• New Book Deal

    by  • April 28, 2015 • 5 Comments

    As book five of the Hereward saga (The Immortals – more on that soon) winds its way towards publication in July, I thought I should warn the world that I have just signed a new three-book deal with my publishers, Penguin Random House.  Here’s the announcement, as featured in The Bookseller: Transworld has acquired...

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    A New Era For Hereward

    by  • March 18, 2014 • 1 Comment

    In July, expect to see a brand new Hereward story.  It now has a name – Wolves of New Rome – and it follows on seamlessly from the end of End of Days. Here’s the blurb: 1072 – The great battle has been lost. King William stands victorious. And for the betrayed and abandoned English...

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    The Winter Warrior – Published Today

    by  • November 14, 2013 • 2 Comments

      Out in the USA today, from Pegasus Books, in hardback and audiobook. As a note to European readers, this is a retitled version of Hereward: The Devil’s Army, the second Hereward book.  DO NOT BUY if you already have that version, as amazon.co.uk will undoubtedly import it. The Time of the Wolf, the...

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    The Year Of Writing Dangerously

    by  • September 25, 2013 • 2 Comments

    I don’t understand writers who give up the day-job, then find an office somewhere and spend all day staring at the screen in the same sort of cubicle they may well have occupied when they were wage-slaves. Why would you do that, when suddenly you can be anywhere?  Giving up the day-job = Freedom!...

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    The Devil’s Army – Out Today

    by  • June 20, 2013 • 2 Comments

    Hereward The Devil’s Army is published in paperback today. I wanted to add a brief note of thanks to all who bought the first novel and are thinking of buying this one.  The book publishing market has never been tougher, and it’s only with the support of readers that any one-man-band author can get...

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    Reader Recommendations

    by  • May 9, 2012 • 0 Comments

    For once, it’s not all about me, me, me… If you found your way here after plucking Hereward off the shelves of your local supermarket or bookstore (and I’m including virtual shelves here, as we career headlong into the 21st century…), you may well be wondering what to read next. If you want to...

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