At the King’s Command

(Tudor Rose Trilogy #1)

by Susan Wiggs
ISBN 13: 9780778327387 ISBN 10: 0778327388

Book Overview

MIRA (August 2009)
Originally published as Circle in the Water in 1994

Frustrated by his own failures at matrimony, King Henry VIII punishes an insolent nobleman by commanding him to marry the vagabond woman caught stealing his horse. Stephen de Lacey is a cold and bitter widower, long accustomed to the sovereign’s capricious and malicious whims. He regards his new bride as utterly inconvenient…though undeniably fetching.