Friday, 15 November 2019

The Princess's Secret Longing

The second book in the Princesses of the Alhambra mini-series is now published.

Cover blurb:

‘I would like a child…
Will you agree to father it?’
Princess Alba longs for a life away from her tyrannical Sultan father. She craves a happy family life of her own, away from the palace walls she’s been imprisoned in all her life. So when honourable Lord Inigo comes to her rescue she’s spellbound! The Spanish knight is betrothed to another, but could he be her only hope of realising her dream?

Tuesday, 9 April 2019

Seville Research Pics: Towers, Palace and Gardens

Moorish Tower of Gold built by the riverbank to defend the city

Torre del Oro from another angle

Waiting to enter the Royal Alcazar

A garden in the Real Alcazar

Facade of King Don Pedro's Palace

Patio de las Doncellas

Patio de las Doncellas

Horseshoe arches in the Ambassadors' Hall

To the Palace Gardens...

Baths in the Real Alcazar

The gardens from one of the high terraces

The gardens viewed from a terrace

Terrace overlooking the gardens

La Giralda (Cathedral belltower). Originally, this was
a minaret on an 11th century Mosque.