An Epiphany Gift for Robin [NOOK Book]

Overview

THIS IS AN UPDATED VERSION OF THE ORIGINAL 2011 STORY. IT CONTAINS AN EXTENDED ENDING 1/3/2015.

Arthur and Marriot are among the poorest of the poor serfs in 12th Century England. Some call them chattel, no better than the oxen that plow the baron’s fields. While the Yule log roars in the great castle hearth and the baron and his household feast on Christmas goose, Arthur’s family shivers in the cold. Serfs are not meant to dream or love, but Arthur dares to do both. Twelve days...

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An Epiphany Gift for Robin

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Overview

THIS IS AN UPDATED VERSION OF THE ORIGINAL 2011 STORY. IT CONTAINS AN EXTENDED ENDING 1/3/2015.

Arthur and Marriot are among the poorest of the poor serfs in 12th Century England. Some call them chattel, no better than the oxen that plow the baron’s fields. While the Yule log roars in the great castle hearth and the baron and his household feast on Christmas goose, Arthur’s family shivers in the cold. Serfs are not meant to dream or love, but Arthur dares to do both. Twelve days after Christmas, on the gift giving day of Epiphany, Arthur makes a sacrifice that will change the future of one of his family members forever. “An Epiphany Gift for Robin”, by award winning medieval author Joyce DiPastena, is a short story that will touch your heart and warm your soul this Christmas season.

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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940032856085
  • Publisher: Joyce DiPastena
  • Publication date: 11/8/2011
  • Sold by: Smashwords
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 142,077
  • File size: 4 MB

Meet the Author

Joyce DiPastena dreamed of green medieval forests while growing up in the dusty copper mining town of Kearny, Arizona. She filled her medieval hunger by reading the books of Thomas B. Costain (where she fell in love with King Henry II of England), and later by attending the University of Arizona where she graduated with a degree in history, specializing in the Middle Ages. The university was also where she completed her first full-length novel…set, of course, in medieval England. Later, her fascination with Henry II led her to expand her research horizons to the far reaches of his “Angevin Empire” in France, which became the setting of her first published novel, "Loyalty’s Web" (a 2007 Whitney Award Finalist). When she’s not writing, Joyce loves to read, play the piano, and spend time with her sister and friends. A highlight of her year is attending the annual Arizona Renaissance Festival . Joyce is a multi-published, multi-award winning author who specializes in sweet medieval romances heavily spiced with mystery and adventure. She lives with her two cats, Clio and Glinka Rimsky-Korsokov, in Mesa, Arizona.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 18, 2012

    eh...

    It was too short to be good- no feeling of closure

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 2, 2012

    Very short

    Very short but sweet

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    Posted January 12, 2013

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