The Crown's Obsession (WN)
The Crown's Obsession (WN)

The Crown's Obsession (WN)

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The Crown's Obsession (WN) novel is a popular light novel covering Romance, and Fantasy genres. Written by the Author ashkn. 868 chapters have been translated and translations of other chapters are in progress.


[Mature content] *No rape*
Despite her uninterest, Madeline Harris is dragged to the Hawthorne’s annual masquerade ball along with her older sister in order to find rich husbands. Madeline gives her best effort to spend the evening unnoticed by anyone, but a silver-masked stranger returns her missing handkerchief before requesting to dance with her. After spending the rest of the evening evading his eager, and arguably aggressive, approach, she returns home only to have a betrothal letter from the King arrive at her house the next day.

Enter his Royal Highness Calhoun Hawthrone, the narcissistic and self-obsessed despot of the entire Devon land, the silver-masked stranger, a man who never takes no for an answer because he never had to.

Coerced into agreeing to a union with the most selfish and evil man she has ever met, will Madeline find a way to escape his clutches and marry the tailor of her dreams before living the simple life she always desired? Or must she accept becoming the wife and queen of a man who treats people as things?


"Your bed is cold," spoke a voice in the room that had her eyes go wide in fear. Nervously, she turned around, gulping softly to see a shadow on her bed as if someone laid down there. The man who had been lying down sat up emerging out from the shadows where he had been waiting for her.

"What are you doing here?" she asked when his feet touched the ground and he pushed himself up to start walking towards her. His handsome features looked darker than usual because of the lack of light in the room.

"I came to meet you," he tilted his head, "Where did you go?"

"I went out for a walk," came the quick reply that had him smile, a smile that scared her the most.

She took a step back when he came close to her. It didn't stop him from cornering her, and her back hit the wall behind her. He raised his hand towards her face, and she closed her eyes, scared. She shuddered when his fingers trail down from her temple and her jaw and neck. Her blonde hair was left open.

"In the middle of the night?" she didn't answer him knowing he could decipher her lies through her words. He stepped closer that had her turn her face away from him and his words vibrated on the skin of her neck,

"Did you go to meet him, my sweet girl?"

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  • KinPin 1

    Does this NTR

  • Yunha 1

    the amount of time i have spent while dreaming about calhoun hawthrone, i am basically reading this for the 6th time i never found a novel a good as this one. bless the writer and pls please do check the other works of this author too i bet you wont be dissapointed.

  • Krauserofire 1

    This novel is finished guys so enjoy

    • iamdabananaking 1

      It doesn't feel done. There are a lot of unanswered questions. Do Michael and Constance become an item? Do Beth and Raphael have kids? Does Morven display more demonic or angelic traits (or both) as he gets older?

      • Krauserofire 1

        Well the writer has already finished writing it so you can think of it as an open ending or maybe he will elaborate in future stories as you know his stories happen in the same world I think their order is (not 100%sure): Valerian empire Heidi and the lord Bambi and the duke Belle Adam's butler Master Damien's little pet And lastly the crown's obsession

      • iamdabananaking 1

        I did not know about the book order, I came across The Crowns Obsession during a search and didn't even think to check out the other books first. Thanks for letting me know 😊

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  • lnwUser112096 1

    I really really love this book. I love the male lead thought he is very headstrong , I still love him so so much. Really loved this book. . .

  • Zixy 1

    Woah i read 600 chapter in just 5 days, btw this story is amazing fortunately, i really love slow burn romance

  • 6lackwings 1

    okay, I LOVED this book, it kept me literally at the edge of my seat from all the plot twists and great writing .. But I did stop reading at ch562 because supposedly the story ended right? - and god I wish the ending was written differently - anyway my question is, is the second volume set in the past ? or should I keep reading?

  • Pringlesss 1

    After reading this continously for the past 2 days, I can say that at chapter 478, I'll be stopping for a while and wait for the next update so I can binge read again. When the author say it's slow burn, IT REALLY IS. they got married at around 370, bruh so many things happened. from getting married to where I am now, it's just days. Also I can't accept the arc where the sister becomes good and rafael dies for beth to achieve a full character development. He does not deserve it. I think they should've let the sister die instead to somewhat compensate for everything she did.

  • EyeCandy 1

    It says "mature content" Does that mean it has smut? Or nah??

  • mokomoko 1

    I read till Chap 205 and this is really really slow burn Romance - too slow for my taste. Aside from the romance not much else happened - e.g. conflict b/t kingdoms, court intrigue, adventure etc. Just 2 people annoying each other. The story picks up after this and then gets interesting. If you are not into slow burn romance, just skip ahead and read from 200 onwards. The translation is good compared to other novels I have read.

  • lnwUser65850 1

    Are there more chapters coz it says on going but no updates since a month