1191: Giles de Soutenay has never liked or trusted John, Count of Mortain, brother of Richard the Lionheart, but when John is taken seriously ill, it falls to Giles to ensure his survival.
2006: Marion Hart, visiting the ruined Abbey of Sparnstow, could never have imagined she would be called upon to help save one of the most dangerous men of the twelfth and thirteenth centuries. Falling through a gap in time, she finds herself administering first aid to John, inadvertently endangering both herself and Giles.
“I loved this story. It has clever dialogue, the history is brought to life and the timeslip element is exciting, intriguing and perhaps even more important – very believable.”
“I found the characters increasingly likable as the story went on and it drew to a satisfying conclusion.”