Alexa Aston books in order
Alexa Aston is an award-winning, internationally bestselling author of historical fiction novels.
She currently lives with her husband in a Dallas suburb. There, she eats a considerable amount of dark chocolate and comes up with her stories while enjoying her morning walks.
Whenever she isn’t reading or writing, Alexa can be found watching movies, attending sporting events and spending time with her family.
She is a passionate watcher of TV shows Survivor, The Crown, and The Great British Baking Show.
Genres: Historical Fiction, Romance
Medieval Runaway Wives
- Song of the Heart (2020)
Soldiers & Soulmates
- To Heal An Earl (2020)
- To Tame A Rogue (2020)
- To Trust A Duke (2020)
- To Save a Life (2020)
- To Win a Widow (2020)
The King’s Cousins
- The Pawn (2019)
- The Heir (2019)
- The Bastard (2019)
The Knights of Honor
- Word of Honor (2016)
- Marked by Honor (2017)
- Code of Honor (2017)
- Journey to Honor (2017)
- Avelyn Heart of Honor (2017)
- Bold in Honor (2018)
- Love and Honor (2018)
- Gift of Honor (2018)
- Path to Honor (2018)
- Return to Honor (2018)
The St. Clairs
- Devoted to the Duke (2019)
- Midnight with the Marquess (2019)
- Embracing the Earl (2019)
- Defending the Duke (2019)
- Suddenly a St. Clair (2019)
Detailed book overview
Medieval Runaway Wives
Madeleine Bouchard, the third wife of an abusive French vineyard owner, runs away during a trip to England after suspecting that her husband would kill her for not giving him an heir after being married for three years.
Unable to return home, she finds a new home in a troupe of traveling mummers, reinventing herself as a charming performer.
Nobleman Garrett Montayne finds himself drawn to Madeleine.
Despite his suspicions that she could be a thief with shadowy secrets, the two fall in love.
When her past however comes back to haunt her, will Madeleine be able to unshackle herself from her loveless marriage once and for all?
Soldiers & Soulmates
Forcefully evicted from her home after the unfortunate death of her father at the hands of a vindictive half-brother, an indigent Lady Charlotte Nott first serves as a companion and then governess to Lord Crampton’s three children.
When the earl however passes away soon after hiring her, Charlotte temporarily takes over control of the Manor’s household and estate until a new replacement can be found.
Major Danforth Grayson returns home upon receiving the news of the death of his estranged brother.
Determined to hire proficient individuals who can manage the estate and look after his nephew and nieces before retiring to a life of solitude in London, Gray's plan changes abruptly after he meets the special Miss Nott.
Determined not to let her father marrying her off to an elderly man, Lady Gemma Barton convinces her childhood friend, Rob, to marry her. Rob however soon leaves to serve in the war against Bonaparte, leaving Gemma deciphering enemy codes for the British government.
A soldier and spy serving in the Peninsular War, Burke Nicholson is haunted by guilt after losing his partner during his latest mission.
Rescued from being captured and tortured, he relocates to London where he continues his spy work with his new partner, Gemma.
However, the only problem is that Gemma is the widow of Burke’s former partner.
Can he protect her, if he failed to protect his former partner?
Left with no option but to marry a stranger after being caught in a compromising position, Lady Ashlyn Dunwood ends up pregnant after spending a single night with her new husband, who soon leaves to serve in a war.
Losing her son to an unfortunate accident four years later, Ashlyn’s grief is soon added after she learns of the death of her husband.
Desperate to pick herself up, she uses her settlement to start a school for troubled boys know as Dunwood Academy.
It’s there that she meets the impressively gorgeous duke determined to admit his rebellious half-brothers to the school.
Although Ashlyn embraces the challenge, she soon finds herself fighting a different kind of challenge—one involving the heart.
Forced to elope to Gretna Green with childhood sweetheart Desmond Bretton in order to avoid getting married off to an elderly viscount, Anna Browning and her love are intercepted before crossing the Scottish border.
Enlisted to serve in the army, Dez is devastated to learn that Anna took away her life.
Although everyone was made to believe that Anna died, her father placed her in an asylum as punishment for her defiant behavior.
Years later, after becoming the Earl of Torrington, Dez frees Anna from the madhouse after learning that she is still alive.
Will he however restore the sanity of the woman he loves? Or has he lost Anna forever?
“A widowed duchess. A colonel with no family suddenly becomes an earl. A passionate love and formidable friendship.”
Forced to marry the Duke of Gilford after one brief meeting, Dalinda Bretton manages to prevent her evil father from marrying her off to a stranger.
In a stable and comfortable life, Dalinda gives birth to two sons before her husband passes away after years of marriage.
Left alone after her young sons go to school, Dalinda visits her brother where she crosses paths with a wickedly attractive stranger.
Rescued from obscurity by the Earl of Sheffington, whose ailing son may never succeed him, Rhys Armistead, who is next in line to become Lord Sheffington, eventually inherits the earldom after the earl dies.
The King’s Cousins
Katelyn de Blays was banished to a convent after her father was executed. Years later, she is found by her brother and leaves, desperate to make a fresh start.
Taken to the court of her cousin, Edward III, Katelyn is betrothed to a powerful earl of Northumbria, where she is to be used as a political pawn.
Upon returning home, Sir Nicholas Mandeville is shocked to learn that not only is his father dead, but he was wed to his father’s widow in his absence.
Furious at becoming an earl and not having a say in picking his own wife, Nicholas swears not to be involved with the widow.
But as time goes by, he realizes that the young and courageous woman could be just the one for him.
Raised alongside his cousin, Edward III, after his father’s execution, Landon de Blays goes on to become England’s youngest knight.
Courageous in battle, he is rewarded with a title and estate by the king.
Left with nothing after her last surviving brother is killed in battle, while her ailing father also dies; Cassiana Campion has nowhere to go—until she meets Landon.
Although the two find love, fate tears them apart before they are wed.
Can Landon and Cassiana still get back together after all they have been through?
Taken away after his father commits treason, bastard Quill Cardon yearns for the day that he will restore his family’s good name and reunite with his half-siblings, Landon and Katelyn.
Having triumphed in the king’s tournament at Smithfield, on top of saving Prince Edward’s life, Quill is awarded with a title and an estate.
His deepest desire however is to be with a woman that he can never have.
Tristanna Willoughby, a lady-in-waiting, has been patiently waiting for the return of her philandering fiancé, Jarrett Marsden.
However, the one she really hopes to wed is respectable knight, Sir Quill Cardon—until fate throws Quill into the picture.
The Knights of Honor
Bound from a very young age, Merryn Mantel and Geoffrey de Montfort are separated for five years after Geoffrey goes to battle the French, with the two eventually getting married after he returns to England.
Although the newlyweds spend a night of passion together, Geoffrey mysteriously vanishes the following day, leaving Merryn lonely and disoriented.
Her only hope is that her husband will return home one day.
When Geoffrey however returns after almost seven years, he seems more like a stranger than a husband.
Where has he been all along? Why did he abandon the love of his life?
Most importantly, will Geoffrey and Merryn be able to rekindle their love?
Left indigent after the concurrent demise of her mother and grandfather, Lady Beatrice Bordel leaves for her grandfather’s oldest friend hoping that he will accommodate her.
While journeying north, she crosses paths with Sir Raynor Le Roux arrives.
Heartbroken as he returns home, he rescues a stunning woman in the woods; one who awakens feelings he never thought existed.
Claiming she is journeying to her betrothed, Raynor chivalrously offers to accompany her.
But as the chemistry between the two intensifies, Beatrice’s white lie threatens to ruin their chances of being together.
Will she finally admit the truth and give the virtuous knight a chance?
Michael, the youngest son of the Earl of Sandbourne, vows to never return to the family’s estate after his father evicts his allegedly adulterous wife to a convent. His only quest is to restore his mother’s dignity once he becomes the new earl.
Fifteen years on, while escorting Lord Geoffrey de Montfort and his family to a wedding, the now-knighted Sir Michael Devereux unintentionally falls in love with the bride without knowing her identity.
Enraged by the fact that her father married her off to a stranger before his demise, Lady Elysande Le Cler can’t help but fear for the future.
That’s until she crosses paths with a knight who steals her heart away.
Brought up as the second son of the Earl of Shadowfaire, Kenric Fairfax escapes to the north of England after an unfortunate tragedy that makes him vow to never wed.
Now a reliable knight serving Lord Michael Devereux, Kenric is requested to lead an escort party that will bring the sister to Michael’s wife sister home.
Avelyn Le Cler, a lady-in-waiting to Queen Philippa decides to visit her sister who will about to give birth to her first child.
But during the journey, she uncovers a shocking secret about Sir Kenric Fairfax—a man she is falling in love with.
Should Avelyn risk everything and reveal the truth to him?
With his dearest mother ailing, Sir Christopher “Kit” Emory decides to solicit the help of Lady Alys de Montfort, a young and famous healer he once met at the royal court.
But while journeying to her home, Kit is ambushed by a gang of robbers who rob and beat him within an inch of his life.
Luckily, he is rescued by an escort party thanks to the help of Lady Alys.
As Kit awakens with no recollection of anything, Alys commits to helping him regain his memory in appreciation of the kindness that the gentleman once showed her.
Although the chemistry between the two gradually intensifies, nothing will seemingly happen until Kit fully recovers his memory.
As the Peasants’ Rebellion intensify all over England, King Richard commands Sir Ancel de Montfort to help re-establish order in Kent and Essex.
With members of her noble family butchered, Lady Margery Ormond flees Highfield and is rescued by Sir Ancel who vows to protect her.
Having fallen for her heroic knight in shining armor, Margery is elated when the king rewards Ancel with Highfield, on top of offering her hand in marriage.
Their plans are however derailed when Thurstan Vivers, Margery’s stepbrother who survived the peasants’ attack, shockingly returns to not only claim his inheritance, but also determined Margery’s fate.
Knighted for his fearlessness on the battle field, Edward de Montfort now serves at the royal court.
When sent on a secret mission to Canterbury, King Richard, Edward hopes that his accomplishments on the assignment will earn him the freedom to retreat to a quiet and less demanding life.
Raised by her uncle after the parents died while she was still young, Lady Rosalyne Parry is a gifted artist.
Taking over Templeton Parry’s commissions due to her uncle’s sickly nature, she secretly paints, whilst allowing him to take all the plaudits, knowing that society would never accept a woman as an artist.
Upon crossing paths with Edward, who is masquerading as a peasant, the two fall in love in an act that will forever change their lives.
Dedicated royal guardsmen Sir Hal de Montfort loses all his knightly possessions after finding himself at the centre of a royal rebellion threatening the king’s power. Dispirited, he journeys back to his parents’ home in Kinwick.
Far from the expected male heir, Lady Elinor Swan is banished from Whitley by her brutal father following the demise of her mother during childbirth.
Resuced by the estate’s falconer, Elinor spends years training to be a falconer.
When she the injured Hal who was ambushed by highwaymen, the attraction between the two begins to grow as Hal recovers and regains his confidence—with the two eventually discovering what’s more important in life.
A shattered man with no feelings, Lord Tristan Therolde’s only priority is to rebuild his estate, and find his sister a husband.
As he journeys to Tristan in a bid to add to his livestock and breed horses, he meets a remarkable woman who steals his heart.
Nan de Montfort is just as good as any man when it comes to archery.
While training her cousin’s soldiers in warfare, she meets a good-looking nobleman whom she is immediately attracted to.
But can a woman who believes in love marry a man who is convinced that love is nothing more than a fantasy?
Adopted as a baby by one of the most powerful families in England, Jessimond de Montfort now joins a mummers’ troupe in a desperate bid to learn about her roots, and also find love.
When Sir Marcus de Harte returns home after spending two years in the king’s service, he is shocked to learn that his father has movedon with his life after the death of his mother
Livid, he leaves his home and finds new family in a group of actors.
At first, Jessimond and Marcus become friends before becoming lovers.
However separated by unexpected events, will the two fight for a chance to be together again?
The St. Clairs
Returning to London from his Grand Tour, Jeremy St. Clair, the Marquess of Sather, is drawn to a gorgeous woman while attending a ball.
Although he never had any plans of getting espoused, Jeremy longs to spend the rest of his life with the young woman—until tragedy forces him to leave her behind.
Now the new Duke of Everton after the demise of his father, Jeremy spends the next five years restoring the Clair family fortunes.
Lady Catherine Crawford hasn’t fancied any of the numerous marriage offers she has received.
When tragedy however strikes, she retires to their country estate where she takes cares of her father and younger sister.
When she crosses paths with Jeremy years later, will they rekindle their love and end up together? Or will Catherine’s secret tear them apart?
Lady Rachel St. Clair longs for the day that she will have the kind of love that her brother shares with his wife—unwilling to settle for anything less.
While at a house party, she crosses paths with an officer returning from war, hoping to have found love after their passionate midnight kissing lessons.
Major Evan Drake, Marquess of Merrick, doesn’t believe in love, having witnessed his father butcher his mother.
Returning from the Peninsular War with a wounded body and a shattered soul, he crosses paths with Rachel who seemingly changes his perception on love.
All that however ends when Rachel rejects him even before he proclaims his feelings for her, with his life taking a turn for the worst.
Will Evan ever learn to love again?
Weary of his carefree life, Luke St. Clair, Earl of Mayfield, yearns to find a lifetime partner just like his brother and sister.
Upon relieving himself of his mistress and lover, Luke’s path interweaves with that of a gorgeous and independent young woman.
Lady Caroline Andrews goes to Boston to visit her aunt after the loss of her sister, only to be stranded there for three years after England and America go to war.
But on finally returning to London, she finds her father has died deeply in debt.
With an inheritance from her aunt, Caroline commits her entire life to supporting herself.
But what happens when someone who vowed to never marry meets the man of her dreams?
Returning from the Napoleonic Wars, staff officer Anthony Godwin is shocked to learn that he is the new Duke of Linfield following the death of his father and brother.
Detesting the Linfield name, given how his father abandoned him when he was a child, Anthony reluctantly takes up his new role.
Raised in impoverishment, Laurel Wright shockingly learns that she and her twin brother are the illegitimate children of the departed Duke of Everton.
Desperate, she seeks help from the new Duke of Everton.
However found in a questionable position with a man that she barely knows, the two finalize on a quick loveless marriage.
Can love however take its course after passions ignite?
Eighteen-year old Hudson St. Clair is shocked to learn that he is the unwanted child of the Duke of Everton.
Although he was never claimed by his father, Hudson is welcomed with open arms by his half-brother, the new duke, who not only gives him university education, but also enlightens him about the numerous businesses run by the St. Clair family.
His grandmother, Cor, on the other hand shapes him into becoming a respectable gentleman in the society.
When she however passes away, Hudson inherits her wealth and estate—on the condition that he gets married within sixty days after the reading of her will.
Enter Lady Mia Sloane—a misfit and gifted inventor.