Anton Klassen can’t believe the Czar himself has charged him with protecting the maid of one of the royal daughters. However, when he collects his charge, he discovers that the Czar has put into his hands a priceless treasure – one that, if discovered, could destroy him and his entire family. More, protecting the lowly maid is more than he expects when he falls hard for this quiet, beautiful woman.
Oksana can’t believe that the Czar would put her life in the hands of a lowly – albeit handsome – farmer. Still, Anton is not only different from any other man she’s known, but has a hero’s heart. She longs to fall in love, but the secret she carries is simply too risky. . .
Except, the truth can’t stay hidden forever, and when it is revealed, it just might cost her everything. And Anton must suddenly make a terrible choice – save the woman he loves, or save the country he’s been tasked to protect.
RITA and Christy Award winning, ECPA & CBA best-selling novelist Susan May Warren brings you this historical story set during the Bolshevik Revolution. A stand-alone, or the historical start to a saga of four courageous women that spans the epic decades of Russian history. Trying to discover their heritage and fighting for love against a backdrop of war, espionage & cold war secrets, the Heirs of Anton discover love and faith in this critically acclaimed series. A 2006 Carol Award Finalist.
What people are saying:
“Five Stars! Each book in this series has been a joy to read, each complex in and of itself, and yet also contributing to the underlying plot that is woven throughout all four novels. This is, without a doubt one of the best fiction series I have ever had the pleasure of reading!” —K Amazon.com reader
(formerly published as Oksana/The Sovereign’s Daughter)