The Sword and the Rose

Louise Roberts
The Sword and the Rose


Luminosity Publishing LLP
Release Date
August 2016
Book 1 of The Sword and the Rose
Action/Adventure Romance, Erotic Romance, Historical fiction

Brothers Iago and Ferdinando compete for the love of Margherita. Only one can win. Victory comes at a high price.

Brothers, Iago, the Sword, and Ferdinando, the Rose, return from a sea voyage. On their arrival home, Ferdinando proposes marriage to Margherita, who refuses in the hope Iago makes a similar offer. He does not. Instead, Iago departs to fight a war in the Netherlands. Dejected, Ferdinando travels to Naples with intentions to become a priest.

Margherita is devastated, and is sent to her sister, Isabella, in Valencia. She is introduced to a potential suitor Don Ramón de Cabezon. When her brother, Miguel, arrives to fetch her back to Cullera, Ramón is angered and kills Miguel.

When Iago and Ferdinando return to Spain, their circumstances changed they team up in a quest to find justice for their friend. This subsequently leads to sibling rivalry between them over Margherita resulting in an illegal duel. Will the brothers escape capture from the authorities? And which of them will win Margherita's heart?

PUBLISHER NOTE: This Erotic Historical Romance contains explicit scenes including Forced Seduction (dream sequence) and Anal Sex.
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