The Conqueror Author:Brenda Joyce Like a pagan god, Rolfe the Relentless rode into Castle Aelfgar to claim it and Lady Alice as his prize. Lauded for his bravery in France, in England he was the hated Norman enemy. Once ensconced in his new domain, Rolfe becamed determined to tame the saxon beauty Ceidre, Alice's lowborn half sister. For it was Ceidre--and not Alice-- whose s... more »pirit and sensuality made him risk treason to have her in his bed.
Some called Ceidre a witch, and though Rolfe was not superstitious, he knew she had possessed him body and soul from the moment he first spied her great beauty. He knew he should not love her--for Ceidre would do anything to destroy him and his Norman followers-and yet he could not stop himself.
And with each passing day, Ceidre, a loyal Saxon, knew she was becoming a prisoner of her traitorous heart, a prisoner with but one way to freedom: a searing embrace from the man she both despised and desired with all her soul.« less