Medieval Romances - The Fairfax Family by Patricia Ryan
(Falcon's Fire and Heaven's Fire)

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This bargain-priced “boxed set” contains both volumes of Patricia Ryan’s Fairfax Family medieval romances, originally published by NAL.

Falcon’s Fire (Fairfax Family Book #1): Lowborn knight Thorn Falconer negotiates the arranged marriage of his overlord’s son to the sister of a fellow crusade veteran in return for a coveted estate, only to find himself losing his heart to the bride. Nominated by RT Book Reviews as Best First Historical Romance; nominated by The Literary Times as Outstanding Historical; Golden Heart finalist. “A richly textured pageant of passion. A grand adventure!” New York Times bestselling author Susan Wiggs

Heaven’s Fire (Fairfax Family Book #2): Celibate priest and Oxford scholar Rainulf Fairfax finds himself drawn to a humbly born young woman after he rescues from her vicious overlord. “With Heaven’s Fire, Patricia Ryan establishes herself as a major voice in the medieval romance genre. For originality, drama and passion, Heaven’s Fire can’t be beat.” RT Book Reviews

Praise for the Fairfax Family series:

“A powerful debut historical novel by an exciting new talent, Falcon’s Fire will ignite your imagination and passion for medieval romances.” RT Book Reviews

“Destined to become an all time favorite among medieval fans.” The Medieval Chronicle

“An exceptionally good and beautifully told story.” Rendezvous

“Magnificent! Patricia Ryan is wonderful!” The Literary Times

“Lusty and exhilarating, this is medieval romance at its best. Heaven’s Fire is a splendid tale, and Patricia Ryan is a writer to watch.” New York Times bestselling author Patricia Gaffney

“In the tradition established by her fabulous Falcon’s Fire, Patricia Ryan continues to write some of the best medieval romance today. Fans of this genre will find Heaven’s Fire is pure reading nirvana.” Affaire de Coeur

“A marvelous medieval romance from an incredibly gifted author! A fascinating glimpse of the past as only Patricia Ryan can tell it!” The Literary Times

“An intense tale of deception, religion, murder, and romance materializes in this graphic, well written historical romance. A dramatic tie-in to Falcon’s Fire, this book integrates old and new characters to create a unique love story you will not soon forget. Don’t miss these compelling books.” Rendezvous

“A heartwarming, scholarly tale of love, trust and sweet revenge.” Romance Forever

About the Author:

Patricia Ryan has written more than two dozen novels, which have garnered rave reviews and been published in over twenty countries. A RITA winner (for Silken Threads) and four-time nominee, she is also the recipient of two Romantic Times Awards and a Mary Higgins Clark Award nomination for the second book of her historical mystery series featuring Boston governess Nell Sweeney, which she wrote under the name P.B. Ryan. Pat’s Evil Twin, Pamela Burford, is also a published romance novelist. Visit Pat’s website at

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Patricia Ryan worked in the publishing industry in New York City and Rochester, as both a marketing manager and editor. Dubbed "The Queen of Medieval Romance" by the Literary Times, she has won Romance Writers of America's prestigious Rita award for Silken Threads and lives in Rochester, New York.
Published January 23, 2013 by Hawkley Books. 635 pages
Genres: History, Romance, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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