Gillian Bagwell has had a life-long love of books, British history, and theatre, and enjoys uniting these passions in writing. She lives in California.
The September Queenby Gillian Bagwell
Jane Lane is of marrying age, but she longs for adventure. She has pushed every potential suitor away-even those who could provide everything for her. Then one day, adventure makes its way to her doorstep, and with it comes mortal/b>
Charles II is running for his life-and into the arms of a woman who will risk all for king and country.
Jane Lane is of marrying age, but she longs for adventure. She has pushed every potential suitor away-even those who could provide everything for her. Then one day, adventure makes its way to her doorstep, and with it comes mortal danger...
Royalists fighting to restore the crown to King Charles II implore Jane to help. Jane must transport him to safety, disguised as a manservant. As she places herself in harm's way, she finds herself falling in love with the gallant young Charles. And despite his reputation as a breaker of hearts, Jane finds herself surrendering to a passion that will change her life forever.
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THE SEPTEMBER QUEEN by Gillian Bagwell is an interesting historical fiction set in seventeenth century England during the throes England's civil war. It is the story of another of King Charles II's mistresses,Jane Lane. It has romance,love,passion,survival,betrayal, adventure,danger,peril on every corner,heartbreak and the life of Jane,who saved Charles II's life and the future of the monarchy.This is a compelling story of love,lost,heartbreak,and Jane's romantic and perilous journey to bring Charles II safely to his right as King of England.Jane saved a King but lost her heart in the process. A fast paced story that is well written with characters that will steal your heart as you travel through seventeenth century England with these characters. "The September Queen" is a must read that will appeal to any King Charles II, historical,romance, Great Britain history,the Battle of Worcester,England,and Restoration England readers. Received from the author and the publisher for review. Details can be found at Berkley Publishing Group,published by the Penguin Group and My Book Addiction Reviews.