January 29, 2011

On My Wishlist #12 : Lynn Kurland romances

On My Wishlist is a weekly meme hosted at Book Chick City.

On My Wishlist

Do you have any books that you desperately want but haven't bought yet? The books can be old, new or forthcoming.

This month I thought I'd show off a few of the books that's been on my wish list for ages.

This is all I ask
From goodreads:
This medieval historical romance doesn't offer any of the paranormal elements found in Lynn Kurland's first two books, Stardust of Yesterday, and Dance Through Time, yet Kurland's fans will not be disappointed by this sensitive and moving romance. Gillian of Warewick knows no other treatment than the terrible physical and mental abuse issued by her father. When he arranges a match for Gillian with Christopher of Blackmour, she is fearful: Blackmour is rumored to be an evil sorcerer. When Gillian meets him, he proves to be far more of a man than her father is, yet he is unwilling to be a lover to Gillian. She finds that Blackmour has as many psychological scars to heal as she has physical scars.

From This Moment On
From goodreads:
In this sweeping, emotional love story, USA Today bestselling author Lynn Kurland takes us back to the thirteenth century-and all the passion and magnificence of medieval England.

Colin of Berkhamshire knows two things - the pleasures of warring and that brides do not want him. Two years ago his bride-to-be, Alienore, fled and hasn't been seen since. Yet his father keeps foisting prospects on him. The latest seems to do nothing but faint.

Alienore of Solonge knows two things as well - that fleeing not only Colin but also her scheming stepmother was the right thing to do. Yet as a knight in disguise she constantly fears discovery. At this point, she's not sure whom she fears more, the Butcher of Berkhamshire or her evil stepmother.

Through a bizarre twist of fate, she ends up journeying with her charge - Colin's latest intended - to England, where Alienore finds herself not only in the Butcher of Berkhamshire's garrison, but being made over into a knight by him personally. She thinks her life cannot worsen.

Until she begins to fall in love with him...


  1. I read the first one, and can't remember I read the second or not..but it sounds good. funny good. I want to read it now. :)

  2. @Mardel
    Yup, I saw the premise and have always wanted it. But I can't seem to find it in any of the local bookstores ...

  3. Hey Kah Woei!

    New follower here, just hopping by to wish you a happy weekend :)

    Lah @ LazyGirl Reads

  4. I have not tried this author yet, but I think I should add her to my own list! :)

  5. I hadn't heard of these books but I love medieval books so I am going to add these to my list.

    On My Wishlist

  6. I have ten new wishes. Some of these are Cybils nominations. Come see what I'm wishing for.

  7. I love Medieval Romances :) They are such great reads!


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