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About the author:
Anna Markland is a Canadian author with a keen interest in genealogy. She writes medieval romance about family honour, ancestry and roots. Her novels are intimate love stories full of passion and adventure. Following a successful career in teaching, Anna transformed her love of writing and history into engaging works of fiction. Prior to becoming a fiction author, she published numerous family histories. One of the things she enjoys most about writing historical romance is the in-depth research required to provide the reader with an authentic medieval experience.
Passion In The Blood
The Montbryce Legacy~IV
From medieval romance author Anna Markland comes the fourth book in the series, The Montbryce Legacy. Passion in the Blood is juicy historical fiction at its best.
Praise for Anna Markland's work:
"Anna Markland's historical romances set during the upheaval between England and Normandie are sheer genius! History comes alive. The details are woven seamlessly into these stories of true love and passion."
"There is a lot of history in Ms. Markland's books, but her descriptions of the politics and battles are fascinating. You won't mind the side trips. I really enjoyed reading this book and I got a good dose of history as well!"
"Great stories...by an equally great story teller."
"Lovers of medieval romance, and English and French history will enjoy PASSION IN THE BLOOD."
"History woven perfectly into description keeps the story realistic and so enjoyable, I was sorry to see the book end. I have to applaud this work and can't wait until the next book is released."
Robert de Montbryce is the heir to a powerful Norman dynasty. He must seek a suitable bride who can bring him strong allies in the dangerous political climate of the 12th century Europe.
But his destiny is to fall in love with the daughter of his family's sworn enemy.
Can his passion for this forbidden woman overcome the hatreds of a lifetime and the plots to keep them apart? Or will the thirst for vengeance destroy them both?
A medieval tale of family feuds, betrayal and love.
More praise for Anna Markland:
"Her books are page turning reads. I can't put them down. Ms. Markland has created true to life characters. They are real people struggling with real problems and dangerous challenges."
"The book's scenes of intimacy are well written. Set in the tapestry of ongoing conflict and politics in the 12th century, this sensual, bittersweet love story is beautifully written."
"The research in this book shone through every page. Many facts about the rivalries, battles and governing royalty were woven into the story...so if you like history, you'll love Passion in the Blood."
"Anna Markland weaves a fantastic tale of love, passion, raw emotions and inner conflict. Ms. Markland has obviously studied the medieval period well. The characters become real people and I was transported back to medieval times, with all their trials and tribulations. The historic detail wound into their love story is simply brilliant! A fantastic read!"
If you enjoy the historical richness of Ken Follett, you'll love Anna Markland's books. Follett with a woman's touch!
- Publication Date:
- 0987972200 / 9780987972200
- Page Count:
- Binding Type:
- US Trade Paper
- Trim Size:
- 5.5" x 8.5"
- Black and White
- Related Categories:
- Fiction / Romance / Historical