Review: Hereward The Bloody Crown – James Wilde

1066 and all that

Review: Anarchy by Stewart Binns

Not in the UK

Review: Hereward The Immortals by James Wilde

It'll keep you a wake

Light/bushel removal

Me? On the back of a real book and all?! Well, I never did!

Review: Crusade by Stewart Binns

From when the days were filled with knights

Review: Hereward Wolves of New Rome

Hereward Wolves of New Rome by James Wilde My rating: 4 of 5 stars I was very pleased about this one. About how good it was and how it developed and, I felt, totally refreshed the series I have loved from the start, from the opening chapter, in fact. Fast-paced and urgent, streamlined and effective, it is …

Review: The Last Viking by Berwick Coates

The Last Viking by Berwick Coates My rating: 4 of 5 stars This is the story of how you really want 1066 to finish. After this battle - stop. Harold and the English win the battle of Stamford Bridge, see off the last Viking challenge. Nothing else happens. Everyone lives happy ever after. If you’ve read anything about the 1066 …

New books for August

Quite brilliant, not to say interesting, new post on Speesh Reads

Review: Conquest

Conquest by Stewart Binns My rating: 4 of 5 stars This is probably going to be seen as a guilty pleasure and I have glanced at reviews which would suggest it is quite possibly not all that cool to say (a bit like admitting to thinking The Da Vinci Code was one hell of a …

Friday Book News – 16 May

All Kindles Lead to Rome Exciting Roman news, if news about Roman stuff excites you. Yeah? Well, read on then... Robert Fabbri announced he will have a new short-story exclusively out on Kindle, on 21 May. It's kind of like a side-project of sorts, to his 'day job' of the Vespasian novels, the first of which, Vespasian Tribune …