Best of 2017

Well, then. It's sure that time of year when people list their lists of lists of the previous year. And I'm no different. As previous years, this is a list of the book I read in 2017. Some Thriller, some Non-Fiction, some Historical Fiction, I think you'll find. It was a year where I again …


Review: Winter’s Fire – Giles Kristian

4 of 5 stars Series: The Rise of Sigurd 2 My version: Hardback Historical Fiction Vikings Bantam Press 2016 Bought, signed Norway, AD785 - a vow of vengeance must be kept... Sigurd Haraldarson has proved himself a great warrior...and a dangerous enemy. He has gone a long way towards avenging the murder of his family. And yet the oath-breaker …

Review: Viking Fire – Justin Hill

The most Viking of Vikings

Review: 1066: What Fates Impose

1066 and, all that.

Today, 14 October, is the anniversary of the Battle of Hastings

If Harold had read some of these books about the Battle of Hastings, he probably wouldn't have lost!

Today is the Anniversary of Battle of Stamford Bridge, 25 September 1066

25 September, and all that

Review: The Norman Conquest

The best book since 1066.

Top Five Books of the year – so far

My fabulous five of the year so far

Review: Shieldwall

Well written colourful story set earlier in the 11th century, before the Norman's came over and ruined everything.