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11/19/2018 6 Comments
Medieval Monday with Ashley York
Today marks week 3
of our fall
Medieval Monday posts.
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Ashley's excerpt today is from her book, Daughter of the King.
It was suddenly very hot. Brighit dropped down again, collecting the dandelions from the ground. “No good wife gets into mischief.”
She smiled at her choice of words.
“So ye wish to not be a good wife?”
Her gaze flew to Darragh to find him grinning at her. She sensed no anger, so he must not have heard any more than what he’d repeated.
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Excerpt four will be at Ruth A. Casie’s blog. http://ruthacasie.blogspot.co.uk
Come on by and say hello!
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Daughter of the King – book three in The Derbfine Series
A mistaken identity. A gruesome murder. The uniting of two powerful clans.
Trained as a warrior…
Brighit of Clonascra is the only daughter of the fearsome overking, Sean, but despises the trappings and demands of womanhood. She’s far more comfortable training for battle than preparing a meal. Long held alliances require she set aside selfish dreams and take Darragh as
her husband. The union intended to promote peace between the clans is interrupted by the shocking murder of a neighboring king and she quickly discovers there are far worse things than being wed.
Trained to be king…
Darragh of Drogheda has no wish to follow in the path of his father, Tadhg, but he is an obedient son and supports his father’s plans. His marriage to Brighit, however, will be no hardship at all since he finds her most intriguing especially when she fights him at every turn. A she-warrior indeed. Her persistent dismissal of him merely blows the fire aflame and sets him down the path to discovery of all her most tightly held secrets.
When she stands accused of the murder, can they finally come to an agreement that will give them each what they truly desire?
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11/19/2018 11:18:33 am
Love that Brighit is so independent and resourceful! Strong heroines and such fun. :) Terrific blurb and excerpt--except--I want to know what he 'hadn't' heard!
11/21/2018 06:16:26 pm
This is her betrothed...there's lots he shouldn't hear ;)
11/19/2018 12:21:06 pm
I loved this story and all in this series!
11/21/2018 06:17:55 pm
Thanks, Lori. And this is the third in the series but can be read as a stand alone.
11/19/2018 07:13:54 pm
Great excerpt, Ashley! I'm intrigued!
11/21/2018 06:18:37 pm
Glad to hear it, Judith.
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