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Welsh War


My latest book in the series which follows the exploits of the Warlord’s great grandson, Sir Thomas of Stockton has just been published. It is set during the time of… Read more

Duke of Normandy


Rollo now has greater power than almost any other Viking save Guthrum and Guthrum is now a spent force. The Lord of Rouen finds himself surrounded by enemies.  They are… Read more

Sedgefield Book Festival


I am giving a talk in Sedgefield on the 16th October at 7.30 pm. I will also be signing and selling books there on the 20th October 10-12.30.  I am… Read more

Last Anarchy Book


The last in the series.  I thoroughly enjoyed writing it but he was getting old.  For those who like the characters Sir Thomas, his great grandson is the hero of… Read more

Dragonheart fights on!


I have just finished another Dragonheart book. He is getting old but he is a Viking. His recent brush with death has made him stronger. He has a land to… Read more

New book


This series will chart the hundred and odd years of British history from 1367 until the battle of Bosworth field.  In the first book we follow the exploits of a… Read more

Last Book in Wolf Brethren Series


I have put it off as long asI could but I had to end the Wolf Brethren Series.  This was the third series I started and it led to Dragonheart…. Read more

Crusader


Today I have just published Crusader. It is a bridge between the Warlord and his son.  It covers the years 1146-1153 and the time of the Second Crusade. It covers… Read more

Magna Carta


This was a fascinating book to research. We all know of the Magna Carta and King John but the political background made it more interesting.  There were conspiracies between the… Read more

The new royal baby!


In 1216 Prince Louis of France was proclaimed King of England in Old St. Paul’s Cathedral by the barons rebelling against King John. He was never crowned! Spooky that I… Read more

Drekar on the Seine


The Norman Genesis series is drawing to a conclusion. My latest novel is based around the build up to the raid on Paris in 885.  It was not successful in… Read more

Penultimate Anarchy Novel


The Anarchy series is coming to an end.  The Warlord is almost seventy years old and is no longer a young man.  Treachery is all around him and yet the… Read more