Traitor’s Love – Prologue

NPG D21072,Robert Catesby,probably by; after Adam; Unknown engraver

Just released from prison, Robert Catesby looked for the last time at his beloved Chastleton. He had to sell his house to pay his fine. But he had admitted to plotting so that Queen Elizabeth I’s successor would be a Catholic. He was lucky only to lose his estate. They could have hanged, disembowelled and then cut him into quarters.

Yet he vowed revenge, he’d get the sovereign he wanted and his faith would be triumphant.

The outcome led to a plan to kill the whole of the English government. It almost succeeded and was ever after infamous as the ‘Gunpowder Plot’.

But even when you are conspiring to kill, love creeps in….

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Traitor’s Love – New Book




The young and handsome, James Thornton joins a venture to put a Catholic Queen on the English throne. He is also deeply loved Cathy Cordiner. However, She is a merchant’s daughter betrothed to a noble advisor to the King. The outcome is the Gunpowder plot to blow up the King and Parliament including Cathy.

How can escape a gruesome death? Could he kill the one he loves for his faith? How will he find happiness with Cathy together?


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