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A Prince to be Feared kindle ì Paperback ↠ randarenewables Ê Europe’s most fearsome prisoner Vlad Dracula gifted military commander and one time Prince of Wallachia the notorious Lord Impaler himself is about to be released after twelve long years in order to hold back the tide of Ottoman aggression The pIed In particular she doesn’t wish to marry Vlad Gentle faded and impossibly vague Ilona is hardly fit for court life let alone for dealing with so difficult a husbandBut Ilona’s wishes have nothing to do with Vlad’s reputation and everything to do with a lifelong love affair that finally broke her Ilona’s family blames Vlad; Vlad vows to discover An evocatively rich medieval tale of Knights great Kings and bloodthirsty battles A Prince to be feared tells the story of Vlad Dracula in all its gloriously detailed realism that’s expertly realized on the page His life as a prisoner was fascinating; during such a turbulent time of 15th Century in which internal strife bitter rivalry and danger lurked Well written and deftly woven this deeply beguiling novel will delight fans of Elizabeth Chadwick and Michael Jecks and who enjoy exploring noteworthy historical figures in a new light Mary Lancaster’s version of Vlad and Ilona’s relationship was magnetic and beautifully haunting and I found overall it an engaging and interesting read Wrought with intensity and passion this heartrending love story takes you on an unforgettable romp into the past which tugs at the heartstrings and lingers upon the mind I simply loved the spellbinding characters within the lavish backdrop and so found it easy to loose myself for a few hours in a wonderful story Vlad Dracula is portrayed in a refreshing and distinctive way like nothing I have read or encountered before I found this deliciously detailed debut an assured novel of substance and such promise by an author whose accomplished ability as uniue writing style is commendable This riveting read is a welcome edition to the genre and a book that I would highly recommend I would like to thank the author for providing me with an e copy of her novel to read and review

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The truth and sets out by unconventional means to bring back the woman who once enchanted him Among court intrigues international manoeuvrings and political deceptions Vlad reveals himself victim than villain But he’s still than capable of reclaiming his lost rights to both Wallachia and Ilona; and Ilona when it counts has enough strength for them both Oh my goodness I LOVED this book My heart broke so mainly times for Ilona and Vlad Such a beautiful and heart wrenching story ContentViolence yes but moderate and not graphicLanguage mildRomance moderate but not over the top steamy

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A Prince to be Feared Europe’s most fearsome prisoner Vlad Dracula gifted military commander and one time Prince of Wallachia the notorious Lord Impaler himself is about to be released after twelve long years in order to hold back the tide of Ottoman aggression The price of his new alliance with his Hungarian captors is the king’s cousin IlonaIlona does not wish to be marr Also posted at my blog the TBR MOUNTAIN RANGE as a Recommended ReadAn absorbing historical love story by a “new to me” author that I highly recommend A PRINCE TO BE FEARED is my favorite discovery of the year so farThere’s nothing thrilling than to stumble upon a book that surprises me from the very first paragraph Author Mary Lancaster has taken mid 1400s history and made it come alive through her exuisite characterization and storytelling skills We’re given glimpses of Vlad Dracula as a man a teenager a prince of Wallachia a warrior and an exiled prince jailed for twelve years awaiting his chance to recover his throne and gain vengeance against those who have denied him his right by birth and accomplishment Back and forth through history we follow his determination to gain what he feels is rightfully his including the woman he loves He’s cruel he’s compassionate he’s fearless and he loves with fervor only his future wife can understandIlona Szilagyi is a complete mystery when the reader is first introduced to her Her sadness is actuated by her dull grey attire and veiled headdress We know she’s the king’s cousin and is to marry Vlad Dracula but we don’t know why she wants to hide from everyone including the man she once loved The setting is perfect; a mystery surrounds the couple who have been separated for years while Vlad has served his time There have been plenty of atrocities against as well as done by Vlad Dracula but who has turned the vibrant Ilona into this sad soul who seems better suited to a convent?This begins their tale and the reader is transported along with them embraced by a love story as poignant as Romeo and Juliet If you love a rich vibrant historical novel that is a rare find then I suggest that you run to your nearest eRetailer and grab yourself a copy of A PRINCE TO BE FEARED I highly recommend this novel as a fabulous rendition of historical events so real that you’ll swear they happened exactly as Mary Lancaster portrayed it So addictive and captivating that I didn’t want to read the end More please