Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Get Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - First Princess of Wales, the by Karen Harper

The daughter of a disgraced earl, she matched wits with a prince. It is the fourteenth century, the height of the Medieval Age, and at the court of King Edward III of England, chivalry is loudly praised while treachery runs rampant. When the lovely and high-spirited Joan of Kent is sent to this politically charged court, she is woefully unprepared for the underhanded maneuverings of her peers. Determined to increase the breadth of his rule, the king will use any means necessary to gain control of France--including manipulating his own son, Edward, Prince of Wales. Joan plots to become involved with the prince to scandalize the royal family, for she has learned they engineered her father's downfall and death. But what begins as a calculated strategy soon--to Joan's surprise--grows into love. When Joan learns that Edward returns her feelings, she is soon fighting her own, for how can she love the man that ruined her family? And, if she does, what will be the cost? Filled with scandal, court intrigue, and prominent figures of the Medieval Age, The First Princess of Wales has at its center a wonderful love story, which is all the more remarkable because it is true. Karen Harper's compelling, fast-paced novel tells the riveting tale of an innocent girl who marries a prince and gives birth to a king.

Buy First Princess of Wales, the by Karen Harper from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780307237910
ISBN-10: 0307237915
Format: Paperback
(203mm x 136mm x 35mm)
Imprint: Potter Style
Publisher: Random House USA Inc
Publish Date: 26-Dec-2006
Country of Publication: United States

Book Reviews - First Princess of Wales, the by Karen Harper

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about First Princess of Wales, the book by Karen Harper and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review

Author Biography - Karen Harper

KAREN HARPER is the author of the bestselling Elizabeth I mystery series and the novel The Last Boleyn. She lives in Columbus, Ohio, and Naples, Florida.

Books By Karen Harper

It Girls by Karen Harper
Hardback, October 2017
Drowning Tides by Karen Harper
Paperback, January 2017
Chasing Shadows by Karen Harper
Paperback, November 2016
Royal Nanny by Karen Harper
Paperback, July 2016