4.0 out of 5 stars Love and war........an epic., 20 Sep 2000
By A Customer
This review is from: The Gift and the Promise (Paperback)

William of Normandy is about to claim the throne of England...and families will be torn apart. Travel in history and times through the love story between the Norman knight Renaud de Lassay and the Saxon lady Ceolwynn.At first friends, then enemies and lovers, they shall be separated by life and will suffer a lot.Against all odds, Renaud shall never forget the promise he once made to a fair and lovely child.And Ceolwynn will surrender to her sweetheart. In this magnificent epic, Sarah Pernell depicts feudal England during the war between William the Norman and Harold the Saxon.Characters are brilliant and through the links between families and acquaintances, the author achieve to give an interesting story of history.