A story of family feuds, court intrigues, assassinations, plotting and scheming, loyalty and love, all ingredients in an epic struggle for the English crown.
As 1066 begins, England heads for an uncertain future.
England is in crisis - the king has no heir and promises never to produce one.
Intelligent and courageous, can the Earl of Wessex bring peace and stability to the kingdom?
Weaves fact and fiction to tell the tale of a medieval power struggle.
Gripping telling of the events that lead to the Battle of Hastings.
Strong characters and detailed research bring history to life.
'An extremely promising debut – highly recommended.' Historical Novel Society
'Packed with historical detail – you really get a sense of the time period and setting.' Library Thing