Caryn of Ivesham longed to escape the chill gray cloisters
of the convent to which she'd fled-but not in marriage to
the towering, feared Raolfe de Gere, the Norman knight
they called Ral the Relentless. Even though he had once
saved her from a fate worse than death, she could not
forget he'd raised the grim battlements of Braxton, keep
on her dead father's lands or that his men had dishonored
her sister. If she wed him to bring peace to her people,
he would have to lay siege to her bed.
destiny was more powerful than the clash of
The darkly handsome warlord's blood coursed
with desire for Caryn's burnished crimson lips, and his
passion would not be denied. But in the wild ecstasy they
shared. Ral feared more than his heart was in danger.
Could his rebellious bride be a traitor deadlier than the
wolves and brigands prowling deep in English forests?
A magnificent tale of intrigue, vengeance and soul-
searing love, Kat Martin's newest romance is her most
irresistible to date!