Saxon maiden Aleysia Cawdor is prepared to do anything, give anything, to protect her twin brother from the wrath of the Norman king William. He is all the family she has left and no one will stop her from keeping him alive. When King William sends one of his most loyal knights to capture her brother and claim her home, Aleysia gives William’s champion a reception he will never forget. Should she fail she will have one last chance to sway the knight and save her brother.
Battle hardened Norman knight Renaud de Wulf takes one look at the Saxon rebel who nearly killed him and falls hopelessly under her spell. He has never wanted a women more. The urge to have Aleysia spread beneath him in his bed is almost overwhelming. Her desperate bargain is too enticing to pass up, but there is more to their bargain than Renaud could imagine. With the life of Aleysia’s brother at stake Renaud will have to make a choice between his loyalty to his king and his feelings for Aleysia.
Julia Templeton will blow you away with her latest super hot erotic historical The Bargain. The Norman Conquest is the ideal backdrop for this tale of loyalty, love and courage. Perfectly balanced with enough eroticism to keep your attention, strong dynamic characters, and a fascinating historical period The Bargain is one of the best buys of the month.