Blood Feud Cover Reveal 26/06/20

Stuart Rudge

When I revealed the cover for Rise of a Champion, it was roughly 2 months in advance of the publication date, so I am going to do the same for the sequel, Blood Feud. I am looking at publishing this in late August.

Without further ado, here is it!

Blood Feud

It took a while for me to be happy with the finished product, and although it may go throught a few slight tweeks, I do not anticipate it will change much. I will be posting a blurb soon, but in the meantime, the book will be set between 1067-1068, and will culminate in the Battle of Lantadilla in the summer of 1068. The Moorish style building in the background of the cover is meant to represent the palace in Zaragoza at the time, as an entire segment will be set within the Moorish city. Needless to say Rodrigo and…

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Book Review: The Last Warrior: England: The First Viking Age (The Ninth Century Book 2) by M J Porter

Thank you for the fantastic review!

Amy McElroy

Genre: Historical fiction
Publisher: Independently published
Pub date: 25 June 2020
Rating: 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟

He sent a hundred men to kill two thousand. It had to be enough.

Mercia lies broken but not beaten, her alliance with Wessex in tatters.

Coelwulf, a fierce and bloody warrior, fears no man, especially not the Raiders claiming Mercia as their own.

Coelwulf must travel away from the heart of Mercia, hunting down the Raiders and what he discovers will determine the fate of Mercia, as well as his own.

Having read the first book in this series, The Last King recently, I was eager to jump back in to the story of Coelwulf and his loyal warriors.

This book picks up where the previous one ended and Coelwulf is faced with the huge task of ridding Mercia of the remaining Raiders following the battle at Repton.

Coelwulf has been announced as king of Mercia…

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