Falling from grace
Ciaran Tamberlane was once an honored warrioruntil the day he lost his faith in both church and crown, and was branded a traitor by his fellow countrymen. Only Ciarans noble lineage kept him from execution. Now, surrounded by dark rumors, he lives in self-imposed exile, responsible only for the peasants who live on his land
and into her arms
Amaranth de Langois was once an obedient wifeuntil she escaped her husbands brutality and took refuge in a small village. But his men tracked her down. And it was only through Lord Tamberlanes timely intervention that Amie was spared.
Now, its his obligation to return her to her husband, a man who would see her dead. But as long as Amie resides within his castle, Ciaran will protect her from harm. He has nothing to lose should he defy his dutyand everything to gain should he risk his heart for her love