Tag Archives: historical fiction

Review: The Eagle of the Ninth

The Eagle of the Ninth by Rosemary Sutcliff My rating: 5 of 5 stars Classic historical fiction At the age of eight, I read Eagle of the Ninth, my first encounter with historical fiction. I became hooked. Since then, I … Continue reading

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Review: 1066: What Fates Impose

1066: What Fates Impose by G.K. Holloway My rating: 4 of 5 stars This book starts with the end. What I mean is that it starts with the end of William the Conqueror. In the opening scene, he lies on … Continue reading

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Review: Azincourt

Azincourt by Bernard Cornwell My rating: 4 of 5 stars I just love good historical fiction! It brings history to life for me in a way that those boring history lessons at school never did. My favourite writers in this … Continue reading

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