Entrusted (Relic Guardians, Book 1)

Entrusted Relic Guardians Book Orphan Audrey Thorndale longs for the peaceful life of a convent but with a younger brother to care for and England s religious houses falling one by one to Henry VIII s Reformation she ll have to f

  • Title: Entrusted (Relic Guardians, Book 1)
  • Author: Allegra Gray
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 435
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • Orphan Audrey Thorndale longs for the peaceful life of a convent, but with a younger brother to care for and England s religious houses falling one by one to Henry VIII s Reformation, she ll have to find another way to serve God and country The Abbot of Glastonbury, aware of Audrey s dilemma and loathe to see the great treasures of his abbey looted and destroyed, suggestsOrphan Audrey Thorndale longs for the peaceful life of a convent, but with a younger brother to care for and England s religious houses falling one by one to Henry VIII s Reformation, she ll have to find another way to serve God and country The Abbot of Glastonbury, aware of Audrey s dilemma and loathe to see the great treasures of his abbey looted and destroyed, suggests a plan that could save Audrey, the relics, and even the future of Britainbut if she agrees to it, she ll have to commit treason.Second son and sometime adventurer, Tobias Seybourne has never left an opportunity unexplored He s won the favor of the king and is aiming for knighthood when Abbot Whiting offers him the chance of a lifetime partner with Audrey, and protect England s greatest legend Most importantly Do it without ever giving the king a reason to suspect devious purposes simmer beneath Tobias s charming fa ade.With help from the abbot, Audrey and Tobias set in motion a plan to ensure that when the abbey walls crumble, one particular treasure will be safely hidden elsewhere But as the abbot points out, the king s minions keep close account of their plunder, and the contents of Glastonbury s repository are well documented With the king s men bearing down fast, someone must take the fall

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    1. Entrusted by Allegra GrayBook #1: Relic Guardians SeriesSource: ARC from authorMy Rating: 4½/5 starsMy Review: When Henry VIII ruled England, it became imperative to his future to suppress the Catholic Church which meant taking down all the convents and monasteries that had, for centuries stood in his country. Allegra Gray’s Relic Guardians series follows two paths, Henry’s suppression of the monasteries and convents and the journey of one young couple as they commit treason to ensure the s [...]

    2. Most of us know the legend of King Author and Guinevere. It's a myth that people love to hear as a bringer of hope and goodness. But whatever happened to them when they died? Well, there are lots of rumors and some think they may have found their remains. But this is a story of why they are so well hidden. Going back to the end of the Tudors and Henry VIII, we watch as the Catholic churches are dismantle one by one, their relics and belongings either looted or taken by the throne for the use of [...]

    3. A mesmerizing but educational tale. Fast paced historical fiction with a bit of romance, lots of suspense and very captivating characters. "The Relic Guardians" series is a well written tale with a cast of exciting characters. I thoroughly enjoyed this new and exciting series. Looking forward to the next adventure in this series. A must read for Historical Fiction fans who enjoy suspense, mystery with a bit of romance. Compelling and enjoyable read. * Received for an honest review from the publi [...]

    4. This book kind of had it all intrigue, adventure, and a main character you really like. The time period and premise of this story really intrigued me and was why I picked it up in the first place. I'm glad I did! I don't want to give away any spoilers so I'm going to stop here, but I highly recommend you grab this book!**I received a copy from Netgalley and the publisher in exchange for a review**

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