Gavin Esler In Conversation with Bernard Cornwell

Gavin Esler In Conversation with Bernard Cornwell

Bernard Cornwell OBE joined Gavin Esler for the third In Conversation of series two, on 17 October 2016. For more info and to find out about forthcoming events, please visit www.kent.ac.uk/events

Sharpes Feuerprobe (Sharpe-Serie 1) hörbuch Bernard Cornwell

Sharpes Feuerprobe (Sharpe-Serie 1) hörbuch Bernard Cornwell

Sharpes Feuerprobe (Sharpe-Serie 1) hörbuch Bernard Cornwell

The Archer's Tale (Grail Quest #1) by Bernard Cornwell Audiobook Full

The Archer's Tale (Grail Quest #1) by Bernard Cornwell Audiobook Full

From New York Times bestselling author Bernard Cornwell, now available in paperback—the first book in the Grail Series--a 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. At dawn on Easter morning 1343, a marauding band of French raiders arrives by boat to ambush the coastal English village of Hookton. To brave young Thomas, the only survivor, the horror of the attack is epitomized in the casual savagery of a particular black-clad knight, whose flag -- three yellow hawks on a blue field -- presides over the bloody affair. As the killers sail away, Thomas vows to avenge the murder of his townspeople and to recapture a holy treasure that the black knight stole from the church. To do this, Thomas of Hookton must first make his way to France; So in 1343 he joins the army of King Edward III as it is about to invade the continent -- the beginning of the Hundred Years War. A preternaturally gifted bowman, Thomas quickly becomes recognized as one of England's most deadly archers in King Edward's march across France. Yet he never stops scanning the horizon for his true enemy's flag. When Thomas saves a young Frenchwoman from a bloodthirsty crowd, her father -- French nobleman Sir Guillaume d'Evecque -- rewards his bravery by joining him in the hunt for the mysterious dark knight and the stolen holy relic. What begins as a search for vengeance will soon prove the beginning of an even higher purpose: the quest for the Holy Grail itself.

1356 A Novel By Bernard Cornwell

1356 A Novel By Bernard Cornwell

NEW YORK TIMES & USA TODAY BESTSELLING AUTHOR

The Burning Land (The Saxon Stories #5) by Bernard Cornwell Audiobook Full

The Burning Land (The Saxon Stories #5) by Bernard Cornwell Audiobook Full

The enemy is massing on the borders, a united force for once. The king, a man of many victories, is in failing health, and his heir is an untested youth. Uthred, the king's champion, leads his country's forces to war, but his victory is soured by personal tragedy and by the envy of the king's court. So he breaks with the king and takes off for the land of his birth, determined to resist all calls for his return. That is, until one unexpected request... This is the making of England brought magnificently to life by the master of historical fiction.

Warriors of the Storm (The Saxon Stories #9) by Bernard Cornwell Audiobook 1/2

Warriors of the Storm (The Saxon Stories #9) by Bernard Cornwell Audiobook 1/2

The new novel in Bernard Cornwell’s number one bestselling series The Saxon Tales, on the making of England and the fate of his great hero, Uhtred of Bebbanburg. A fragile peace governs the kingdoms of Wessex, East Anglia, under the rule of the late King Alfred’s son, King Edward, and Mercia, under his daughter Aethelflaed. Uhtred, her formidable champion and greatest warrior, controls the northern parts from the strongly fortified city of Chester. But no one can prepare them for the storm that is about to descend… The Northmen, allied to the Irish, come in force under the cover of night, up the Mersey, perhaps to attack Chester, perhaps to rage and pillage through Mercia, perhaps to take the troubled kingdom of Northumbria. They are led by the terrifying Viking warrior, Ragnall Iverson, a fierce fighter and ruthless leader. He and his army are formidable enough but worse still, his brother is married to Uhtred’s daughter. With his passionate determination, Uhtred will stop at nothing to take back his corner of Northumbria and secure the future of Bebbanburg. But for Aethelflaed and the Mercians, doubt must arise to where his loyalty lies. In the struggle between family and loyalty, between oaths given and political demands, there is no easy solution. And the clash between the Vikings and the Saxons will resound across the land.

The Pagan Lord Bernard Cornwell Audiobook Full

The Pagan Lord Bernard Cornwell Audiobook Full

The Pagan Lord Bernard Cornwell Audiobook Full

Bernard Cornwell - Sharpe interview

Bernard Cornwell - Sharpe interview

The author talks about the phenomenal success of Sharpe on the eve of Harper Collins' release of a commemorative edition of every novel in the series. This marks the 30th anniversary of the publication of the first of them, 'Sharpe's Eagle'.

Bernard Cornwell Part 1of6

Bernard Cornwell Part 1of6

Author Bernard Cornwell is interviewed by Barbara Peters of Poisoned Pen Press and Bookstore, Arizona

Bernard Cornwell | The Last Kingdom BBC 2

Bernard Cornwell | The Last Kingdom BBC 2

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