Though romance is impossible—she is his brother’s future wife, and Gabe himself is betrothed to someone else—he promises to himself he will keep her safe, no matter what. When the pair are forced to run to the Cottage of the Seven, they find help—but also find their feelings for each other have grown.
The Fairest Beauty Fairy Tale Romance Series Book 3 #ad - This could be her chance at freedom—but can she trust another person to keep her safe? Gabe knows he defied his parents Rose and Wilhelm by going to find Sophie, and now he believes they had a right to worry: the orphan girl has stolen his heart.
The Merchant's Daughter Fairy Tale Romance Series Book 2Zondervan #ad - Believing that life in a nunnery is the best way to escape the escalation of the bailiff’s vile behavior and to preserve the faith that sustains her, Annabel is surprised to discover a sense of security and joy in her encounters with Lord Ranulf. Ranulf’s future, may rest in her hands, and possibly his heart, and Annabel must decide whether to follow the plans she has cherished or the calling God has placed on her heart.
Her circumstances are made even worse by the proximity of Lord Ranulf’s bailiff—a revolting man who has made unwelcome advances on Annabel in the past. An unexpected choice. Annabel, once the daughter of a wealthy merchant, is trapped in indentured servitude to Lord Ranulf, a recluse who is rumored to be both terrifying and beastly.
The Merchant's Daughter Fairy Tale Romance Series Book 2 #ad - An unthinkable danger. As annabel struggles to confront her feelings, she is involved in a situation that could place Ranulf in grave danger.
The Captive Maiden Fairy Tale Romance Series Book 4Zonderkidz #ad - So when gisela learns the duke’s son, valten—the boy she has daydreamed about for years—is throwing a ball in hopes of finding a wife, she vows to find a way to attend, even if it’s only for a taste of a life she’ll never have. Happily ever after …or happily nevermore? Gisela’s childhood was filled with laughter and visits from nobles such as the duke and his young son.
The Captive Maiden Fairy Tale Romance Series Book 4 #ad - Though he is rough around the edges, Gisela finds Valten has completely captured her heart. But other forces are bent on keeping the two from falling further in love, putting Gisela in more danger than she ever imagined. To her surprise, she catches Valten’s eye. But since her father’s death, each day has been filled with nothing but servitude to her stepmother.
The Princess Spy Fairy Tale Romance Series Book 5Zondervan #ad - Margaretha knows she could never be a spy—not only is she unable to keep anything secret, she’s sure Colin is completely wrong about her potential betrothed. Margaretha has always been a romantic, Lord Claybrook, and hopes her newest suitor, is destined to be her one true love. But then an injured man is brought to Hagenheim Castle, claiming to be an English lord who was attacked by Claybrook and left for dead.
The Princess Spy Fairy Tale Romance Series Book 5 #ad - Then colin retrieves an heirloom she lost in a well, and asks her to spy on Claybrook as repayment. Though when margaretha overhears Claybrook one day, she discovers her romantic notions may have been clouding her judgment about not only Colin but Claybrook as well. It is up to her to save her father and Hagenheim itself from Claybrook’s wicked plot.
And only margaretha—one of the few who speaks his language—understands the wild story. Margaretha finds herself unable to pass Colin’s message along to her father, the duke, and convinces herself “Lord Colin” is just an addled stranger.
The Healer's Apprentice Fairy Tale Romance Series Book 1Zondervan #ad - A realistic, fast-paced reimagining of the Sleeping Beauty fairytale full of royalty, romance, and danger. As rose’s life spins toward confusion, she must take the first steps on a journey to discover her own destiny. The healer's apprentice:an award-winning historical romance—a creative retelling of the Sleeping Beauty fairytale—by author Melanie DickersonPerfect for readers ages 13-18 and adults who enjoy historical romances similar to Eva Ibbotson’sA romantic, fast-paced read—sure to entrance fans of fairytale retellings.
While she often feels uneasy at the sight of blood, Rose is determined to prove herself capable. Failure will mean returning home to marry the aging bachelor her mother has chosen for her—a bloated, disgusting merchant who makes Rose feel ill. When lord hamlin, is injured, the future duke, it is Rose who must tend to him.
The Healer's Apprentice Fairy Tale Romance Series Book 1 #ad - As she works to heal his wound, she begins to understand emotions she’s never felt before and wonders if he feels the same. But falling in love is forbidden, as Lord Hamlin is betrothed to a mysterious young woman in hiding. This masterful combination of love and heartbreak—combined with the novel’s surprise ending—is everything fans of fantasy, historical, and medieval fiction yearn for.
Rose has been appointed as a healer’s apprentice at Hagenheim Castle, a rare opportunity for a woodcutter’s daughter like her.
The Golden BraidThomas Nelson #ad - Rapunzel’s search to understand her place in the medieval world is a timeless identity struggle that modern readers will relate to. Her growing courage and faith are inspirational and will have readers cheering her on and sad to see the story come to an end. Jody hedlund, bestselling author of An Uncertain Choice.
How will rapunzel finally take control of her own destiny? And who will prove faithful to a lowly peasant girl with no one to turn to?“The Golden Braid is a delightful, page-turning retelling of the story of Rapunzel. Dickerson brings this familiar fairy tale to life with a fresh and unique plot that is full of complex characters, a sweet romance, and danger at every turn.
Could there be more to this knight than his arrogance and desire to marry for riches and position?As Rapunzel acclimates to life in a new city, she uncovers a mystery that will forever change her life. From new york times bestselling author comes The Golden Braid!The one who needs rescuing isn’t always the one in the tower.
The Golden Braid #ad - Rapunzel can throw a knife better than any man. In this rapunzel story unlike any other, a world of secrets and treachery is about to be revealed after seventeen years of lies. But there are two things she is afraid her mother might never allow her to do: learn to read and marry. Fiercely devoted to rapunzel, her mother is suspicious of every man who so much as looks at her daughter and warns her that no man can be trusted.
After a young village farmer asks for Rapunzel’s hand in marriage, Mother decides to move them once again—this time, to the large city of Hagenheim.
The Silent SongbirdThomas Nelson #ad - From new york times bestselling author comes the Silent Songbird!Evangeline is gifted with a heavenly voice, but she is trapped in a sinister betrothal until she embarks on a daring escape and meets brave Westley le Wyse. But when the truth comes out, it may shatter any hope that love could grow between them.
More than evangeline’s future is at stake as she finds herself entangled in a web of intrigue that threatens England’s monarchy. Should she give herself up to protect the only person who cares about her? If she does, who will save the king from a plot to steal his throne? Can he help her discover the freedom to sing again?desperate to flee a political marriage to her cousin King Richard II’s closest advisor, Lord Shiveley—a man twice her age with shadowy motives—Evangeline runs away and joins a small band of servants journeying back to Glynval, their home village.
The Silent Songbird #ad - Pretending to be mute, their handsome young leader, she gets to know Westley le Wyse, who is intrigued by the beautiful servant girl.
The Noble Servant A Medieval Fairy Tale Book 3Thomas Nelson #ad - But with no resources, will they be able to find the answers, the hiding places, and the forces they need in time to save both Mallin and Wolfberg? . Together, magdalen and the shepherd uncover a sinister plot against Wolfberg and the duke. Such a marriage was the only way she could save her people from starvation.
If she makes it in time. The impossible was happening. Magdalen had dreamed about receiving a proposal ever since she met the duke two years ago. She, magdalen of Mallin, was to marry the Duke of Wolfberg. New york times bestselling author melanie dickerson beautifully re-imagines “The Goose Girl” by the Brothers Grimm into a medieval tale of adventure, loss, and love.
The Noble Servant A Medieval Fairy Tale Book 3 #ad - When it comes to happily-ever-afters, and all i can say is—long live the queen!” —julie LESSMAN, award-winning author of The Daughters of Boston, Winds of Change, Melanie Dickerson is the undisputed queen of fairy-tale romance, and Heart of San Francisco seriesShe lost everything to the scheme of an evil servant.
But she might just gain what she’s always wanted. But why would a handsome, wealthy duke want to marry her, a poor baron’s daughter? It seemed too good to be true. On the journey to wolfberg castle, threatening not only Magdalen’s life, Magdalen’s servant forces her to trade places and become her servant, but the lives of those she holds dear.
. Stripped of her identity and title in Wolfberg, where no one knows her, Magdalen is sentenced to tend geese while she watches her former handmaiden gain all Magdalen had ever dreamed of.
The Huntress of Thornbeck Forest A Medieval Fairy Tale Book 1Thomas Nelson #ad - . What becomes of a forester who protects a notorious poacher? What becomes of a poacher when she is finally discovered? From new york times bestselling author comes The Huntress of Thornbeck Forest!A beautiful maiden who poaches to feed the poor. A handsome forester on a mission to catch her. Danger and love are about to unite in Thornbeck Forest.
The margrave owns the finest hunting grounds for miles around—and who teaches children to read, but by night this young beauty has become the secret lifeline to the poorest of the poor. For jorgen hartman, the margrave’s forester, tracking down a poacher is a duty he is all too willing to perform. A man who was murdered at the hands of a poacher.
The Huntress of Thornbeck Forest A Medieval Fairy Tale Book 1 #ad - When jorgen and odette meet at the Midsummer festival and share a connection during a dance, neither has any idea that they are already adversaries. The one man she wants is bound by duty to capture her; the one woman he loves is his cunning target. Jorgen inherited his post from the man who raised him.
The Beautiful Pretender A Medieval Fairy Tale Book 2Thomas Nelson #ad - No one must know she is merely a maidservant, sent by the Earl of Plimmwald to stand in for his daughter, Dorothea. Despite avelina’s best attempts at diverting attention from herself, the margrave has taken notice. Since the latter seems unlikely, she concentrates on not getting caught. And try as she might, she can’t deny her own growing feelings.
From new york times bestselling author comes The Beautiful Pretender!After inheriting his title from his brother, the margrave has two weeks to find a noble bride. Something sinister that could have far worse—far deadlier—consequences. What will happen when he learns he has fallen for a lovely servant girl in disguise?The Margrave of Thornbeck has to find a bride, fast.
The Beautiful Pretender A Medieval Fairy Tale Book 2 #ad - He invites ten noble born ladies who meet the king’s approval to be his guests at Thornbeck Castle for two weeks, a time to test these ladies and reveal their true character. Avelina has only two instructions: keep her true identity a secret and make sure the margrave doesn’t select her as his bride.
But something else is afoot in the castle.
The Orphan's WishThomas Nelson #ad - But that isn’t enough to erase the shame of being forced to steal as a small child—or the fact that he’s an orphan with no status. Despite the difference in their stations, Aladdin quickly becomes Kirstyn’s favorite companion, and their childhood friendship grows into a bond that time and opposition cannot break.
Even as a child, Aladdin works hard, learning all he can from his teachers. Now, aladdin and kirstyn must rely on their bond to save her from unexpected danger. From new york times bestselling author Melanie Dickerson comes an inspired retelling of the beloved folk tale Aladdin. Orphaned and alone, aladdin travels from the streets of his Arab homeland to a strange, faraway place.
Through his integrity, and sheer tenacity, intelligence, he earns a position serving as the duke’s steward. If he ever wants to feel equal to his beautiful and generous friend Kirstyn, he must leave Hagenheim and seek his fortune. Yet once aladdin departs, Lady Kirstyn becomes a pawn in a terrible plot.
The Orphan's Wish #ad - . But will saving kirstyn cost aladdin his newfound status and everything he’s worked so hard to obtain?An enchanting new version of the well-known tale, The Orphan’s Wish tells a story of courage and loyalty, friendship and love, and reminds us what “family” really means. Growing up in an orphanage, he meets young Lady Kirstyn, whose father is the powerful Duke of Hagenheim.