The epic new novel from New York Times bestselling author Sharon Penman.
Sharon Kay Penman is the author of seven previous historical novels and four medieval mysteries set during the reign of Eleanor of Aquitaine. She lives in Mays Landing, New Jersey. Her most recent novels are Lionheart and A King's Ransom, telling the story of Richard I.
From fierce battle maneuvers to the emotional corridors of an
unexpected love story, readers will feel intimately drawn into the
characters' dramatic lives in Penman's splendid historical novel *
Praise for Time and Chance: Sharon Kay Penman is the strongest historical novelist working the medieval period at present -- George R. R. Martin
Penman excels at depicting medieval warfare and the unintended, often disastrous consequences of the best-laid strategies. She is equally adept at depicting the rivalries and internecine strife that roil Baldwin's court-peopled by characters who are mostly related to each other by some degree of kinship-finding credible motives for everyone's grudges * Kirkus *
An historical novelist of the first rank * Publishers Weekly *
She manages to illuminate the alien shadowland of the Middle Ages and populate it with vital characters whose politics and passions are as vivid as our own * San Francisco Chronicle *