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 journey proves treacherous, and after being rescued by a knight—Sir Gerek—Rapunzel in turn rescues him farther down the road. As a result, sir gerek agrees to repay his debt to Rapunzel by teaching her to read.
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. Rapunzel’s search to understand her place in the medieval world is a timeless identity struggle that modern readers will relate to.
The Golden Braid #ad - 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. 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.
In this rapunzel story unlike any other, a world of secrets and treachery is about to be revealed after seventeen years of lies.
The Silent SongbirdThomas Nelson #ad - 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? Thomas Nelson. 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.
The Silent Songbird #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. 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.
Pretending to be mute, their handsome young leader, she gets to know Westley le Wyse, who is intrigued by the beautiful servant girl.
The Orphan's WishThomas Nelson #ad - 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. 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.
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. Thomas Nelson. 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.
The Orphan's Wish #ad - 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. Growing up in an orphanage, he meets young Lady Kirstyn, whose father is the powerful Duke of Hagenheim.
Now, aladdin and kirstyn must rely on their bond to save her from unexpected danger. Through his integrity, and sheer tenacity, intelligence, he earns a position serving as the duke’s steward.
The Noble Servant A Medieval Fairy TaleThomas Nelson #ad - She, magdalen of Mallin, was to marry the Duke of 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. 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. But with no resources, the hiding places, will they be able to find the answers, and the forces they need in time to save both Mallin and Wolfberg? Thomas Nelson.
The Noble Servant A Medieval Fairy Tale #ad - 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. When a handsome shepherd befriends her, Magdalen begins to suspect he carries secrets of his own. 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.
When it comes to happily-ever-afters, winds of change, melanie dickerson is the undisputed queen of fairy-tale romance, and all I can say is—long live the queen!” —JULIE LESSMAN, award-winning author of The Daughters of Boston, 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.
The Captive Maiden Fairy Tale Romance SeriesZondervan #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Though he is rough around the edges, Gisela finds Valten has completely captured her heart. 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. To her surprise, she catches Valten’s eye.
So when gisela learns the duke’s son, she vows to find a way to attend, Valten—the boy she has daydreamed about for years—is throwing a ball in hopes of finding a wife, even if it’s only for a taste of a life she’ll never have. But since her father’s death, each day has been filled with nothing but servitude to her stepmother.
The Captive Maiden Fairy Tale Romance Series #ad - Thomas Nelson. But other forces are bent on keeping the two from falling further in love, putting Gisela in more danger than she ever imagined.
The Princess Spy Fairy Tale Romance SeriesZondervan #ad - 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. Margaretha has always been a romantic, Lord Claybrook, and hopes her newest suitor, is destined to be her one true love.
The Princess Spy Fairy Tale Romance Series #ad - . Then colin retrieves an heirloom she lost in a well, and asks her to spy on Claybrook as repayment. Thomas Nelson. 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. 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.
It is up to her to save her father and Hagenheim itself from Claybrook’s wicked plot. Zondervan. Used book in Good Condition. 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.
The Healers ApprenticeZondervan FBA-|293555 #ad - 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. A realistic, romance, fast-paced reimagining of the Sleeping Beauty fairytale full of royalty, and danger.
While she often feels uneasy at the sight of blood, Rose is determined to prove herself capable. Zondervan. Zondervan. 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, the future duke, is injured, it is Rose who must tend to him.
Used book in Good Condition. 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. As rose’s life spins toward confusion, she must take the first steps on a journey to discover her own destiny.
The Healers Apprentice #ad - 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 Thomas Nelson.
The Warrior MaidenThomas Nelson #ad - When mulan receives word of danger back home, she must make the ultimate choice. If she can’t prove herself on the battlefield, she could face death—or, perhaps worse, marriage to the village butcher. Disguised as a young man, wolfgang, mulan meets the German duke’s son, who is determined to save his people even if it means fighting against his own brother.
Zondervan. From new york times bestselling author Melanie Dickerson comes a fresh reimagining of the classic Mulan tale in fifteenth century Lithuania where both love and war challenge the strongest of hearts. When mulan takes her father’s place in battle against the besieging Teutonic Knights, and her mother’s, she realizes she has been preparing for this journey her whole life—and that her life, depends on her success.
But war is an uncertain time and dreams can die as quickly as they are born. Used book in Good Condition. As the adopted daughter of poor parents, Mulan has little power in the world. Wolfgang is exasperated by the new soldier who seems to be one step away from disaster at all times—or showing him up in embarrassing ways.
The Warrior Maiden #ad - From rivals to reluctant friends, Mulan and Wolfgang begin to share secrets. Can she be the son her bitter father never had? or will she become the strong young woman she was created to be?“When it comes to happily-ever-afters, Melanie Dickerson is the undisputed queen of fairy-tale romance, and all I can say is—long live the queen!” —Julie Lessman, award-winning author Thomas Nelson.
The Merchant's Daughter Fairy Tale Romance SeriesZondervan #ad - An unthinkable danger. As annabel struggles to confront her feelings, she is involved in a situation that could place Ranulf in grave danger. Used book in Good Condition. 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.
Ranulf’s future, and possibly his heart, may rest in her hands, and Annabel must decide whether to follow the plans she has cherished or the calling God has placed on her heart. Zondervan. An unexpected choice. 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.
The Merchant's Daughter Fairy Tale Romance Series #ad - Thomas Nelson. 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. Zondervan.
The Fairest Beauty Fairy Tale Romance SeriesZondervan #ad - A difficult choice. Sophie desperately wants to get away from her stepmother’s jealousy, and believes escape is her only chance to be happy. A daring rescue. Zondervan. Then a young man named gabe arrives from Hagenheim Castle, claiming she is betrothed to his older brother, and everything twists upside down.
Though romance is impossible—she is his brother’s future wife, and Gabe himself is betrothed to someone else—he promises himself he will see the mission through, no matter what. When the pair flee 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 #ad - Now both must not only protect each other from the dangers around them—they must also protect their hearts. Used book in Good Condition. Thomas Nelson. Zondervan. This could be sophie’s one chance at freedom—but can she trust another person to keep her safe? Gabe defied his parents Rose and Wilhelm by going to find Sophie, and now he believes they had a right to worry: the girl’s inner and outer beauty has enchanted him.
The Huntress of Thornbeck Forest A Medieval Fairy TaleThomas Nelson #ad - Zondervan. Zondervan. 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. 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 Huntress of Thornbeck Forest A Medieval Fairy Tale #ad - The one man she wants is bound by duty to capture her; the one woman he loves is his cunning target. Thomas Nelson. Jorgen inherited his post from the man who raised him. Used book in Good Condition. What becomes of a forester who protects a notorious poacher? What becomes of a poacher when she is finally discovered? Thomas Nelson.