Derek Birks

Betrayal: Historical Stories

By Alison Morton - By Amy Maroney - By Anna Belfrage - By Cryssa Bazos - By Derek Birks - By Helen Hollick - By Judith Arnopp - Published 2020


Short Stories

An anthology of twelve stories from twelve different historical authors, each story in Betrayal involves—you guessed it—betrayal of some sort. The ...Read Review

The Blood of Princes

By Derek Birks - Published 2018


This is the latest story of the Elder clan, a fictional family living in the turbulent times of the wars of the Roses. ...Read Review

Scars from the Past

By Derek Birks - Published 2016



Scars from the Past is the first of a new series following the fortunes of the Elder family during the Wars of the ...Read Review

The Last Shroud

By Derek Birks - Published 2015



Ned Elder has many friends and even more enemies, and they all come together in this last installment of Derek Birks’ Rebels and ...Read Review

Kingdom of Rebels

By Derek Birks - Published 2014


The Wars of the Roses has been well represented in Historical Fiction, so it is pleasant to find a story in which the ...Read Review

A Traitor’s Fate (2: Rebels and Brothers)

By Derek Birks - Published 2014



A Traitor’s Fate is the second novel in a series and deals in depth with various battles and skirmishes that occurred during ...Read Review

Feud – Rebels and Brothers

By Derek Birks - Published 2012



The mid 15th-century, 1459. The houses of York and Lancaster are on the brink of war, and chaos is about to be unleashed over ...Read Review