"Cracking flames rose in billowing towers of orange in the blackness, rolling, roaring, devouring my brother's flesh. My shaking hand held the burning torch. His widow collapsed, sobbing as if... More > tears would quench its appetite. Within her belly his legacy still grew. One of his children took my hand. "Art thou my father now?" I pulled away not wanting to believe that my hand shook more than his, or that he could one day take what was rightfully mine. I did not know their names. They were worthless to me. Should I have them killed to secure wealth and power, or become Regent to the sniveling lot?"
Sir Raine, his brother Markes, and widow Kate struggle to survival as King Henry's men seek to destroy them. Sister Andrea is torn between her lost love, and her vows as a bride of God.
Wielding ruthless ambition, blood thirsty action, and sex for wealth, THE REGENT is a galloping ride through King Henry's England where power and status reign and love is forfeit.< Less
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Sir Ryland, his brother Sir Markes, and the widowed Lady Kate struggle to survive as King Henry VIII and his Chancellor's men seek to destroy them. Ryland must kill his brother's sons and take back... More > his lands, or become their Regent and mentor, only to have them take what is rightfully his. Sister Mary Andrea is torn between Sir Markes and her vows as a bride of God as the King sacks the abbeys and monasteries of England. Power and status reign, and love is forfeit as death and sacrifice climax in actions that alter our future.< Less