Sir Austyn of Gavenmore abides beneath the shadow of an ancient Welsh curse. Given to fits of violent jealousy, the Gavenmore men are doomed to heartbreak by their inability to trust the women they love. He fights his destiny until he comes face to face with Lady Holly of Tewksbury, the fairest damsel in all of England. Weary of being revered only for her beauty, the mischievous Holly devises an elaborate ruse that unwittingly makes her a Gavenmore bride. Thus begins a dangerous masquerade in which Holly and Austyn must learn that even the most irrevocable of curses can be broken by the blessing of true love.
Won 1995 Romantic Times Reviewer's
Choice Award for Best Historical Love
"This happily ever after is a hard-won battle, but one romantics will relish."
"This is a book you'll want to read again and again. Kudos to Ms. Medeiros!"...
The Paperback Forum, June '95
"...a fast-paced historical romance brilliantly wrapped around a supernatural happening and a legend. A magnificent masterpiece!"
...Affaire de Coeur, May '95
"4 1/2 stars. Here is another 'keeper' from a very special author."
...Romantic Times, May '95
"Ms. Medeiros breathes life into her tormented hero and her spirited and courageous heroine, directing them straight to the heart. Absolutely wonderful!"...Rendezvous, April '95
Fairest of Them All