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  • Title: The Return of Her Lost Knight
  • Author: Melissa Oliver
  • Publisher: Mills and Boon
  • Publication Date: 24 June 2021

Copy received from Rachel’s Random Resources for review purposes.


Her second chance

With her lost love…

To avoid a forced marriage, Lady Gwenllian plans to escape to a convent. She couldn’t possibly honor another when her heart still belongs to Ralph de Kinnerton, the man she had to betray to save his life—only to hear of his death shortly after. So how is it possible he’s here at this knight’s tournament? Now the pull of their unfinished past forces Gwen to question the choice she’d made for her future…

My Thoughts:

As part of the Notorious Knights series, this book is another example of Melissa Oliver’s fantastic writing. Although the books can be read and enjoyed without following the series, I would recommend reading the previous two books as these give a more rounded feel to the books. Especially as characters from previous books can appear, and it’s quite lovely to see what has been going on in their lives.

Historical romance books are an enjoyable read, they invite the reader to step back in time and experience a world so rich in detail and full of wonderful characters. And I think that Melissa Oliver is a name readers want to keep an eye out for, her books give the reader more than just an historical romance, there is drama, danger, and tension.
The characters are intriguing from the moment you meet them, you want to know more about their stories and feel a connection to them, or certainly become invested in their tale … wishing for success and happiness. I felt that Ralph and Gwen’s tales had me drawn in, they were so well crafted and I loved finding out more about them, watching as they tried to overcome their pasts.

I would definitely recommend checking out the books written by Melissa Oliver, they are a real treat for readers and have you falling in love with the period, the characters and the stories.

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