My version: Hardback Genre: Historical Fiction Romans, Roman Britain Publisher: Head of Zeus First published: 2017 Bought, signed AD98. Vindolanda, a fort on the edge of the Roman world. The bustling army base at Vindolanda, lies on the northern frontier of Britannia and the entire Roman world. In just over 20 years time, the Emperor Hadrian will build … Continue reading Review: Vindolanda – Adrian Goldsworthy
Warrior of Woden, the fith installment in long-time friend of Speesh Reads, Matthew Harffy's Bernicia Chronicles, is released, or, having read it, "unleashed" might a be better word, today! "But the shops are closed today and tomorrow!" Luckily, being released today, means you can buy a paperback from Amazon and if you're quick, it'll be … Continue reading Available today! The Bernicia Chronicles 5: Warrior of Woden by Matthew Harffy
5 of 5 stars Series: Sword of Woden 1 My version: Paperback Historical Fiction Anglo, Saxons, Beowulf Self published 2013 Sent by author signed Geatland in the first decades of the sixth century is an island of peace amid the upheaval which marked the death throws of the Roman Empire in the West. Under the benevolent rule of King Hrethel … Continue reading Review: Sorrow Hill – C.R. May
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Bernard Cornwell's own website calls it 'The Last Kingdom Series.'