In Dauntless, readers are introduced to the gentlemen of the Order–a secret society whose sworn duty is to protect and serve England’s monarchy. When Simon Hunt, one of the most respected members of the Order, goes missing while on assignment, Captain Damien Nightingale is tasked with locating his friend and fellow soldier. It doesn’t take long for Nightingale to realize that all is not as it seems–the dark secrets at the heart of Hunt’s disappearance could threaten more than just their livelihoods… With lush historical detail and thrilling adventure, Adele Clee’s debut introduces a captivating world where love stories are born in moments of danger and sacrifice.
For who is this book for ?
This book is for fans of historical fiction, romance, and adventure. It tells the story of a secret society dedicated to serving England’s monarchy, and follows the search for one of its members who has gone missing.
- This book has an interesting plot
- The historical detail is lush and well done
- The adventure in the story is thrilling
- The book is slow to start
- The author took too many liberties with history
- The ending was anti-climatic
Learn more about the author
Adele Clee is a writer and historian. Born in the UK, she has spent time living in Australia and Canada, where she completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Toronto. She currently resides in England with her husband and young son. Dauntless is her first novel.
“This book is full of adventure, mystery and love. The characters are well-developed and the plot is compelling. I couldn’t put it down!”
“Dauntless is a fantastic historical romance debut! The characters are well-developed, the plot is fast-paced and thrilling, and I definitely can’t wait to read more from this author!”
“If you enjoy romance, adventure and historical fiction all rolled into one story then this book is for you. I voluntarily read an advance reader copy of Dauntless by Adele Clee and quickly became absorbed in the characters and their stories. This was a great debut novel!”
“A thrilling and fast paced adventure that will keep you on the edge of your seat. Cleverly written with historical detail that is seamlessly woven into the story, making it a rich and satisfying read. I cannot wait for book 2!”