Louise de la Valliere centers around the loves and intrigues of the court of King Louis XIV as he attempts to make himself the absolute rule of France. D'Artagnan is captain of the Musketeers, Aramis is now a bishop, Porthos is as strong and hungry as ever and Raoul, the son of Athos, is madly in love with Louise De La Valliere and Aramis has a strong interest in a mysterious prisoner in the Bastille. The d'Artagnan series includes; The Three Musketeers, Twenty Years, The Vicomte de Bragelonne, Ten Years Later, Louise de la Valliere and The Man in the Iron Mask. Alexandre Dumas was a French writer whose works have been translated into nearly 100 languages. His historical novels include The Count of Monte Cristo, The Three Musketeers, The Corsican Brothers, and The Man in the Iron Mask.