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To Murder a King


This is book 2 in the Struggle for a Crown series. This is a fascinating series to research. Some of the stories, like Robert de Vere’s escape from the Battle… Read more

Vikings in America


Today I begin a new series. I have been interested for some time about the Vikings in America. The old stories about them going to Newfoundland and bringing back vines… Read more

Korea


I though I had finished with Combined Operations but a mixture of reader interest and a fascination with a war which started when I was six months old meant I… Read more

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

Earl Marshal


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

Blood on the Crown


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

Saxon Sword


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