When the Saxon army, in its bloody charge against the Celts, captures the child-princess Ninianc, they bring her to Cynric, King of the West Saxons. Enchanted by her innocence and beauty, he makes Ninianc a favored prisoner. But she soon discovers that the King's court abounds with tempestuous intrigues and tormented rivalries. And when the adulterous and envious Queen arranges for a duel between the King's beloved illegitimate son and her own son, heir to the throne, intrigue turns to deadly peril...
Original title: Born of the Sun
Genre: Fiction→ Historical→ Prehistoric Epics, Ancient Civilizations, and Precontact Native Americans
Fiction→ Historical→ European→ Medieval