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Knight Templar

Josephine Allen

Publisher: Josephine Allen

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Eleanor: released from a frightful marriage by her husband’s death, she’s vowed never to remarry. Brian: a Knight Templar bound by vows of celibacy. Anyway, what could a penniless Scot offer an aristocratic lady of France? 
Fleeing her enemy, King Philip of France, Eleanor joins Brian in his quest to bring arms and treasure to the beleaguered King Robert the Bruce. 
And enemies lurk within, as well as without... 65,450 words

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