Matilda's Song

Matilda s Song Duty requires sacrifice but the heart will not be denied At the time pretending marriage to her middle aged widower cousin seemed like the best way to escape a politically motivated betrothal to a br

Duty requires sacrifice.but the heart will not be denied At the time, pretending marriage to her middle aged widower cousin seemed like the best way to escape a politically motivated betrothal to a brutal knight Now, her journey toward a new life has landed her in hot water she s been waylaid by a local Norman baron who s mistaken her for a real bride And he demands FirDuty requires sacrifice.but the heart will not be denied At the time, pretending marriage to her middle aged widower cousin seemed like the best way to escape a politically motivated betrothal to a brutal knight Now, her journey toward a new life has landed her in hot water she s been waylaid by a local Norman baron who s mistaken her for a real bride And he demands First Night rights Hot water turns to steam in a scalding night of passionssion she has never known And now must live without Lord Geoffrey is entranced at first sight of the Anglo Saxon beauty, and finds that one night in her arms is not nearly enough But all he can offer the low born Matilda is a life in the shadows as his mistress Her head warring with her heart, Matilda resigns herself to her duty in a masquerade of a marriage It s a choice that could cost her life For the knight who first sought her hand is back with murder on his mind Now it s Geoff who s faced with the ultimate choice which is precious.his estates or the love of the one woman who can heal his soul Warning, this title contains the following a Norman baron who teaches an Anglo Saxon beauty the medieval mambo in the bedroom Men fight to the death for this lady s honor.Note This book is out of print except for used copies because Samhain Publishing, Ltd went out of business.

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  1. When author JoAnn Smith Ainsworth carried wood as a pre teen so her Great Aunt Martha could stoke up the iron stove to prepare dinner, she wasn t thinking, I could use this in a novel someday Yet, the skills she learned from her horse and buggy ancestors translate into backdrops for her historical romantic suspense and supernatural thriller novels Believing it s never too late to create your dream, she resurrected a desire to write when in retirement Her debut medieval romantic suspense novels, MATILDA S SONG and OUT OF THE DARK, received 4 stars from RT Book Reviews Her two historical western romance novels released from Whiskey Creek Press POLITE ENEMIES and THE FARMER AND THE WOOD NYMPH Her supernatural thriller, EXPECT TROUBLE, Book 1 of the Operation Delphi series, has the U.S govt recruiting psychics to find Nazi spies during WWII It won a semifinalist award from the East Texas Writers Guild and won runner up status from Shelf Unbound EXPECT DECEPTION, Book 2 of the series, won a finalist award from the East Texas Writers Guild and finalist in the 2016 Best Book Award in the Mystery Suspense category.Among JoAnn s achievements are Chief Clerk of a U.S Senate Judiciary Subcommittee, database administrator for an international law firm and a 3 1 2 mo trip around the world She is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley with a double major in English and Social Science She has her Masters in Teaching from Fairleigh Dickinson University with an E.S.L minor and her M.B.A studies from Pepperdine University She s most proud of becoming an author as a senior citizen Visit this award winning author on her Facebook JoAnn Smith Ainsworth Fan Page and on Twitter JoAnnAinsworth or JoAnn Paranormal.

626 Reply to “Matilda's Song”

  1. Is it possible to give a book no stars I was sent this to review for the Romantic Historical Fiction Lovers blog, but I gave up on it about a quarter of the way through.The writing is poor, simplistic and extremely anachronistic For example, the hero tells his sister that he wants to marry someone who loves him for himself and not for his money I ask you what self respecting 12th Century knight would utter anything so girly And the heroine, preparing herself to be deflowered by the hero, who has [...]


  2. During the time when Saxons gave way to Norman invaders, to escape a marriage to a brutal knight that was forced on her, Matilda enters a union with her middle aged cousin On the way to her new home, another Baron, Lord Geoffrey, demands Droit de seigneur, first night rights One night is not enough but she is beneath his station so he has little to offer Matilda While Geoffrey wars with his need to keep her, the knight she had fled finds her and Geoffrey must choose between his place as a Norman [...]


  3. One of the best books I have read this year Coffee Time Romance If you enjoy a good medieval tale, don t miss this one ParaNormal Romance I thoroughly enjoyed reading this book Literary Nymphs Vivid descriptions of time and place put the reader right in the middle of the story as a participant Affaire de Coeur Great story RT Book Reviews


  4. this book was pretty awful and what kind of anglo saxon name is matilda, anyway it s a minor point, but it really undermines the tension between the normans and the saxons ok, I looked it up and it s teutonic still



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