The Beauty, book five of my Bride Quest series of medieval romances, is discounted to just 99 cents through October 26. You can read this book as a standalone or as part of the series. The Bride Quest series of six books also breaks into two trilogies, so you could begin with either The Princess or The Countess if you want to read the whole series. There are also free family trees available for download for this series, right here.
NB – The price change hasn’t gone through at Nook, so I’ve set up a link for you to buy the book directly from me for 99 cents.
Certain she will never wed for love, sworn to let no man possess her for her beauty alone, Jacqueline de Crevy has vowed to become a bride of God. But en route to the convent of Inveresbeinn, her party is ambushed by a knight, who snatches Jacqueline from her saddle and spirits her away with him.
He is Angus MacGillivray—not the black-hearted ravisher she fears but a valiant man of honor who has returned to Scotland seeking justice…and revenge. Angus has come home from the Crusades to find his family murdered and his birthright seized. Sworn to reclaim his rightful lands, he has kidnapped the stepdaughter of Duncan, chieftain of Clan MacQuarrie — Angus’s avowed enemy.
But his lovely captive refuses to be the chattel—or ransom—of any man…until Jacqueline senses the yearning heart beneath Angus’s embittered facade. In spite of himself, Angus has let this defiant beauty touch his very soul. And as desire flames between them, a lady fair and her battle-scarred knight will fight for a love that could banish all the sorrows of the past…
“Four stars! A tale to warm a winter’s night.”—Romantic Times
USA Today Bestseller
New York Times Bestseller
2001 Best Long Historical Romance
Greater Detroit RWA Booksellers’ Best Awards
A Rhapsody Book Club Selection
Note that as of this morning, Nook’s systems are still down and the price changes hasn’t posted – The Beauty is displaying there as $4.99 US. I’ve set up a BookFunnel link so that you can buy the ebook directly from me for 99cents. The link will take you to Paypal, then once you pay, you’ll be redirected to BookFunnel to download your book. Their support staff do an excellent job of ensuring that your ebook gets onto your reading device of choice, so please reach out to them if you have any issues.
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