Third Crusade history – my guest post on English Historical Fiction Authors

10 July 1190A day that could have changed the course of English history. Join me on English Historical Fiction Authors for The Third Crusade: an Early Mishap at Lyon ><><><><><><><><><><><>< Sweeping battles, forbidden love, and 2 knights fighting for Richard the LionheartMEN OF THE CROSSA 2014 B.R.A.G. Medallion honoree and Readers’ Favorite Book II of Battle Scars: For…

Men of the Cross – Book Review & Giveaway

Reviewer Sharon Bennett Connolly offers an insightful look at Men of the Cross at The Review. What a wonderful way to start my day. “The long and winding journey of the Lionheart’s crusade…is skillfully re-told in such a way that you will feel the highs and lows – the joys and desperation – and the excitement of two…

Talking about the book: The Holy Lance

Title: The Holy Lance  Author:  Andrew Latham A tidbit about the author Scholar-turned-historical-fiction-writer. Andrew Latham was born in the UK, raised in Canada, and currently lives and teaches in Minnesota. He has a dog named Max who obviously has good taste in books. The story The year is 1191. A daring counterattack against the Saracens’ last-ditch effort…

Andrew Latham – The Holy Lance

Andrew Latham shared an advance copy of The Holy Lance with me, and all I have to say is “When will book 2 of his English Templars series be released?” The Holy Lance, first in this trilogy, is a gripping historical adventure set during the Third Crusade. Latham’s protagonist is brutal killer and pious monk,…

Teaser: Men of the Cross

I hope you enjoy this snippet from Men of the Cross. I don’t think it needs any set-up. ============== THE WINDSWEPT CLIFF STOOD like a lone sentinel guarding a gate. The horses pawed the ground nervously. Henry stared across the darkened valley. Lights glimmered on the horizon to the east like a thousand torches guiding…

Men of the Cross & more – special holiday offer

Looking for a gift for the historical fiction fan? Men of the Cross Sweeping battles, forbidden love, and 2 knights following Richard the Lionheart A 2014 B.R.A.G. Medallion honoree and Readers’ Favorite e-book now on sale for $1.99/£1.31 for Kindle & Nook and at Smashwords. If contemporary family sagas are more to your liking, Keeping the Family Peace is also…