Sharan Newman offers a reinterpretation of the Arthurian saga. A story of the golden child whose dearest friend is a saint who hears spirits singing; of the gentle-hearted woman who begins to dream of love, glory, and the fierce, proud king who will become her husband; and of the passionate beauty whose name will be remembered and hated for centuries.
The Chessboard Queen:
Following the events of first book Guinevere is now the beautiful young wife and queen of King Arthur, a position much-coveted by all women of Camelot. However, soon Guinevere discovers–most alarmingly–her deep and passionate love for another man: Lancelot, the most beloved Knight of the Round Table in all of Camelot.
Guinevere is widely acknowledged as the most extraordinary woman in legend. From golden child to Queen of Camelot to passionate adulterer, her life is a vivid and fascinating saga. Bear witness to a spellbinding climax to the tale of Guinevere and the end of an era.