"St. Briac is THE hero! He will probably be in your dreams at night."
"St. Briac is a man you cannot forget - the Best of the Best. YOU AND NO OTHER is a keeper you will love to read over and over again."
"St. Briac is a deliciously refreshing, sexy, witty, intelligent, charming, breath of fresh air."
~ Thomas Mardouet, seigneur de St. Briac is a man with a perfect life - bold, witty, and splendid to behold, he is the King of France's trusted knight.
But the day that captivating Aimee de Fleurance appears in the woods to interrupt a hunt, St. Briac's life is turned on end. When she takes her sister's place and joins the royal court to avoid an arranged marriage, St. Briac is drawn unwillingly into her impetuous scheme.
To save Aimee from the king's bed, St. Briac shocks them both by declaring that they are betrothed. After all, marriage is the last thing he wants, especially to this infuriating maiden...
Journey back to the magical world of 16th century France and join Aimee and St. Briac for an adventure filled with enchantment, laughter, and sensuous passion!
Author's note: St. Briac is the ancestor of the Beauvisage famiily. Some readers recommend reading YOU & NO OTHER before the Beauvisage series.
When the reckless Marquess of Sandhurst is forced by King Henry VIII into an arranged marriage with a young French widow, he conceives a bold masquerade to outwit the king. Disguised as a humble portrait painter, Sandhurst travels to the French court of Francois Ist to have a look at his would-be bride.
Micheline Tevoulere, friend of Aimee & Thomas de St. Briac, has agreed to marry an unseen English nobleman because she has given up on love. Yet, when she sits for a portrait by a dashing artist with tender eyes, her heart begins to thaw.
As passion blooms, Sandhurst refuses to reveal his true identity unless Micheline renounces her betrothal to the wealthy and powerful Marquess of Sandhurst… even though he is his own rival!
In this enchanting novel of love and renewal, Cynthia Wright illuminates the world of Tudor England and France.
"Now a new generation of readers can discover the magic of Cynthia Wright and the rest of us can fall in love all over again!" ~ Susan Elizabeth Phillips, #1 New York Times Bestselling Author