Mahelt Marshal is the privileged daughter of one of the most powerful men in England, but her life changes dramatically when her father is suspected of treachery by King John. Her brothers become hostages and Mahelt is married off to Hugh Bigod, heir to the earldom of Norfolk. Adapting to her new life is hard, and just when she thinks she has found her feet and found love, Mahelt faces a heartbreaking battle at the hands of King John, and she fears neither she, nor her marriage, is likely to survive the outcome . . .
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About the Author
Elizabeth Chadwick is the prize-winning author of twenty historical epics, most recently for To Defy a King, which won the RNA Pure Passion Historical Novel of the Year Award. To find out more about Elizabeth and her books visit her website here.
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