Awards - 1990 RITA - Single Title Historical
In her captor's gentle embrace, she would fight her heart's fiercest rebellion . . .
In an age when duty was sovereign, the highlands of Wales resounded with the clash of arms as Welsh lord and English knight met in bloody conflict. And amid the rage of battle, two fiery spirits surrendered their enemy hearts to an unquenchable passion.
Lady Elen of Teifi - last in a proud line of Celtic warrior lords, she would seduce her dashing English captor into a last, deadly betrayal - until her impassioned heart would betray her secret yearning.
Sir Richard of Kent - King Edward's liege knight of storied bravery and wisdom, he would vanquish a dreaded foe by luring him with the defiant lady captive - but lose himself in her scorching, scheming, sapphire eyes.
Knight and Lady - adversaries in a conflict they did not create - parried in a perilous duel of treachery and trust. For she held the secret to his campaign's success - and he the promise of peace. Together they forged an invincible love that would burn eternal and endure all treasons.