Happy holidays, everyone! Tis the
month to make merry. . . And, to make your month merrier, Mr. KK and I are offering
the third e-book of the HEART series, The Captive Heart, for free
from December 10th through December 14th, available onlyon Amazon. Also, to ensure that you didn’t miss the first two books of
the series, The Valiant Heart and The Defiant Heart will be
specially priced at 99 cents for the same period.
maiden of Normandy, mistakenly abducted . . .
from the ducal palace of Rouen, Ailénor quickly realizes her captors’ mistake
and the peril that yet threatens her mother. As the ruffians smuggle her aboard
ship, bound and gagged, and set forth for Ireland, she is desperate to escape .
. . unaware her champion is near at hand.
Saxon lord on a secret mission for his king . . .
sooner does Garreth of Tamworth arrive in Normandy than he encounters the
entrancing scarlet-haired maiden who literally knocks him off his feet. But
their stolen moments and budding passions end abruptly when his audience with
the Duke concludes badly. As he departs Rouen, little does he realize that the
beautiful Ailénor lies hidden aboard, just beneath his feet.
only he can save her from family enemies returned from long past, seeking
revenge . . .
amid the darkest danger, their all-consuming love is forged . . .
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sentence is a finely polished jewel. Anita Gordon is a marvelous writer with a
rare ability to weave historical research into an action-packed romance.”
—Julie Beard, bestselling author of Lady and the Wolf
mighty fleet of drakken swept north, carving the fog-bound sea. Swift and
silent they coursed, triumphant high-prowed dragon ships, their hulls heavy
with plunder—serpents in the mists . . .
they plowed through trackless ocean and sunless haze, bearing their precious
cargo — ivory, gold, and womanly flesh — far from the Isle of Eire, far to
where gelid shores and hoarfrost lairs brinked the earth.
brayed long and deep, sending chills to crawl over Ailinn as the lead vessel
signaled its companions through the curtain of gray. The others quickly took up
the call and repeated the blast from stern to stern till the waters vibrated
with the sound of trumpeting beasts.
Thus begins the perilous
adventure of a beautiful Irish captive and shining warrior of the North who
vows to save her. Join Ailinn and Lyting as their story sweeps from the shores
of Ireland to the lands of the Rus and the glittering courts of Byzantium. Amid
dangers and intrigue, their passions set fire and will not be denied.
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“A rich and sumptuous feast of romantic
historical adventure . . . I read all night.” — Bertrice Small, author of To
“A wonderful story of grand
adventure and enduring love — I thoroughly enjoyed it!” — Anita Mills, author
of The Fire and the Fury
“From the first page to the
last, The Defiant Heart is totally captivating.” — Linda Abel,
publisher, The Medieval Chronicle
“A masterpiece of fiction! Five
stars!” — Affaire de Coeur
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can purchase your 99 cent copy of The Defiant Heart here: