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    The Hereward Saga

    by  • September 25, 2019 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    Six books. An unforgettable cast of characters. One epic story. I’ve picked up a few new readers since the Dark Age saga launched, so it seemed like a good time to revisit the best-sellers that got me started. Wouldn’t want them to be forgotten. For a long time, Hereward’s story was barely remembered in...

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    The Bear King – What Is It About?

    by  • June 25, 2019 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    Here’s the blurb for The Bear King: Bridging the gap between ‘Game of Thrones’ and Bernard Cornwell comes the third and final chapter in James Wilde’s epic adventure of betrayal, battle and bloodshed . . . AD 375 – The Dark Age is drawing near . . .As Rome’s legions abandon their forts, chaos...

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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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