Elisabeth rejects the life to which she was born as the wife of a Bavarian baron. Donning her late twin brother’s armor, she heads for the ill-fated Crusade of 1101. Along the way she learns how to be herself, that honor is not always where you expect it to be, and that love can come in the form of another woman. Historical action with a little romance.
With three books published under the name Nan Hawthorne, I am an FTM author of novels and short stories with gay and often historical themes. He also received the 2012 B.R.A.G. Medallion for An Involuntary King: A Tale of Anglo Saxon England.