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Book Excalibur

    Book Details:
  • Author : Bernard Cornwell
  • Publisher : St. Martin's Press
  • Release : 1999-07-16
  • ISBN : 1250017378
  • Pages : 452 pages

Download or read book Excalibur written by Bernard Cornwell and published by St. Martin's Press. This book was released on 1999-07-16 with total page 452 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: In The Winter King and Enemy of God Bernard Cornwell demonstrated his astonishing ability to make the oft-told legend of King Arthur fresh and new for our time. Now, in this riveting final volume of The Warlord Chronicles, Cornwell tells the unforgettable tale of Arthur's final struggles against the Saxons and his last attempts to triumph over a ruined marriage and ravaged dreams. This is the tale not only of a broken love remade, but also of forces both earthly and unearthly that threaten everything Arthur stands for. Peopled by princesses and bards, by warriors and magicians, Excalibur is the story of love, war, loyalty, and betrayal-the work of a magnificent storyteller at the height of his powers.

Book Enemy of God

    Book Details:
  • Author : Bernard Cornwell
  • Publisher : Macmillan
  • Release : 1998-03-15
  • ISBN : 9780312187149
  • Pages : 420 pages

Download or read book Enemy of God written by Bernard Cornwell and published by Macmillan. This book was released on 1998-03-15 with total page 420 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Having achieved a fragile peace with the Saxons, Arthur turns his attention to more dangerous enemies, those who pose as friends.

Book The Winter King

    Book Details:
  • Author : Bernard Cornwell
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release : 2007-11-01
  • ISBN : 0141952121
  • Pages : 492 pages

Download or read book The Winter King written by Bernard Cornwell and published by Penguin UK. This book was released on 2007-11-01 with total page 492 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: FROM THE NO. 1 BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF WAR LORD COMES AN EPIC RETELLING OF THE ARTHURIAN LEGEND 'THE BEST King Arthur adaptation I've ever read' 5***** Reader Review 'An absolute winner from the master of historical fiction' 5***** Reader Review 'Outstanding. The best take on the iconic Arthur story I've read or watched' 5***** Reader Review In the Dark Ages, a legendary warrior arises to unite a divided land . . . _________ Uther, the High King of Britain, is dead. His only heir is the infant Mordred. Yet each of the country's lesser kings seek to claim the crown for themselves. While they squabble and spoil for war, a host of Saxon armies gather, preparing for invasion. But no one has counted on the fearsome warlord Arthur. Handed power by Merlin and pursuing a doomed romance with the beautiful Guinevere, Arthur knows he will struggle to unite the country - let alone hold back the Saxon enemy at the gates. Yet destiny awaits him . . . From the epic and bestselling author who has gripped millions. _________ PRAISE FOR BERNARD CORNWELL: 'Strong narrative, vigourous action and striking characterisation, Cornwell remains king of the territory he has staked out as his own' SUNDAY TIMES 'Like Game of Thrones, but real' OBSERVER 'Blood, divided loyalties and thundering battles' THE TIMES 'The best battle scenes of any writer I've ever read, past or present. Cornwell really makes history come alive' GEORGE R.R. MARTIN 'He's called a master storyteller. Really he's cleverer than that' TELEGRAPH 'A reminder of just how good a writer he is' SUNDAY TIMES 'Nobody in the world does this better than Cornwell' LEE CHILD

Book Excalibur

    Book Details:
  • Author : Bernard Cornwell
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release : 2007-11-01
  • ISBN : 014192974X
  • Pages : 494 pages

Download or read book Excalibur written by Bernard Cornwell and published by Penguin UK. This book was released on 2007-11-01 with total page 494 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: From the No. 1 bestselling author of WAR LORD comes an epic retelling of the Arthurian legend, from the bestselling Last Kingdom series 'The best Arthurian legend I have ever read' 5***** READER REVIEW 'Bernard Cornwell is the best historical adventurist there is' 5***** READER REVIEW 'The pinnacle of historical fiction' 5***** READER REVIEW ________ After rebellions and betrayals by those he believed loved him most, Arthur looks at his most weak. His Saxon enemies decide to strike before he regains his strength, plunging Britain into war. It will require all Arthur's leadership and military cunning to win this last battle. But in this final struggle of the warlord, the intrigues of Mordred, now the adult heir to the throne of Britain, and the dark magic of the priestess Nimue could conspire to bring about Arthur's downfall. Even his trusty blade Excaliber may not be sharp enough to save him . . . ________ From the epic and bestselling author who has gripped millions, Bernard Cornwell concludes The Warlord Chronicles, bringing the Arthurian legend to thrilling new life. 'A powerful and dramatic retelling of the Arthurian legend' Sharon Penman 'Of all the books I have written these are my favourites' Bernard Cornwell

Book Enemy of God

    Book Details:
  • Author : Bernard Cornwell
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release : 2007-11-01
  • ISBN : 014192912X
  • Pages : 292 pages

Download or read book Enemy of God written by Bernard Cornwell and published by Penguin UK. This book was released on 2007-11-01 with total page 292 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: From the No. 1 bestselling author of WAR LORD comes an epic retelling of the Arthurian legend, from the bestselling Last Kingdom series Uniting the restive British kingdoms behind him, Arthur believes he can now hold back the Saxons threatening the country. Meanwhile, Merlin sets out on a quest to uncover the sacred Treasures of Britain, hoping they will prove decisive in the coming battle. But in a country where the cult of the Christians is spreading, Merlin's quest is divisive. And the ambitions of the rival warlord Lancelot threaten the delicate peace. Could even those closest to Arthur be moved to betray him? From the epic bestselling author, Enemy of God brilliantly retells the Arthurian legend, combining myth, history and thrilling battlefield action. ______ 'Wonderful and haunting' People Magazine 'Of all the books I have written these are my favourites' Bernard Cornwell

Book The King Arthur Trilogy

    Book Details:
  • Author : Bernard Cornwell
  • Publisher : St. Martin's Griffin
  • Release : 2015-10-06
  • ISBN : 1250099900
  • Pages : 1146 pages

Download or read book The King Arthur Trilogy written by Bernard Cornwell and published by St. Martin's Griffin. This book was released on 2015-10-06 with total page 1146 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: It takes a remarkable writer to make an old story as fresh and compelling as the first time we heard it. Bernard Cornwell's Internationally bestselling King Arthur Trilogy tells the mythic saga of King Arthur and is the work of a magnificent storyteller at the height of his powers. THE WINTER KING The novel is set in Dark Age Britain in a land where Arthur has been banished and Merlin has disappeared, where a child-king sits unprotected on the throne, where religion vies with magic for the souls of the people. It is to this desperate land that Arthur returns, a man at once utterly human and truly heroic; a man who loves Guinevere more passionately than he should; a man whose life is at once tragic and triumphant. ENEMY OF GOD Having defeated the last holdouts of civil war in southern Britain, Arthur has secured Mordred's throne. But he must still face raging conflicts between the old ways and the new, as well as foes more powerful and more dangerous--because they pose as friends. EXCALIBUR The unforgettable tale of Arthur's final struggles against the Saxons and his last attempts to triumph over a ruined marriage and ravaged dreams as forces both earthly and unearthly threaten everything Arthur stands for. Peopled by princesses and bards, by warriors and magicians, Excalibur is the story of love, war, loyalty, and betrayal.

Book Excalibur  Book Three

    Book Details:
  • Author : Bernard Cornwell
  • Publisher : National Geographic Books
  • Release : 2017-02-28
  • ISBN : 1405928344
  • Pages : 0 pages

Download or read book Excalibur Book Three written by Bernard Cornwell and published by National Geographic Books. This book was released on 2017-02-28 with total page 0 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: From the No. 1 bestselling author of WAR LORD comes an epic retelling of the Arthurian legend, from the bestselling Last Kingdom series After rebellions and betrayals by those he believed loved him most, Arthur looks at his most weak. His Saxon enemies decide to strike before he regains his strength, plunging Britain into war. It will require all Arthur's leadership and military cunning to win this last battle. But in this final struggle of the warlord, the intrigues of Mordred, now the adult heir to the throne of Britain, and the dark magic of the priestess Nimue could conspire to bring about Arthur's downfall. Even his trusty blade Excaliber may not be sharp enough to save him . . . From the epic and bestselling author who has gripped millions, Bernard Cornwell concludes The Warlord Chronicles, bringing the Arthurian legend to thrilling new life. _______ 'A powerful and dramatic retelling of the Arthurian legend' Sharon Penman 'Of all the books I have written these are my favourites' Bernard Cornwell

Book Warlord Chronicles

    Book Details:
  • Author : Bernard Cornwell
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release : 2011-07-21
  • ISBN : 0241960029
  • Pages : 978 pages

Download or read book Warlord Chronicles written by Bernard Cornwell and published by Penguin UK. This book was released on 2011-07-21 with total page 978 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: The Warlord Chronicles breathe new life to Arthurian legend, weaving together historical fact, intense battles and the old world magic of Merlin. The Warlord Chronicles series includes The Winter King, Enemy of God and Excalibur. 'Spellbinding realism' The Times 'Of all the books I have written these three are my favourites' Bernard Cornwell

Book Excalibur

    Book Details:
  • Author : Bernard Cornwell
  • Publisher : Michael Joseph
  • Release : 1997
  • ISBN :
  • Pages : 435 pages

Download or read book Excalibur written by Bernard Cornwell and published by Michael Joseph. This book was released on 1997 with total page 435 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Arthur the warlord has crushed Lancelot's rebellion, but the victory does not bring peace to him or to Britain.

Book Heretic  The Grail Quest  Book 3

Download or read book Heretic The Grail Quest Book 3 written by Bernard Cornwell and published by HarperCollins UK. This book was released on 2009-07-24 with total page 57 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: The eagerly anticipated follow-up to the number one bestseller Vagabond, this is the third instalment in Bernard Cornwell's Grail Quest series.

Book The Archer s Tale

    Book Details:
  • Author : Bernard Cornwell
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release : 2009-03-17
  • ISBN : 0061796794
  • Pages : 395 pages

Download or read book The Archer s Tale written by Bernard Cornwell and published by Harper Collins. This book was released on 2009-03-17 with total page 395 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: From New York Times bestselling author Bernard Cornwell, the first book in the Grail Series—the spellbinding tale of a young man, a fearless archer, who sets out wanting to avenge his family's honor and winds up on a quest for the Holy Grail. A brutal raid on the quiet coastal English village of Hookton in 1342 leaves but one survivor: a young archer named Thomas. On this terrible dawn, his purpose becomes clear—to recover a stolen sacred relic and pursue to the ends of the earth the murderous black-clad knight bearing a blue-and-yellow standard, a journey that leads him to the courageous rescue of a beautiful French woman, and sets him on his ultimate quest: the search for the Holy Grail.

Book War Lord

    Book Details:
  • Author : Bernard Cornwell
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release : 2020-11-24
  • ISBN : 0062563254
  • Pages : 397 pages

Download or read book War Lord written by Bernard Cornwell and published by HarperCollins. This book was released on 2020-11-24 with total page 397 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER “I gulped it right down. Excellent, as always. . . . Cornwell brings battles to life like no one else.” –George R.R. Martin, Author of Game of Thrones The final installment in Bernard Cornwell’s bestselling Saxon Tales series, chronicling the epic story of the making of England—the basis for The Last Kingdom, the hit Netflix series. THE FINAL BATTLE AWAITS… The epic conclusion to the globally bestselling historical series. England is under attack. Chaos reigns. Northumbria, the last kingdom, is threatened by armies from all sides, by land and sea – and only one man stands in their way. Torn between loyalty and sworn oaths, the warrior king Lord Uhtred of Bebbanburg faces his greatest ever battle – and prepares for his ultimate fate… “Perhaps the greatest writer of historical adventure novels today” (Washington Post), Bernard Cornwell has dazzled and entertained readers and critics with his prolific string of page-turning bestsellers. Of all his protagonists, however, none is as beloved as Uhtred of Bebbanburg, and this thrilling historical novel continues the saga of his adventures and the turbulent early years of England.

Book The Grail Quest Books 1 3  Harlequin  Vagabond  Heretic

Download or read book The Grail Quest Books 1 3 Harlequin Vagabond Heretic written by Bernard Cornwell and published by HarperCollins UK. This book was released on 2013-06-06 with total page 1079 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Bernard Cornwell’s bestselling Grail Quest Trilogy in one complete eBook for the first time. Follow the famed archer Thomas of Hookton as he avenges his father’s death and retrieves a stolen relic.

Book Sharpe s Eagle

    Book Details:
  • Author : Bernard Cornwell
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 2004-08-03
  • ISBN : 9780451212573
  • Pages : 292 pages

Download or read book Sharpe s Eagle written by Bernard Cornwell and published by Penguin. This book was released on 2004-08-03 with total page 292 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: The first book in Bernard Cornwell's epic Sharpe series, which completely transports the reader to an unforgettable time and place in history. At Talavera in July of 1809, Captain Richard Sharpe, bold, professional, and ruthless, prepares to lead his men against the armies of Napoleon into what will be the bloodiest battle of the war. Sharpe has earned his captaincy, but there are others, such as the foppish Lieutenant Gibbons and his uncle, Colonel Henry Simmerson, who have bought their commissions despite their incompetence. After their cowardly loss of the regiment's colors, their resentment toward the upstart Sharpe turns to treachery, and Sharpe must battle his way through sword fights and bloody warfare to redeem the honor of his regiment by capturing the most valued prize in the French Army—a golden Imperial Eagle, the standard touched by the hand of Napoleon himself.

Book Dragon City

    Book Details:
  • Author : Katie Tsang
  • Publisher : Union Square & Co.
  • Release : 2022-04-12
  • ISBN : 1454936010
  • Pages : 192 pages

Download or read book Dragon City written by Katie Tsang and published by Union Square & Co.. This book was released on 2022-04-12 with total page 192 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Book 3 of the Dragon Realm series. Billy Chan and his friends have been transported 5,000 years into the future where the evil Dragon of Death has become ruler of Dragon City. Humans now live to serve the dragon population, and it’s no different for Billy, Charlotte, Dylan, and Ling-Fei. After losing contact with their own dragons, they’re determined to track them down in this new city, even if it means putting their own lives at risk. But one dragon has turned to the dark side and has no plans to return. With the help of a new clan of dragons, can the four friends undo the Dragon of Death’s villainous work—or will she triumph eternally?

Book Excalibur

    Book Details:
  • Author : Bernard Cornwell
  • Publisher : Clipper Audio
  • Release : 2015-01-05
  • ISBN : 9780007593316
  • Pages : pages

Download or read book Excalibur written by Bernard Cornwell and published by Clipper Audio. This book was released on 2015-01-05 with total page pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt:

Book A Crowning Mercy

    Book Details:
  • Author : Bernard Cornwell
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release : 2009-03-17
  • ISBN : 0061832987
  • Pages : 544 pages

Download or read book A Crowning Mercy written by Bernard Cornwell and published by Harper Collins. This book was released on 2009-03-17 with total page 544 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: The civil war that is tearing England asunder in the year 1643 has not yet touched Dorcas Slythe, a secretly rebellious young Puritan woman living in the countryside south of London. She aches to escape the safe, pious tyranny of her father—and the opportunity appears with the arrival of Toby Lazender, dashing scion of a powerful royalist family, who awakens her to her passionate destiny. Her adventure truly begins with the discovery of an intricately wrought gold seal—one of four that, when joined, will reveal a great secret. Suddenly grave danger lies before her—not from Cromwell's advancing armies, but from relentless enemies who covet the great treasure to which she now holds the key.