Bernard Cornwell was born in London, raised in Essex and worked for the BBC for eleven years before meeting Judy, his American wife. Denied an American work permit he wrote a novel instead and has been writing ever since. He and Judy divide their time between Cape Cod and Charleston, South Carolina.
Praise for THE BURNING LAND:
'Cornwell draws a fascinating picture of England as it might
have been before anything like England existed'
Praise for AZINCOURT:
'This is a magnificent and gory work' Daily Mail
'The historical blockbuster of the year' Evening Standard
'If Bernard Cornwell was born to write one book, this is it. No other historical novelist has acquired such a mastery of the minutiae of warfare in centuries past' Daily Telegraph
'A runaway success' Observer
Praise for Bernard Cornwell:
'The characterisation, as ever, is excellent...And one can only admire the little touches that bring the period to life. He can also claim to be a true poet of both the horror and the glory of war' Sunday Telegraph
This is typical Cornwell, meticulously researched, massive in scope, brilliant in execution' News of the World
'He's called a master story-teller. Really he's cleverer than that' Telegraph