David Ebsworth

The Doubtful Diaries of Wicked Mistress Yale (The Yale Trilogy)

By David Ebsworth - Published 2019


Biographical Fiction

1672, Madras, India. At the East India Company’s Fort St. George docks, Company recruits disembark from ferryboats. The Governor’s Second-of-Council, Joseph Hynmers, ...Read Review

The Song-Sayer’s Lament

By David Ebsworth - Published 2016


The song sayer in question is the blind Morgose, but this tale of post-Roman Britain is narrated by Merriden, friend and mentor of ...Read Review

The Last Campaign of Marianne Tambour: A Novel of Waterloo

By David Ebsworth - Published 2015



The canteen-mistresses or cantinières of Napoleon’s army are a hidden part of history, one populated by courageous women such as Marianne ...Read Review

The Kraals of Ulundi

By David Ebsworth - Published 2014Published 2014-04-01



Set in Zulu land in 1879, The Kraals of Ulundi is an incredibly well researched and detailed masterpiece of historical fiction. I knew next ...Read Review

The Assassin’s Mark

By David Ebsworth - Published 2013



Spain is in the grip of Civil War, the year is 1938 and the war is not over, but General Franco is so utterly ...Read Review

The Jacobites’ Apprentice

By David Ebsworth - Published 2012


It can be difficult making an editor’s choice of a book that is published by my own UK Independent Publisher – but the ...Read Review