The Concubine Author:Norah Lofts She was not really beautiful, but she seemed beautiful. She possessed some special, mysterious magnetism - a magnetism as powerful as it was subtle - a magnetism that caught the king's roving eye. — "Don't have anything to do with him," her sister had warned. "I know. I can tell you. He's dangerous. There's something in him, something dark and ug... more »ly, like the Devil."