The Patriarch (The Crockett Chronicles, #1)
Sometimes a hero is born, sometimes he rises to the occasion, but sometimes being a hero runs in the family. See how it all began.
Antoine Desaure Permonette deCrocketagné, the dashing second in command of the Versailles palace guards for King Louis XIV, is about to have his world turned on its ear when the kings beautiful and mysterious cousin, Louise de Saix, arrives
The first chapters lay the foundation, then the love, action and suspense kept me turning the pages. It made me want to find out what happened next. The historical accuracy was educational and enlightening! I'm anxiously awaiting the next book, The Sojourner. Bring it on!