"What did you find, Elena?"
"A cantankerous, filthy warrior," she complained. "Not the sweet, innocent lad I fell in love with." She sighed.
William faced her. His dark brown eyes were full of merriment. "This the way of the world. Lads grow into men. Men become knights." He studied her face. "What of the other goal?"
"Whatever do you mean?"
"You are a woman who wants to become a knight," he answered tersely.
Elena gasped. The other squires turned to look her way.
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When Henry VII takes the throne, not all are loyal to the new king. Garter knight, Sir James, is charged with bringing dissenters to justice. Determined to fulfill his vows, he's unprepared for Lady Elena, a girl from his past he's never forgotten.
Lady Elena defies her family and disguises herself as a squire to reunite with the man she's always loved. She might be able to wield a sword, but she still possesses a woman's heart.
Thrust into a world of danger and family rivalry, James and Elena face the ultimate test.
Can James avenge his father's death and find passion, or will his Garter oaths hold him to a life of service without love?