We’re heading towards the end of our First Encounter theme for this round of Medieval Monday. Today’s guest is Elisabeth Hobbes who has her thirteenth snippet from her novel, Redeeming the Rogue Knight. Be sure to leave Elisabeth a comment to be in the running for this theme’s giveaway that will be randomly chosen at the end of snippets. Happy reading and enjoy!
Lucy jumped in surprise. She looked at him more closely. His cheeks had a touch of colour beneath the mass of beard and his eyes were brighter. Lying down and filling himself with wine seemed to have rallied his spirits and returned some of his vitality.
‘It has no name,’ Lucy answered.
The man gave a wheezing laugh. ‘A nameless inn. Perfect for a nameless man such as me. Does its mistress have one or are you equally anonymous, dove?’
‘Lucy Carew is my name,’ she answered reluctantly
‘Carew! Sister of Thomas, or wife?’
‘Sister,’ Lucy answered, wondering what sort of man would kiss a woman who might be his friend’s wife.
The spy who sought refuge…
When injured spy Sir Roger Danby comes asking for shelter at her inn, Lucy Carew is wary. He may be strikingly handsome, but the disgraced single mother has learnt the hard way with men like him. Against her better judgement, she gives him refuge.
Sir Roger has never been at the mercy of a woman before, and he’s never met one as mysterious and bewitching as Lucy. He hasn’t come looking for redemption, but Lucy is a woman who could reach in and touch his closely guarded heart…
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You can read my excerpt this week of FOR ALL OF EVER on Elisabeth’s blog here. Don’t forget to leave me a comment on her site to be in the running for our giveaway. Thanks for stopping by my blog today!