Early Medieval (to 1337)

Sheriff & Priest

By Nicky Moxey - Published 2017

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

This story of Wimer, a little known 12th-century churchman, is inspired by field archaeology. Nicky Moxey is the proud discoverer of the Priory ...Read Review

The Ring of Flames

By Joan Fallon - Published 2017

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Al-Andalus/Córdoba between the years of 1008 and the fall of the city to Sulayman ibn al-Hakim in 1013 AD (no nod given to ...Read Review

Shield of Kronos

By Kathryn Le Veque - Published 2017

Genres:

Romance

1196 AD, England. Garrett de Moray is Captain of the Royal Guard for King Richard. Lady Lyssa du Bose is a lady-in-waiting to the ...Read Review

Misfortune of Song

By Christy Nicholas - Published 2018

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Beginning in 1846 Ireland, Misfortune of Song is the fifth in the Druid’s Brooch series, which traces the passage of an heirloom with ...Read Review

The Forest Queen

By Betsy Cornwell - Published 2018

Genres:

AdventureChildren/Young Adult

In this gender-bending Robin Hood reimagining, 16-year-old Silvie Loughsley has lived under her brother’s cruelty for too long. Now that John’s ...Read Review

Heroines of the Medieval World

By Sharon Bennett Connolly - Published 2018

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Nonfiction

As slightly more than half of the human population, women have always had an integral role in history. But that role has been ...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

Flesh and Bones: Of Frome Selwood and Wessex

By Annette Burkitt - Published 2017

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Archaeologist Annette Burkitt structures this work innovatively through her combination of the flesh (the fictional part of the text) and the bones (detailing ...Read Review

Smile of the Wolf

By Tim Leach - Published 2018

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Tim Leach’s previous novel, The Last King of Lydia, was set in an opulent, sunlit Mediterranean city-state in classical antiquity. Nothing could ...Read Review

Curse of the Healer

By Ashley York - Published 2017

Genres:

Romance

Ireland in 1095 AD is made up of small, fractured clans, each with its own “king.” In the wake of beloved High King Brian ...Read Review