BOOK 3 OF THE CRAFT OF KINGS, IS OUT ON 10th MAY - AVAILABLE NOW FOR PRE-ORDER!
ECHOES OF TREASON
THE RED DRAGON OF WALES IS COMING…
It is autumn 1483 and Richard III is king of England, but rumours about the fate of his nephews are rife and dissent is beginning to grow. Waiting in Brittany, is the exiled Lancastrian heir to the throne, Henry Tudor, who senses that his moment has come. Henry’s mother, Lady Margaret Stanley, plots to restore her son’s fortunes with a series of revolts against King Richard.
After the disastrous events of the summer, the embattled Elder family is scattered and in hiding. The outlawed head of the family, John, has escaped to Flanders along with a few loyal comrades, his sister, Meg, and his lover, Isabel. But the Elders will not be left to lick their wounds for long, because William Catesby, influential servant of King Richard, has made it his mission to destroy them.
When Lady Stanley tries to draw the Elders into the Tudor rebellion, John must decide whether he can cast aside his long-held Yorkist loyalties. Should he join Henry Tudor under the banner of St. George and the dragon of Wales?
It is the devil’s choice: poverty and a life in exile, or the slim chance of returning home by the fickle path of treason.
Echoes of Treason will be out on 10th May but is currently available to pre-order on Amazon:
Book 2 of The Craft of Kings series, The Blood of Princes, is out now in paperback and ebook.
When twelve-year-old Edward V inherits the throne, the kingdom is plunged into crisis, so his uncle Richard, Duke of Gloucester, takes the reins of power. But is Gloucester the king’s saviour, or his enemy?
"A masterpiece of adventure and intrigue." Read the full review here.
The Elder family returns in Scars From The Past, book one of a new Wars of the Roses series. What can the next generation of the Elders do when trouble strikes very close to home?
"Derek Birks has taken his usual high standard of storytelling to a whole new level. Scars From the Past is impossible to put down... I defy you to enjoy this book and not want to go back to Feud, where it all started." The Review
Rebels & Brothers: The Complete Series is out on Amazon.
Books 1-4 tell the whole story of the Elders' struggle for survival during 1459-71.
The digital boxed set is a considerable saving on the cost of all 4 books!
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