Simeon Fane is a scout for the
king, charged with bringing the king’s new bride, Raina, to the
capital city. On the way there their party is attacked and Simeon
saves a woman named Mayda, that he believes to be the queen’s
In truth, Mayda is the queen.
Simeon and the queen share a night of passion. When their secret is
discovered, it means death for Simeon. Until the queen intervenes.
Moment of Chance
is a timeless story of mistaken identity and love. For me, though,
the story was a too-short retelling that left many years unaccounted
for. I enjoyed the writing, and the characters, but the story
needed to be more developed for me to really enjoy the reading.