Crusader Addis Valence escapes home after spending six years as a slave to his pagan captors. His wife dead, his estate usurped by his stepbrother and his son missing, Addis first duty is to locate the child. Unbeknownst to Addis, his son is with his deceased wifes ex-bondswoman, Moira, who took the child to raise and protect from his hostile uncle.
With Addis return Moira is about to lose both her freedom and the boy. Addis refuses to accept Moiras word that shes free and declares that she is still his bondswoman. Moira stays for the boy and for herself; she has secretly loved Addis for years.
Moira and Addis fight to overcome the differences of their social status, an entangled web of treason and a surprising twist of fate that changes everything in their lives.
Romance and excitement pour forth from the pages of BY POSSESSION. Ms. Hunter skillfully weaves historical details into a captivating love story that resounds with the sights, sounds, and mores of the middle ages. This is another breathtaking romance from a talented storyteller. SENSUAL (Sep., 370 pp., $4.99)