Alix of Wanthwaite #1
On Sale: July 23, 2002
Featuring: Alix of Wanthwaite
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The first book in the Alix of Wanthwaite series, by
bestselling author Pamela
Eleven-year-old Alix is the daughter of
the baron of Wanthwaite, whose lands along the Scottish
border are among the best in England. But when her family is
killed and her lands seized, Alix is forced to flee from the
only home sheís ever known. Her one hope of restoring her
inheritance is to plead her case to King Richard the Lion
Heart, who is far away in France, preparing to go on his
Crusade. Alix resolves to follow him. She cuts her hair,
dresses as a boy, and takes the road south to
Disguised as a beautiful young boy, Alix is
more than befriended by the handsome and mysterious King
Richard, even becoming his favorite page. Their relationship
sets tongues wagging and places Alix in considerable danger
as the battle for Jerusalem unfolds.
Alix of Wanthwaite
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