Early Medieval (to 1337)

Wild Justice

By Priscilla Royal - Published 2018



In 1282 in England, Prioress Eleanor, Sister Anne, and Brother Thomas travel to the Mynchen Buckland Priory with a gift to be delivered to ...Read Review

Book of Colours

By Robyn Cadwallader - Published 2018



In the year 1320, in anticipation of a major family inheritance, Lady Mathilda commissions a book of hours: an exquisite book, to raise the ...Read Review

A Gathering of Ghosts

By Karen Maitland - Published 2018



This novel is set in 1316 near Dartmoor and uses three narrators. One is the Prioress Johanne of the Sisters of the Knights of ...Read Review

A Shape on the Air

By Julia Ibbotson - Published 2017



“She heard the chime of the church clock in the village. Midnight. The hour of witches and ghosts. The hour of magic.” Thus ...Read Review

Bone Music: The Legend of Genghis Khan

By Katherine Roberts - Published 2018


Children/Young Adult

12th-century Mongolia. Guided by a prophecy that says the wolf will lie with the deer and create a new nation, a boy rides ...Read Review

The Cross and the Curse

By Matthew Harffy - Published 2017



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

Song of Isabel

By Ida Curtis - Published 2018



Lady Isabel, daughter of Lord Theodoric of Narbonne, is twelve years old when she is attacked by soldiers and rescued by a stranger ...Read Review

Pilgrim’s War

By MICHAEL JECKS - Published 2018



Pilgrim’s War begins in France in 1096, when a hermit promises the townspeople that Christian soldiers who march to Jerusalem will be rewarded ...Read Review

Joanna Crusader

By Hilary Benford - Published 2017


In this second in the series after Sister of the Lionheart, Joanna is now a widow, journeying with her brother on the Third ...Read Review

Misfortune of Vision

By Christy Nicholas - Published 2018


In this 4th book in the Druid’s Brooch series, it’s 1177 A.D. in Ireland, it appears Norman invaders are on the ...Read Review