Catherine of Lyonesse by Rick Robinson
  

Catherine of Lyonesse

Written by Rick Robinson
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Synopsis

Catherine of Lyonesse by Rick Robinson

Rebel. Prisoner. Princess. When the crown prince of Lyonesse is assassinated, his fiery daughter, Catherine, is taken to Aquitaine, where she is raised at the royal court and given two ladies-in-waiting to protect her from all who conspire against her. Now that the time has come for Catherine to return to Lyonesse, she finds herself surrounded by enemies. Danger lies around every corner, but Catherine will not stop until she has overcome her oppressors and taken what is rightfully hers. She may just live to claim her crown. Perfect for fans of Philippa Gregory, Catherine of Lyonesse is an irresistible historical romance.

Reviews

A bold princess, her spirited ladies, spies, plots, a dashing sea lord and a crown at risk - this book has everything I love! * Tamora Pierce * Strong on period detail, with intrigue, mystery, and romance, this is an engrossing novel with a superb central figure. * Parents in Touch * Rattling adventure yarn set in an invented world bearing a distinct resemblance to Renaissance Europe, with a cracking plot and a most attractive heroine. * Carla Nayland * If you're a fan of Philippa Gregory, Alison Weir or Anne Obrien, this is a new writer just for you * What's Good to Do *

About the Author

Although born in Ohio, Rick Robinson is a near-native Californian, having moved to San Diego at age eight. Since then he has lived mostly up and down the California coast. He currently writes and blogs about the tech industry. He also writes on space, science fiction and fantasy, and other such topics at his personal blog, Rocketpunk Manifesto. Catherine of Lyonesse is his first novel. www.rocketpunk-manifesto.com

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
496 pages

Author

Rick Robinson
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Publisher

Corgi Childrens an imprint of Random House Children's Publishers UK

Publication date

14th August 2014

ISBN

9780552571333


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