The Last KnightLarge Print - 2001
Cherished for her captivating romances set in Australia and the American West, Candice Proctor turns her hand to medieval Europe in this tale of passion and redemption.Spirited Attica d'Alerion will do anything to protect her beloved brother Stephen from danger. To warn him of a political betrayal that could lead to war, Attica disguises herself as a young courtier and bravely rides into the arms of destiny.Damion de Jarnac is the black knight, a rogue horseman bound by no code of honor except his own blind ambition. Working for the aging King Henry, Damion scouts the hills of Brittany on a dangerous mission to expose the treachery of Philip of France. There he joins forces with a courageous lad -- who turns out to be the most intriguing woman he has ever met. But to win the beautiful Attica's love, Damion must slay the demons of an unforgivable past. And to save his doomed country, he must make a deadly decision that could break his lady's noble heart....
Publisher: Rockland, MA : Wheeler Pub., , c2000
Characteristics: 475 p. (large print) ; 24 cm