Daughter of a Thousand Years

Greenland, AD 1000 More than her fiery hair marks Freyd s as the daughter of Erik the Red her hot temper and fierce pride are as formidable as her Viking father s And so, too, is her devotion to the great god Thor, which puts her at odds with those in power including her own brother, the zealous L

The Chosen Queen (Queens of Conquest #1)

1066 A date that changed the course of history a date that changed her life forever Love should be free that is what Edyth Alfgarsdottir has always believed As a young girl she witnessed Earl Harold standing barefoot in his handfast marriage to the beautiful Lady Svana and has yearned for her o

The Harrowing

Five strangers Five secrets No refuge No turning back In the aftermath of 1066, a Norman army marches through the North of England burning, killing and laying waste to everything in its path The Harrowing has begun As towns and villages fall to the invaders, five travellers fleeing the slaugh

The Swan-Daughter (Daughters of Hastings, #2)

The Swan Daughter is a true 11th C tale of elopement and a love triangle by best selling author of The Handfasted Wife, Carol McGrath A marriage made in Heaven or Hell 1075 and Dowager Queen Edith has died Gunnhild longs to leave Wilton Abbey but is her suitor Breton knight Count Alan of Richmond

The Conqueror's Queen (Queens of Conquest #3)

A crown can be won, blood cannot be changed Mathilda of Flanders is furious at her father s choice of husband for her William of Normandy has a reputation as a rough warrior but after a violent start to their courtship Mathilda discovers him to be a man of unexpected sensitivity, driven by two go

The Constant Queen (Queens of Conquest #2)

You need not take England without me, Hari, because I will be your constant queen there with you there for you Elizaveta is princess of Kiev, but that doesn t stop her chasing adventure Defying conventions, she rides the rapids of the Dneiper alongside her royal brothers and longs to rule in

1066 Turned Upside Down

Ever wondered what might have happened if William the Conqueror had been beaten at Hastings Or if Harald Hardrada had won at Stamford Bridge Or if Edward the Confessor had died with an heir ready to take his place Then here is the perfect set of stories for you 1066 Turned Upside Down explores

Crusaders: The Epic History of the Wars for the Holy Lands

A major new history of the Crusades with an unprecedented wide scope, told in a tableau of portraits of people on all sides of the wars, from the New York Times bestselling author of The Templars For than one thousand years, Christians and Muslims lived side by side, sometimes at peace and som

The Wake

In the aftermath of the Norman Invasion of 1066, William the Conqueror was uncompromising and brutal English society was broken apart, its systems turned on their head What is little known is that a fractured network of guerrilla fighters took up arms against the French occupiers In The Wak

The Price of Blood (The Emma of Normandy Trilogy, #2)

Menaced by Vikings and enemies at court, Queen Emma defends her children and her crown in a riveting medieval adventure Readers first met Emma of Normandy in Patricia Bracewell s gripping debut novel, Shadow on the Crown Unwillingly thrust into marriage to England s King thelred, Emma has given th

The Tale of Genji

See an alternate cover edition here Written in the eleventh century, this portrait of courtly life in medieval Japan is widely celebrated as the world s first novel The Tale of Genji is a very long romance, running to fifty four chapters and describing the court life of Heian Japan, from the tent