Janet McNaughton An Earthly Knight PDF

Janet McNaughton An Earthly Knight PDF

An Earthly Knight

A cloud has descended over the household of Lady Jeanette Avenel The year is 1162 Sixteen year old Jenny has always enjoyed her freedom as second daughter of a Norman nobleman in Teviotdale, Scotland But when Jenny s sister, Isabel, disgraces the family by running away with a dangerous suitor, Jenny is thrust reluctantly into the role of elder daughter While Jenny worr A cloud has descended over the household of Lady Jeanette Avenel The year is 1162 Sixteen year old Jenny has always enjoyed her freedom as second daughter of a Norman nobleman in Teviotdale, Scotland But when Jenny s sister, Isabel, disgraces the family by running away with a dangerous suitor, Jenny is thrust reluctantly into the role of elder daughter While Jenny worries about her sister s future, her father s attention turns keenly toward Jenny, and finding her a worthy suitor When Jenny is chosen as a potential bride for William de Warenne, brother of the king of Scotland and heir to the crown, redemption of her family s name seems within reach Amid formal banquets and jousting tournaments, she struggles to impress the aloof Earl William At the same time, however, she finds herself drawn to Tam Lin, a mysterious young man Rud to have been kidnapped by fairies, Tam harbors a dark secret from his past that threatens everyone close to him including Jenny Glimmering with exquisite detail, Janet McNaughton s beautifully woven story transports readers to a magical medieval world where one young woman navigates the forceful tides of tradition and the ancient power of fairies to define her own destiny

Title : An Earthly Knight
Author :  Janet McNaughton
Language : English
Isbn : 0060089946
Format : Paperback
Pages : 352 pages

Rating: 4.2

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