son and wife are dead, and Henry hastily remarries a woman than thirty years his junior in the hope of
The death of the Conqueror left three sons to inherit his power and his wealth Normandy for Robert, England for Rufus and for Henry, the youngest, five thousand pounds of silver..The three were natural rivals The feckless Robert lost his Norman dukedom in an orgy of impulsive extravagance.
This glorious novel chronicles the life of William the Conqueror, the bastard son of the Duke of Normandy, from childhood until his death in 1087 He is destined to succeed his father as the Duke of Normandy but questions about his legitimacy mean he consistently faces challenges from potential
Alternate cover for ISBN 10 0140058508 ISBN 13 9780140058505 Everyone knows 1066 as the date of the Norman invasion and conquest of England But how many of us can place that event in the context of the entire dramatic year in which it took place From the death of Edward the Confessor in early
The story of Englands medieval queens is vivid and stirring, packed with tragedy, high drama and even comedy It is a chronicle of love, murder, war and betrayal, filled with passion, intrigue and sorrow, peopled by a cast of heroines, villains, stateswomen and lovers In the first volume of this
Normandy 1067 William may have conquered England, but it is a conquest of a different kind that one English earl has in mind.Fresh from his defeat of King Harold at the Battle of Hastings, William of Normandy has returned home in triumph, accompanied by the English nobles he cannot trust to leave
The only up to date biography, written by the world expert on William the Conqueror Including clear evaluation of the key events that highlight William s reign including Battle of Hastings and making of the Domesday book