Desire Author:Amanda Quick A windswept British isle is the scene of this thrilling tale of a beautiful, daring young woman and the fearsome knight she did not choose, bound by fate - and by passion. — Upon her father's death, headstrong Lady Clare knew that she must wed, for the protection of the Isle of Desire has now fallen to her. Yet when her guardian's choice of pros... more »pective husband rides through her castle gates, she feels betrayed. All sinewy muscle and savage steel, Sir Gareth of Wyckmere is not the peaceful poet she'd requested but a bold warrior.
A bastard son who has been obliged to make his way in the world with his sword, Gareth agrees to marriage, eager to have lands of his own. Legions of robbers have fallen before him, and he is certain he can tame one willful wife. But even Gareth cannot deter Clare from trying to mold him into her ideal...until their clash of wills ignites a passion that sets them both aflame and a treacherous plot puts their love and their lives in deadly peril.« less