7th Century

Bloodmoon: A Mystery of Ancient Ireland (Sister Fidelma Mystery)

By Peter Tremayne - Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Sister Fidelma and her husband, Brother Eadulf, are once again on the track of a murderer in 671 AD Ireland. Or, rather, Brother Eadulf ...Read Review

The Song of Hild

By Gaye Kynoch (trans.) - By Vibeke Vasbo - Published 2018

Genres:

Biographical FictionLiterary

Originally published in Denmark in 1991, this is the life of the Deiran princess Hild and her many changes of fortune until she becomes ...Read Review

Cometh the Hour

By Annie Whitehead - Published 2017

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With a careful hand and keen appreciation for the era’s material culture, Annie Whitehead, the inaugural winner of the HWA Dorothy Dunnett ...Read Review

The Cross and the Curse

By Matthew Harffy - Published 2017

Genres:

AdventureMilitary

North East Britain, the Dark Ages. Ancient paganism battles with new faith. Rival cultures jostle for supremacy. Kings plot to establish new nations. ...Read Review

Dark Winds Rising

By Mark Noce - Published 2017

Genres:

AdventureMilitary

It is the year 602, and Wales is not yet united. Small neighboring kingdoms fight viciously against each other. Amid this disunity, and continually ...Read Review

The Serpent Sword

By Matthew Harffy - Published 2017

Genres:

AdventureMilitary

AD 633, a time of upheaval and war. Beobrand, a young man with a shadowy past, travels to the kingdom of Bernicia in the ...Read Review

Penance of the Damned

By Peter Tremayne - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In 671 AD Ireland, Fidelma and her brother, King Colgu of Cashel, are shocked to learn of the murder of their esteemed bishop, Segdae, ...Read Review

Saxon Tales: The Witch Who Faced the Fire

By Terry Deary - Published 2017

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

York, 7th century A.D. Young Aldith is only five when the plague comes. Her father is a tanner, who turns animal skins ...Read Review

Oswiu: King of Kings

By Edoardo Albert - Published 2016

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Oswiu has replaced his much-loved brother, Oswald, as the Anglo-Saxon king ruling Bernicia (Northumbria) from his stronghold at Bamburgh. Oswald has been killed ...Read Review

Cloak of Ashes: The Women of Beowulf

By Donnita L. Rogers - Published 2015

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Seventh-century Scandinavia: Freawaru, the daughter of a king and the lover of the renowned warrior Beowulf, is a seer in her own right ...Read Review

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