New American Library
Historical Romance: Medieval
January 2, 2004
Available in: Trade Size (reprint)
From the pleasure domes of Constantinople, to the barbaric pomp of King Malcolm of Scotland's court, this is the magical tale of Mairin of Aelfleah, called "Enchantress" by the men who love her. Basil, Prince of Byzantium, who taught her passion's tender secrets; Josselin de Combourg, gallant knight of William the Conqueror's army; and Eric Longsword, the Viking, whose tragic love for Mairin can never be fulfilled.
Born in Manhattan, Bertrice Small has lived on eastern Long Island for 26 years, and she loves it! She is a Sagittarian, married to a Pisces, with an Aries son. Her greatest passions are her family; Pookie, Honeybun, and Finnegan, the family cats; Nicki, the ederly cockatiel who whistles the NY Mets charge call; her garden; her work, and just life in general.
She is the author of 31 novels of Historical Romance including THE KADIN (pronounced Kah-deen), and the beloved series "The O'Malley Saga" and "Skye's Legacy". A New York Times bestselling author, she has also appeared on other best-seller lists including Publishers Weekly, USA Today, and the L.A. Times. She is the recipient of numerous awards including Best Historical Romance; Outstanding Historical Romance Series; Career Achievement for Historical Fantasy; and several Reviewers Choice awards from Romantic Times. She has a "Silver Pen" from Affair De Couer, and an Honorable Mention from The West Coast Review of Books.
Bertrice Small is a member of The Authors Guild, Romance Writers of America, and PASIC. She is also a member of RWA's Long Island chapter, L.I.R.W., and is its easternmost member.