Elizabeth Smithfield Holt, Duchess of Bedford, and her husband, Lord Andrew Holt, dedicate a headstone for the father she never knew. Her great uncle storms in. He denounces her, calling her a... More > scheming witch, not the true heir.
When Elizabeth attempts to move her mother’s remains to Bedford, the grave is empty. Her mother is her link to the Smithfield legacy. What if she never finds her? Is Elizabeth indeed only a commoner and pretender? Elizabeth’s search becomes a complex quest. A letter from a relative promises to disclose the location of the elusive remains. When Andrew pursues the clue, he goes missing.
To find her husband, Elizabeth reclaims her identity as “Sir Quinn.” Using her sword, as well as her wits, she tracks down her enemies. Will this lead her to Andrew? Can she prove her lineage and lay her mother to eternal rest beside her father?< Less
In the late 1400’s, the Earl Of Northampton’s privileged yet sheltered son, Lord Andrew Holt, takes on a young protégé, Quinn. Few know that “Quinn” is actually... More > Elizabeth, a runaway indentured servant. The green-eyed commoner and the handsome young lord forge an unshakable friendship, enduring many trials.
Over time, the bond between Elizabeth and Lord Andrew deepens into love. While convinced of the sincerity of his heart, she knows a betrothal is impossible and dares only to hope for a life as his mistress. The determined young noble will settle for nothing less than a legal marriage and a lifetime commitment to his beloved, now a stunningly beautiful and strikingly tall woman, skilled in the use of her sword.
As they battle their enemies side by side in mortal combat and fight back the demons of desire from within, their lives are filled with days of courage as they become the knights both aspire to be, and forge a love stronger than steel.< Less