By Iris Johansen
From the halls of a palatial legal to the new sands of an unending desolate tract . . .
here's a undying tale of affection and event set between hills of gold, warring tribes, and fabled kingdoms—the tale of a fearless princess and a barbarian sheikh. . . .
She was once a phenomenal pawn in a video game of politics and keenness. . . .
Flaunting the oppressive future decreed for her by way of the dominion of Tamrovia, Princess Theresa Christina Rubinoff struck a sensual discount with a good-looking barbarian chieftain. She vowed to play his seductive online game, surrendering herself to his will, the entire whereas made up our minds to struggle for her independence in a land that thought of girls in simple terms as playthings.
He was once a wilderness warrior king, pushed through ardour and satisfaction. . . .
Mysterious because the wasteland evening, wealthy as Midas, Galen Ben Raschid swept Tess away to his palace in unique Sedikhan, supplying her freedom in alternate for the wedding that may subscribe to their kingdoms. a guy surrounded by means of enemies, he could make her a slave to his ardour in an effort to bind her to his aspect, little figuring out that after he took the pleasing princess as his bride, he may lose his middle. . . .
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The Golden Barbarian by Iris Johansen