War, political intrigue and passion… heroes… friends and lovers… and the seeds for a new Robin Hood legend await you…
England 1193. Civil war threatens as battle-scarred knight Henry de Grey returns from the Crusades. King Richard languishes in captivity, a prisoner of the Holy Roman Emperor. Traitors to the crown pit Henry and his friends against dangerous and unknown enemies.
“Beautifully written, chock-full of historical details imparted elegantly throughout, For King and Country is a compelling and wonderful read.”
– Anna Belfrage for Discovering Diamonds
Loyalties will be tested, families torn apart. Friend or foe? It is hard to tell one from the other.
The king’s brother John and his allies plot to usurp Richard’s throne. With the knights Sir Stephan and Sir Robin, Henry fights for king and country. But he must keep his feelings for Sir Stephan l’Aigle secret. Sure as arrow or sword, their forbidden love could destroy him.
Finalist – Chaucer Award for pre-1750 Historical Fiction |
Editor’s Choice – the Historical Novel Society (HNS) |
Honorable Mention – Writer’s Digest Self-Published e-Book Awards |
A 2016 indieB.R.A.G. Medallion honoree | Chill With A Book Award | Black Lilac Kitty Book of the Year | Readers Favorite 5 star reviews
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