Last Kingdom Series by Bernard Cornwell: This is the exciting — yet little known — story of the making of England in the and centuries, the years in which King Alfred the Great, his son and grandson defeated the Danish Vikings who had invaded and
The Last Kingdom (The Last Kingdom by Bernard Cornwell (audio). A good piece of historical fiction about a boy growing up in England in the late Enjoyed the story and the way it was written - both the point of view and the actual writing.
The Flame Bearer, Bernard Cornwell. The latest chapter in Bernard Cornwell's "violent, absorbing historical saga," The Flame Bearer confirms Bernard Cornwell's title as "perhaps the greatest writer of historical adventure novels today" (Washington Post).