by A.C. Harrah
After Prince Alan learns his first love, Riona, is to marry his brother, Liam, Alan flees his home. When his carriage is attacked by a band of thieves, Alan becomes a pawn in a machination devised by the criminal, Robin. Surrounded by dozens of people who want him beaten or dead. Alan must outsmart his captors and return home, or aid in the downfall of one of his fellow noblemen.