Prequel to the Daughters of the Dagger series
Mirabelle de Burgh is desperate to give her husband an heir. She's heard of the superstition that to buy a jeweled dagger from a blind old hag would ensure her of conceiving a child. One child for each dagger bought.
The old hag she hunts down has many jeweled daggers, but Mirabelle has limited coins and wants many children. Her greed gets her in trouble and she finds herself in a predicament which causes many circumstances in her life to change.
Four jeweled daggers and four daughters, each with a story, and a surprise later in life that none of them would ever suspect, in Daughters of the Dagger.
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A great prequel!!
- Starlet M. "My favorite books are 'Historical Romance'. A good book takes you away from your everyday life & puts you in the middle of an adventure."
Loved, Loved it!
Mirabelle was desperate to give her husband children. She went to an old blind hag to buy a jeweled dagger as she had heard that it would insure she would have a male child. She only had enough money to buy four of them. The hag told her she had to name the girl children after each stone in the daggers ---- Ruby, Amethyst, Amber and Sapphire for them to find true love. Mirabelle wanted a forth one and tried to steal it. She got caught up in her greed and her story is one to behold. Such pagan and intrigue is written in this tale. It is setting us up in great stories to come.