Monthly Archives: January 2018

Early medieval Powys and Pengwern

I am just beginning to think about book 3 of the Kith and Kin Trilogy and I have decided to set much of the action in Powys. However, as soon as I began researching locations, I hit an even bigger … Continue reading

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Review of Death in Elmet

There is a lovely review of Death in Elmet on Kindle: ‘Well done mystery history. I enjoyed the characters and their eventual successful interactions. Good development of story line and conclusion.’ https://www.amazon.com/Death-Elmet-Medieval-Mystery-Trilogy-ebook/dp/B075ZNPCLH/ref=asap_bc?ie=UTF8

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The Nature of the Anglo-Saxon Conquest of Britain

This post represents further musings on a topic that has interested me for many years. It was prompted by the posting of a couple of articles on a Facebook group – Anglo-Saxon History and Language – by Steve Sholl. The … Continue reading

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