JAMES AITCHESON was born in Wiltshire in 1985 and read History at Emmanuel College, Cambridge, where began his fascination with the medieval period and the Norman Conquest in particular. This is his second novel.
"There are enough swordplay and chases amid the historical detail
to warrant returning to this series or even starting it.
Aficionados of tales about England's historic warriors, in the
tradition of Bernard Cornwell, will enjoy this muscular outing" -
"An exciting and suspenseful post-Norman conquest saga filled with ambition, greed and betrayals.. history buffs and adventure fans will definitely want to read all the exciting tales in this saga." - Fresh Fiction
" The second terrific Tancred Conqueror era historical is a great thriller that brings to life the eleventh century bitter hostilities that remain heated several years after Hastings" - The Midwest Book Review
"A vigorously written, well researched tale of post-conquest England told through Norman eyes, with a rich, detailed setting, plenty of exciting battles, and a protagonist/narrator who is a real pleasure to read." - Historical Novels Review