A proud maiden, she vowed never to love again... until he rode back into her life.
"I come in search of a bride."
Once upon a time, the legendary knight, Burke Fitzgavin, galloped into Kiltorren Castle and fell in love with Alys, the lord's orphaned niece.nbsp;nbsp;But her uncle was determined that Burke marry one of his homely daughters instead.nbsp;nbsp;Through tricks and lies, Burke was sent away, believing that Alys wanted nothing of his heart.
Pledged to a Bride Quest, Burke has vowed not to return home until he finds his long-lost love.nbsp;nbsp;He returns to Kiltorren to discover that the fiery young innocent has become a woman, a servant on her uncle's estate.nbsp;nbsp;Paying penance for Burke's long-ago embrace, she wants nothing to do with him.nbsp;nbsp;Burke knows he must earn her trust again.nbsp;nbsp;Even as he slowly rekindles her desire, Alys's family attempts to thwart their romance--determined that Alys should not marry before her cousins do.nbsp;nbsp;But Burke is a warrior and this battle to win the hand and the heart of his one true love will be his greatest challenge ever. . . .
Watch for The Heiress , the crowning novel in the sumptuous Bride Quest trilogy of the three brothers Fitzgavin, which began with The Princess .