Meet the Hero: Prime Minister Rhoades

 Meet Prime Minister Rhoades

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Full Name: Prime Minister Nathaniel Rhoades

Featured in: The Golden Dove by C.K. Brooke

From: The Kingdom of Dorsett

Status: Prime Minister of Dorsett

Distinguishing characteristics: Tall, slender, thin mustache. Prefers books to crowds.

Motivations:
His love of history and facts propels the young prime minister to uphold his role in the constitutional monarchy with fairness and compassion.

Prime Minister Rhoades’ Story:

Young, reclusive, and bookish Prime Minister Rhoades was elected after his uncle’s term expired. He wants to bring positive change while upholding the law in the tiny Kingdom of Dorsett. But the queen’s harridan of a daughter, Princess Tàlia, makes that more difficult than he had imagined. Then on the evening of the princess’s ball, which he is forced to attend, he’s paired with the most intriguing woman. She makes him feel something he’s never felt before. But he can’t shake the feeling he’s already met her, that she’s someone he knows, in disguise…


Who is the mysterious young woman he meets?
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Meet the Hero: Robin

Meet Robin

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Full Name: Robin Watkins

Featured in: The Red Pearl by C.K. Brooke

From: Innía, Otlantica, World of Jordinia

Status: Adventurer on a treasure hunt

Distinguishing characteristics: Auburn hair and beard, blue eyes.  Has a black dog, Maverick, that goes with him everywhere.

Motivations: Chasing down his dream of being the one to find the legendary lost Red Pearl.

Robin’s Story:

Robin trusted his best mate and his girlfriend as partners on his treasure hunt. But they’ve gone behind his back and betrayed him, stole his treasure map and his horse to boot. And he blames, in part, the hapless young woman who stumbled upon them at the wrong time and tried to be a hero. Never mind that she’s distractingly pretty; Rob won’t trust anybody anymore – except for maybe his dog, Maverick. But that doesn’t stop him from dragging her along to help him recover his map. After all, she just had to get herself involved…


Begin the adventure in my fantasy romance, The Red Pearl!

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Meet the (Anti-)Hero: Jothann

Meet Jothann

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Full Name: Jothann von Sparx

Featured in: The Last Empress by C.K. Brooke

From: District of Turane, Jordinia

Status: Former scholar and paperboy turned soldier. Secret leader of an underground revolution.

Distinguishing characteristics: Young, blond, contemplative, fiercely intelligent. Humble, gentle, idealistic and progressive.

Motivations: Enlightenment, revolution, and change. He deeply believes in his cause.

Jothann’s Story:

A young scholar who lost everything and became impoverished when his father died, Jothann von Sparx’s brilliant mind never stopped tracing the patterns of history and current events. He longs to be at the heart of the progressive movement, to go where the wind is blowing, and to implement a new world order. His ideas could change the world. But he was never expecting to come face-to-face with the Empress of Jordinia. Although she’ll never change his mind, she does change his heart. Yet, only time will tell if it’s for better or for worse…

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Meet the Hero: Casmir

Meet Casmir


Full Name:
Casmir Abdul

Featured in: The Emperor’s Daughters by C.K. Brooke

From: Al-Habar

Status: Sultan of Al-Habar

Distinguishing characteristics: Tan, shaved head, aquiline nose. Liquid brown eyes, broad-shouldered, extremely handsome. Deep voice. Patient, slow to anger; but once angry, his justice can be formidable.

Motivations: Making his nation a better place and improving the lives of his citizens. Weeding out corruption while keeping his promises to the people.

Casmir’s Story:
A beloved war general who was instrumental in overthrowing Al-Habar’s last dictator, Casmir was instated as sultan by popular demand. His stepson, the son of his late wife, is set to succeed him, but Casmir has some suspicions about the young prince. When his stepson invites a duchess from a faraway kingdom to the palace in order to court her, Casmir finds himself irrevocably drawn to her. His desire to get to know the girl clashes against his commitment to keep her safe as conspiracy, danger, and intrigue run rampant behind palace walls…


Find out what happens in The Emperor’s Daughters: Jordinia, Book 5 by C.K. Brooke!

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Meet the Hero: Drew

Meet Drew

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Full Name: Andrew Cosmith

Featured in: The Duchess’s Descendants by C.K. Brooke

From: Jordinia

Status: Fourth son of the Duke and Duchess of Jordinia

Distinguishing characteristics: Shaggy, unkempt hair; a crooked nose. Talks a big game but is mostly all talk. Infuriatingly cocky but hilariously incompetent.

Motivations: Attention, credit, and meaning. Though he’s slow to admit it, Drew is just looking for an opportunity to leave his mark upon the world and prove his credibility and worth.

Drew’s Story:
Gambling away his fortune, illegally fielding bets, and chainsmoking cigars are just a few of the young lord’s past-times. No luck with business—or women, either—has left him itching for adventure and the opportunity to really be something. Along with his favorite brother, Ludwig, Drew is propositioned by the emperor himself to spearhead an expedition to the wilderness and chart the territory for the empire. Drew immediately agrees, although he has little idea what is in store for him there…


Come aboard in The Duchess’s Descendants, Jordinia: Book 4 by C.K. Brooke!

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Meet the Hero: Mac

Meet Mac

Full Name: Marley Macmillan

Featured in: The Duchess Quest, The Duchess Inheritance, The Duchess Revival, The Duchess’s Descendants, and The Emperor’s Daughters by C.K. Brooke

From: Jordinia and the Knights’ Forest

Status: Forest dweller on a quest

Distinguishing characteristics: Dark hair, freckles, hazel eyes. Average height and build. Sweet, brave, and trustworthy. Often the voice of reason, but can also be hotheaded, impulsive, and quick to make judgments.

Motivations: A life and love of his own. Mac just wants to be the hero of his own adventure, marry a nice girl, and have a family someday.


Mac’s Story:

Born and raised in the isolation of the Knights’ Forest, Mac has only known his mother and their small cottage in the woods. When he hears word of a quest to seek a lost duchess, offering a considerable prize and the girl’s marriage hand as the reward, he doesn’t need persuading. But he’s soon saddled with an gregarious conman and a zealous giant on the quest. It further complicates things when they find the girl and she’s everything Mac ever dreamed she’d be…but competing with the others to win her heart is another matter entirely.


Read how the tale unfolds in The Duchess Quest: Jordinia, Book I by C.K. Brooke!
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Meet the Hero: Bos

Meet Bos

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Full Name: Boslon Visigoth

Featured in: The Duchess Quest, The Duchess Inheritance, The Duchess Revival, and The Duchess’s Descendants by C.K. Brooke

From: Dekantor, Jordinia

Status: Woodworker

Distinguishing characteristics: Exceedingly tall, often described as a giant. Blond hair and beard. Serious, pacifist, noble. Devout royalist.

Motivations: King and country. Traditionalism and righteousness. Honor, dignity, nobility. Loyalty, fealty.


Bos’s Story
A simple woodworker from the north, Bos watched his entire family perish at the hands of ruthless rebels during the first Jordinian War of the Revolution. Bos remains loyal to the emperor, even though the empire has long since fallen. When Bos hears word, however, that the emperor’s only daughter might still be alive, nothing—not even the law—will stop him from joining the search party to seek her.


Join the search in The Duchess Quest: Jordinia, Book I by C.K. Brooke!
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Meet the Hero: Jon

Meet Jon

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Full Name: Jonwal Harrington Cosmith

Featured in: The Duchess Quest, The Duchess Inheritance, and The Duchess Revival by C.K. Brooke

From: Pierma, Jordinia

Status: AWOL Intelligence Agent (Ex-Spy) for the New Republic. Petty thief.

Distinguishing characteristics: Good-looking, robust, tousled brown hair, deep brown eyes. Usually sports a bit of stubble. Well-dressed, often wears a hat.

Motivations: An opportunist. Always trying to charm himself into or out of situations and work circumstances to his own advantage.

Jon’s Story:
Jon Cosmith is no stranger to shadows, my dear. He’s lurked in them for most of his life. A traitor, a spy, a thief, a rake…he’s all of the above. There’s nothing he hasn’t seen. Except, perhaps, for a decent soul with the power to restore his faith—and his heart. Yet, could a woman like that ever feel something for a wretch like him?


Fall in love with The Duchess Quest by C.K. Brooke
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Meet the Hero: Miers

Meet Miers

Full Name: Commander Miers Redding

Featured in: Commanding His Heart by C.K. Brooke

From: New Haven, Connecticut. Post-Revolutionary War 1780s

Status: Commander in the Continental Navy during the Revolutionary War

Distinguishing characteristics: Tall. Dark curls; gentle, patient, slightly distracted demeanor.

Motivations: Rescuing the innocent and protecting those he loves.

Miers’ Story:
A goodhearted Quaker from New Haven, Connecticut in the 1780s, Miers Redding served as a naval commander in the Continental Navy during the Revolutionary War. Yet now he’s joined ranks with a band of pirates, as they’re the only ones who can help him pay a ransom in a secret rescue mission. But when a young woman from Jamestown follows him aboard The Black Rose, his entire mission—as well as her virtue—is threatened. To save both of them, Miers pretends to be her husband. But he well knows the pretty young lady is engaged to marry someone else; not to mention, if that doesn’t keep them apart, then the implications of his dangerous mission certainly will…


Embark upon the voyage with Miers and Emeline in Commanding His Heart: American Pirate Romances #2!

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