The Forgotten Queen
Highest in Historical Fiction #25
Enya lived a normal life, in the small village of Ainsley, in Scotland, until one day castle guards attack her village, taking her, along with many other young women, to the royal family. Once, they arrive she is lined up with the women, and the Princess Elspeth chooses Enya to be her companion. Elspeth is engaged to marry the young king of Ireland, so that their countries can form peace, but she is in love with someone else, so when the time comes, she urges Enya to pretend to be her, just for a while, and just before the wedding, she will return taking her rightful place again. Enya is reluctant, but she agrees, and goes to Ireland, pretending to be Elspeth. She meets the young king, Calen, and something she didn't expect happens, they begin to fall in love, but to him she is still Elspeth. So many trials lay ahead of Enya, not just falling in love with the king, but a rebellion that wishes to finish her off, and a war that is lurking on Ireland's horizon.
*Note: All characters, battles, and so forth are from my imagination, if anything has truth, it was unintentional.*
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