On the Night of the Seventh Moon Author:Victoria Holt He loomed up out of the mists like a hero of the forest on his big white horse. I went towards him...he leaped down from his horse. He was tall, broad and immediately I was aware of what I could only describe then as authority. I was delighted... — A fairy-tale encounter in The Black Forest, it hardly seemed real to Helena Trant, then just a scho... more »olgirl sent from England to the local Damenstift. In all probability, she would never again see this dashing Siegfried. Yet he had captured her heart and her imagination. Could it be that they might meet again and bring their mutual passion to its proper fulfillment? Or was antother meeting, even marriage, merely the hopeless dream of a romantic young woman?
Helena Trant did indeed return to this enchanted land, hoping to see once more the man who had won all her affections. She found herself in an historic castle, where she could at last find a lifetime of happiness - or an untimely death.« less