6th Century

Dawn Wind

By Charles Keeping (illustrator) - By Rosemary Sutcliff - Published 2013Published c1961

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

The 6th century AD. The Romans have left Britain and the Saxons are invading. The day after the last great battle of Aquae ...Read Review

The Purple Shroud: A Novel of Empress Theodora

By Stella Duffy - Published 2012

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Ah, Justinian and Theodora! Two giants of history who stood astride an empire mostly Greek that still thought of itself as “Rome.” Duffy ...Read Review

Rebel

By Linda Windsor - Published 2012

Genres:

InspirationalRomance

Like its predecessors, Healer and Thief, this, the third in the Brides of Alba series, is a Christian historical romance. Set in what ...Read Review

Child of Loki

By Richard Denning - Published Mercia Books

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

In this, the second in the series of books by Richard Denning, we return to 6th-century England, a country spilt into smaller kingdoms ...Read Review

The Stolen Bride

By Tony Hays - Published 2012

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

When Malgwyn accompanies King Arthur to help settle a dispute in Doged’s troubled lands, they arrive to find more than ambitious nobles ...Read Review

Nine for the Devil

By Eric Mayer - By Mary Reed - Published 2011

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This is the ninth and latest entry in the John the Eunuch series, set in the time of Justinian, the Eastern Roman emperor ...Read Review

Thief

By Linda Windsor - Published 2011

Genres:

InspirationalRomance

Caden O’Byrne is grievously wounded while fighting Saxon invaders at King Arthur’s side and is healed by a Lothian widow. She ...Read Review

Guinevere, the Legend in Autumn: Book Three of the Guinevere Trilogy

By Persia Woolley - Published 2011

Genres:

Persia Woolley’s final book of the Guinevere Trilogy, The Legend in Autumn, first appeared in 1993 and is being reprinted. Not having read ...Read Review

Sunrise of Avalon

By Anna Elliott - Published 2011

Genres:

Romance

This concludes the trilogy, begun in Twilight of Avalon (2009) and Dark Moon of Avalon (2010), which sets the story of Trystan and Isolde in 6...Read Review

In Winter’s Shadow

By Gillian Bradshaw - Published 2011

Genres:

Fantasy

The third volume of Bradshaw’s Arthurian trilogy (originally published in 1981) is narrated by Gwynhwyfar, wife of King Arthur Pendragon, and is set ...Read Review