From the Bookshelf of Historical Romance…
Find A Copy At
Group Discussions About This Book
No group discussions for this book yet.
What Members Thought
Beautifully written, flawlessly researched, this book immersed me into the romantic, yet often dangerous, world of Medieval England complete with knights' jousts and court intrigue. The heroine was a delightful combination of innocence and determination who incorrectly labels one knight as "The Vision" and another knight "The Seducer." I laughed, I sighed, and at times, almost cried. This book is firmly on my "keeper shelf" and I will probably read it again, which is unusual for me. Because it's ...more
Every story I read, written by Joyce DiPastena, makes me fall in love with this time period more and more. Medieval France is brought to life again, in this story about the fair maiden, Mathilde, and her handsome knight, Etienne. Both Etienne and Mathilde come from imperfect families and backgrounds. Neither were looking for love, but end up falling for each other amongst danger, surrounded by those in King Henry's court. This great tale in woven so brilliantly, with rich and accurate history, a ...more