My original plans for this month's post went somewhat pear-shaped as I've come down with either a very bad cold or the Black Plague. Time will tell which.
In the meantime, please enjoy this cover reveal and blurb from my upcomeing medieval fantasy novel Brother to the Wolf, which will be available sometime in July. Although set in an original world, it's heavily influenced by my interest in paganism and in the Robin Hood legends, so if you like that sort of thing this may be right up your alley (or deer trail, as the case may be.)
Two enemies with one shared father. Can they join in
brotherhood to protect a nation from tyranny?
It’s been three generations since the Vainqueur
invaders took Seaxland in a storm of blood and steel. Only a few Seax lords
kept their titles, selling out their own king to the Vainqueur invaders.
Sir Gareth, Vainqueur knight, tainted by his mother’s
half-Seax blood and rumored to be a bastard, will do whatever it takes to
improve his position and keep his estate intact.
Worth Tiltonson, Seax lord’s son and Gareth’s secret
half-brother, is haunted by the knowledge of what his family did to keep their
title and lands. He has vowed to use the remnants of their power to protect his
The inevitable clash between the two brothers leaves
Worth outlawed and an injured Gareth swearing revenge. But when Gareth is
betrayed by the baron he serves, Worth and Gareth must work together to stop
the men who want to kill the Vainqueur crown prince who is Seaxland’s only hope
of peace. But when Gareth is betrayed by the baron he serves, Worth and Gareth
must work together to stop the men who want to kill the Vainqueur crown prince
who is Seaxland’s only hope of peace.