A tantalizing tale of a legendary knight and a headstrong lady whose daring quest for a mysterious crystal will draw them into a whirlwind of treachery–and desire.
When the fearsome knight called Hugh the Relentless swept into Lingwood Manor like a storm, everyone cowered–except Lady Alice. Sharp-tongued and unrepentant, the flame haired beauty believed Sir Hugh was not so...more
I liked this book and as this is my first Amanda Quick book, I'm glad I purchased the first few books of the Arcane Society series. The characters were compelling, the dialogue quick, witty and easy and the mystery interesting enough with a reasonable twist at the end.
Alice & Hugh are both similar enough in their temper, wits and dogged determination that it's easy to see why they like each other. However, while Hugh rules with steel,...more
It's so different from what the author is writing at present, her historical and contemporaries, are both getting darker, which I realize is probably what the majority o...more
Our hero, Hugh, defines what it means to be Relentless. He decides the heroine, Alice, is the perfect wife for him, not because she's quiet and beautiful, but the exact opposite! We've finally got a historical hero who's looking for a partner in life and not a woman who's just there. He doesn't do the initial lusting thing, which i...more
"Mystique," written by Krentz as Amanda Quick (great pen name, reminding me of Shakespeare's Mistress Quickly), is one of her simpler historicals--this one set in medieval times.
As I was meant to, I chuckled when feudal kni...more
This is one of my favourites of her books just to curl up with on a dull day.
SBM, trus habis itu MoC..
cewenya pinter banget, pengumpul batu2 aneh
dan kayak ilmuwan gtu (suatu hal yg mungkin dianggap aneh jaman itu)
trus heronya tortured gtuh
ntah karena perang, ataupun karena fisiknya ga sempurna
but as always, gw selalu nganggep karyanya biasa, tp enak dibaca
The author of over 40 consecutive New York Times bestsellers, JAYNE ANN KRENTZ writes romantic-suspense, often with a psychic and paranormal twist, in three different worlds: Contemporary (as Jayne Ann Krentz), historical (as Amanda Quick) and futuristic (as Jayne Castle). There are over 30 million copies of her books in print.
She earned a B.A. in History from the Uni...more