Hugh and Bess

August 1, 2009|
Hugh and Bess by Susan Higginbotham
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A delightful novel full of chivalry, romance, and real-life terrors." Historical Novels Review Forced to marry Hugh le Despenser, the son and grandson of disgraced traitors, Bess de Montacute, just 13 years old, is appalled at his less-than-desirable past. Meanwhile, Hugh must give up the woman he really loves in order to marry the reluctant Bess. Far apart in age and haunted by the past, can Hugh and Bess somehowmake their marriage work? Just as walls break down and love begins to grow, the merciless plague endangers all whom the couple holds dear, threatening the life and love they have built. Award-winning author Susan Higginbotham''s impeccable research will delight avid historical fiction readers, and her enchanting characters will surely capture every reader''s heart. Fans of her first novel, The Traitor''s Wife, will be thrilled to find that this storyfollows the next generation of the Despenser family. "
Susan Higginbotham is the author of five historical novels, including The Stolen Crown, The Queen of Last Hopes, and Hugh and Bess. The Traitor''s Wife, her first novel, is the winner of ForeWord Magazine''s 2005 Silver Award for historical fiction and is a Gold Medalist, Historical/Military Fiction, 2008 Independent Publisher Book Aw...
Title:Hugh and Bess
Product dimensions:304 pages, 8 X 5.25 X 0.86 in
Shipping dimensions:304 pages, 8 X 5.25 X 0.86 in
Published:August 1, 2009
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781402215278

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