England 1467: The bloody Wars of the Roses have found a fragile truce
Some foes were slain, others lurk in the dark, ready to rise.
The battle of Towton changes Isabella’s life forever. In the aftermath, she meets two men who will irrevocably change her destiny. One saves her, the other is saved by her.
One will become her husband, the other she falls in love with.
Born to a lowly mercenary, Isabella carves her own path in a world dominated by men.
After the battle of Towton, Sir Gavin rises in the new King Edward IV’s favor. Fortune and fame, however, mean nothing if he can’t have Isabella.
Sir Robert grew up as the son of a nobleman but shapes his own destiny when he is forced to choose sides during the battle of Towton. Unable to forget beautiful Isabella, he moves heaven and earth to make her his.
Gavin and Robert were arch-enemies even before they discover they are in love with the same girl.
Through famous battlefields, tournaments, and one of the most lavish courts in England’s history, follow Isabella’s story into a time when honor was more than a word. A time when destinies were forged with blood.