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    Dark Age – Out In Paperback

    by  • April 4, 2019 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    …soon, that is. The finished copies have just arrived from my publisher and look fantastic, I think. You can pre-order Dark Age from your favourite bookshop or get them online here. Here’s the blurb: Bridging the gap between ‘Game of Thrones’ and Bernard Cornwell comes the second chapter in James Wilde’s epic adventure of...

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    Buy Pendragon At A Knock-Down Price

    by  • March 1, 2019 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    If you’re thinking about sampling my new Dark Age series, now’s the time. The first book in the trilogy, Pendragon, will be available at just 99p as a Kindle Monthly Deal for a very short period. Find it here. The second book Dark Age is out now and the big wrap-up, The Bear King,...

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    Be A Grim Wolf

    by  • February 21, 2019 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    If you ever wondered why I chose these fellas to be the totem animals of the Grim Wolves, the Roman army arcani scouts in Pendragon, Dark Age and The Bear King, there’s a great article here: Wolves have many qualities, says Elli Radinger, among them altruism, respect for their elders, and a love of...

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    The Bear King Is On The March

    by  • January 31, 2019 • Uncategorized • 4 Comments

    When I start writing a book, I do a thousand words across the first hour of my working day every day, leaving me the rest of the session free to work on scripts and pitches. I slowly ramp that rate up as I get to know the characters and themes. I’m currently averaging about...

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    The Secret Abbey

    by  • May 3, 2017 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    Had a private tour after hours behind the scenes at Westminster Abbey. As a fascinating insight into more than one thousand years of British history, it couldn’t be beaten.  And for me it was particularly intriguing to be allowed into areas where the public normally isn’t admitted, like the shrine of Edward the Confessor...

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    The Mythic History of England

    by  • October 20, 2016 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    The Tower of London has a real pull for anyone who loves history.  It spans the life of England in all its forms, from pre-history, through Roman Britain to the modern age, a great story – or ten – for every era. I spent a day there recently, ambling around under an Autumn sun....

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    Out Today – Hereward The Bloody Crown

    by  • July 28, 2016 • Uncategorized • 3 Comments

    The sixth and final book in the Hereward story is published today. Get it from your favourite bookshop, or order it here. Here’s the blurb: 1081. And so the bloody battle for the crown of the Holy Roman Empire begins. Within the city of Constantinople itself, three venal factions will go to any lengths...

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    Out Today – Hereward The Immortals

    by  • June 30, 2016 • Uncategorized • 2 Comments

    In Paperback. 1073 – under the merciless sun of the east, a dark force has risen – a Norman adventurer who could rival the feared King William for bloody ambition. He has conquered his land, he has built his fortress and he has amassed his army. And now he has taken Constantinople’s ruler as...

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    Welcome

    by  • April 23, 2012 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    As you already know the website is now up and running. Have a look around and explore. There are interviews, reviews, extracts, information about appearances and news. Check back for updates on appearances and news about the next Hereward title – Hereward: the Devil’s Army, coming soon.

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