Lady of the Forest




Genre: Historical Romance(Medieval England)

Series: Sherwood #1

  • Paperback: 608 pages
  • Publisher: Kensington; Reissue edition (May 28, 2013)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 075829218X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0758292186

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With her king a captive and her coffers drained, England is left in turmoil during the Crusades. After the death of her father in the Holy Land, Lady Marian of Ravenskeep finds herself alone–and at the mercy of men vying for her lands and her beauty. Thrust into games of political intrigue, the sheltered knight’s daughter soon learns to trust no one…

Afforded a hero’s homecoming, Sir Robert of Locksley returns from the Crusades a shattered man. In a country he barely recognizes, one torn apart by treachery and betrayal, he finds in Marian a kindred soul. Their quest for justice will take them into the depths of Sherwood Forest, where the dream of a new England will be born…


LADY OF THE FOREST by Jennifer Roberson is an interesting Medieval Historical Fiction set in 1194 England.  #1 in the “Sherwood” series. A Re-issue. The re-telling of Lady Marian of Ravenskeep and Sir Robert of Locksley. What an interesting and intriguing story of betrayal, treachery, a quest for justice,political intrigue and trust. Sir Robert and Lady Marian are kindred souls, one alone, and the other a shattered man from his time in the Crusades. Thus their quest for justice along with a group of others form Sherwood Forest. A fascinating and riveting re-telling of Robin Hood, his Merry Band and the Lady Marian. For a delightful read, pick up “Lady of the Forest” don’t be turned off by the length for it is rather lengthy, but you do not notice that, you get so caught up in the story. Received for an honest review from the publisher.



REVIEWED BY: AprilR, courtesy of My Book Addiction and More