Knight of Pleasure (All the King's Men Series #2)

Knight of Pleasure (All the King's Men Series #2)

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by Margaret Mallory, Derek Perkins
     
 

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Lady Isobel Hume is an expert swordswoman who knows how to choose her battles. When the king asks her to wed a French nobleman to form a political alliance, she agrees. But that's before the devilishly charming Sir Stephen Carleton captures her heart—and tempts her to betray her betrothed, her king, and her country.

Sir Stephen Carleton enjoys his many

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Overview

Lady Isobel Hume is an expert swordswoman who knows how to choose her battles. When the king asks her to wed a French nobleman to form a political alliance, she agrees. But that's before the devilishly charming Sir Stephen Carleton captures her heart—and tempts her to betray her betrothed, her king, and her country.

Sir Stephen Carleton enjoys his many female admirers—until he dedicates himself to winning the lovely Isobel. So when a threat against the king leads Isobel into mortal danger, Stephen has a chance to prove that he is more than a knight of pleasure . . . and that love can conquer all.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"Mallory has an amazing ability for creating a riveting story, intertwining adventure and history overlaid with great depth of emotion and laced with a constantly increasing level of sensuality. Such depth and sensuality are a rare treat." —RT Book Reviews
New York Times bestselling author Mary Balogh on Knight of Desire
"An impressive debut...Margaret Mallory is a star in the making."
New York Times bestselling author Virginia Henley on Knight of Desire
"Spellbinding! Few writers share Margaret Mallory's talent for bringing history to vivid, pulsing life."
RomanceReviewsToday.com
"Thrilling, romantic, and just plain good reading."
TheRomanceReadersConnection.com
"Ms. Mallory gives us amazingly vivid details of the characters, romance, and intrigue of England. You're not just reading a novel, you are stepping into the story and feeling all the emotions of each character."
New York Times bestsellling author Bertrice Small
"A wonderful new voice in the tradition of Gellis and Woodiwiss."
USA Today bestselling author Sophie Jordan
"A lavish historical romance, evocative and emotionally rich. KNIGHT OF DESIRE will transport you."
Bestselling author Sue-Ellen Welfonder on Knight of Desire
"Mallory spins a masterful tale, blending history and passion into a sensuous delight."
FreshFiction.com on Knight of Desire
"With the perfect attention to detail, Margaret Mallory instantly pulls you into the midst of medieval life..."
RomRevToday.com on Knight of Desire
"The story sizzles with romance and adventure."
4 1/2 stars
"This is one of those mouth-watering stories where the reader needs to turn off the ringer, brew up some of their favorite tea, and curl up in front of the fireplace and enjoy this passionate, fast paced romance."
4 Stars
"Mallory's debut is impressive. She breathes life into major historical characters...in a dramatic romance."
author of A Highlander Never Surrenders Paula Quinn
"Medieval romance has a refreshing new voice in Margaret Mallory!"

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781452667560
Publisher:
Tantor Media, Inc.
Publication date:
11/26/2013
Series:
All The King's Men Series, #2
Edition description:
MP3 - Unabridged CD
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 7.40(h) x 0.60(d)

What People are saying about this

Sophie Jordan
A lavish historical romance, evocative and emotionally rich. KNIGHT OF DESIRE will transport you.
Bertrice Small
A wonderful new voice in the tradition of Gellis and Woodiwiss.

Meet the Author

A native of the United Kingdom, AudioFile Earphones Award winner Derek Perkins's audiobook narration skills are augmented by knowledge of three foreign languages and a facility with accents. He has narrated numerous titles in a wide range of fiction and nonfiction genres.

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