THE LAST KNIGHT
Fearing for her brothers life, Attica dAleria masquerades as a boy to warn him about Philip of Frances treacherous plans that will start a war with King Henry, forcing Attica into battle.
Mercenary knight Damian de Jarac is in King Henrys service for his own gain. Damian is in Brittany to ferret out proof of Philips betrayal when he meets a young lad along the road. Damian soon discovers the courageous boy is actually a stalwart young woman.
Falling in love is easy, but keeping Attica and the ghost of his past safe from the present dangers is a difficult task. Yet not as hard as deciding between following his heart versus his loyalty to his king and country.
Candice Proctor brings the 12th century to life with vibrant descriptions, fast-paced action and unforgettable characters. She definitely hits the mark with her first medieval romance. Her talents continue to soar. SENSUAL (Aug., 390 pp., $5.99)