Early Medieval (to 1337)

The Mad Wolf’s Daughter

By Diane Magras - Published 2019


AdventureChildren/Young Adult

Drest is the youngest of the Mad Wolf’s six children. While her speed, climbing abilities, and bravery set her apart from her ...Read Review

The Lords of the Wind (The Saga of Hasting the Avenger)

By C.J. Adrien - Published 2019



Reputation is everything. Set during the late 9th century, the legacy of Hasting begins. In this first book of The Saga of Hasting ...Read Review

Anya and the Dragon

By Sofiya Pasternack - Published 2019


Children/Young AdultHistorical Fantasy

Despite the tsar’s ban, magic encompasses every aspect of Anya’s life. Water magic, plant magic, animal magic, even fool magic. Problem ...Read Review

Warrior of Woden (The Bernicia Chronicles)

By Matthew Harffy - Published 2019



AD 642, Anglo-Saxon Britain. Oswald has been King of Northumbria for eight years. Beobrand, the king’s war leader, is now a wealthy warlord ...Read Review

Blood Queen (Shakespeare’s Queens 1)

By Joanna Courtney - Published 2019


Blood Queen is the first in a trilogy exploring the ‘real women’ behind Shakespeare’s most notorious queens, beginning with Lady Macbeth. Shakespeare’...Read Review

The Warrior with the Pierced Heart (Shadow of the Raven)

By Chris Bishop - Published 2018



This second book in The Shadow of the Raven series is told in the first person by Mathew, the second son of a ...Read Review

Deadly Relations: A Ming Dynasty Mystery

By P. A. De Voe - Published 2018



Hong Shu-chang is a farmer’s son whose father has sacrificed everything for years to enable him to study for the three arduous ...Read Review

Council (The Helga Finnsdottir Mysteries)

By Snorri Kristjansson - Published 2019



Helga Finnsdottir has settled near King Erik’s court in Uppsala. Her reputation as a healer is spreading, and her life seems settled; ...Read Review

Cuthbert of Farne

By Katharine Tiernan - Published 2019


Biographical Fiction

History teaches us that Saint Cuthbert was a monk and hermit in the Anglo-Saxon kingdom of Northumbria. He was buried at Lindisfarne Abbey, ...Read Review


By Jaime Lee Moyer - Published 2019


Historical Fantasy

A fantasy novel set during the reign of King John, Brightfall is told through the eyes of Marian: a strong and feisty wife, ...Read Review