Historical Fiction

ON SOLWAY SAND by Mark Montgomery

‘Seven reasons they have for risking life… not fealty, faith, nor fee, but reasons of their own and cause enough to die for.’ On Solway Sand, set against the turmoil of sixteenth century Anglo/Scottish border conflict, is the third instalment of The Borderer Chronicles series. Jack Brownfield, a borderer, in a life not of his… Continue reading ON SOLWAY SAND by Mark Montgomery

Historical Fiction

DEVOTION AND THE DEVIL by Mark Montgomery

1560. One chronicle; two stories; three cities; four journeys. This is the second volume in the Borderer Chronicles series. Four men of dedication, motivated by their own devotion, take different journeys to the same city. A steadfast man, by way of siege; a noble man, by way of melancholia put aside for dalliance and duty;… Continue reading DEVOTION AND THE DEVIL by Mark Montgomery

Historical Fiction

THREE HILLS by Mark Montgomery

Set on the Anglo/Scottish border in the sixteenth century, a child’s dream of war is shattered, a boy is interned and the man travels a dangerous path not of his own design. This is the first volume of the Borderer Chronicles. Where life leads, someone always suffers. Three Hills is a core of one man’s… Continue reading THREE HILLS by Mark Montgomery

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The Woman on the Train by Rupert Colley

“Really, Monsieur Bowen, about my war years, I have nothing to say that could be of interest to you. Except perhaps…’ He sat forward, his pen poised over his pad. ‘Go on.’ ‘I met a woman once.’ He raised an eyebrow, a sort of man-to-man acknowledgement. ‘No, no, nothing like that.’ I laughed inwardly. If… Continue reading The Woman on the Train by Rupert Colley

Historical Fiction

Condemned by Fate by VL McBeath

The smell of bacon floating into the bedroom woke Charles. As soon as he remembered where he was, he tried to jump out of bed but fell back onto the mattress as a pain shot through his shoulder. Damn that fool man. Moving more carefully, he swung his legs out of bed and went to… Continue reading Condemned by Fate by VL McBeath