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<p><b>First in an adventure-filled historical series following Irish Knight Templar, Richard Savage, as he is forced to spy on his homeland for the King of England.</b></p><p><b>1315 AD. Ireland and England are ravaged by bitter war.</b></p><p>Rotting in an English prison, condemned as a heretic, Irish Knight Templar Richard Savage is given one chance of reprieve. But there is a catch. He must return to Ireland as a traitor, working as a spy there for the King of England.</p><p>Savage returns to his homeland, but even here he can trust no one. He soon discovers the Scots intend to invade and someone in Ireland is helping them. The King of Scotland also claims to possess a mysterious holy treasure, and many are flocking to his cause. Amid feasts, tournaments, invasion and war, Savage discovers he left more than just memories behind in Ireland...</p><p><b>Can he decide whose side he is really on, whether this holy relic is real and, above all, stay alive?</b></p><h2>PRAISE FOR TIM HODKINSON:</h2><p>'Intrigues, jousts, pitched battles, lepers, witches, religious dissent, Saracen Assassins, besieged castles and even a dangerous shipwreck. Readers will be fascinated by the detailed descriptions of medieval life in all its filth and glory' <i>HISTORICAL NOVELS REVIEW</i></p><p>'A brilliantly written historical adventure which will appeal to fans of <b>Bernard Cornwell, George R.R. Martin</b>, and especially <b>Theodore Brun</b>' <i>HISTORICAL NOVEL ASSOCIATION</i></p><p>'A gripping action adventure like the sagas of old; and once finished, <b>you just want to go back and read it all over again</b>' MELISENDE'S LIBRARY</p><p>'An <b>excellently written page-turner</b>, with a feel for the period which invites you into the era and keeps you there' <i>HISTORICAL WRITERS ASSOCIATION</i></p><h2>READERS LOVE <i>LIONS OF THE GRAIL</i>:</h2><p>'LOVED IT' ★★★★★ Dennis, AMAZON REVIEWER</p><p>'Excellent read will read more by this author' ★★★★★ Christine, AMAZON REVIEWER</p><p>'Totally brilliant ... Can't wait for the next book' ★★★★★ Ecobeech, AMAZON REVIEWER</p><p>'Fast paced lots of action. Recommended' ★★★★★ Andrew, AMAZON REVIEWER</p>

ISBN
9781801105484
Imprint
Head of Zeus -- an Aries Book
Category
Fiction
Published
Pages
352
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<p>First instalment in a medieval adventure thriller series, set in 14th-century Ireland, featuring Knight Templar Richard Savage.</p>

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'An excellently written page-turner, with a feel for the period which invites you into the era and keeps you there'

Historical Writers Association

'A brilliantly written historical adventure which will appeal to fans of Bernard Cornwell, George R.R. Martin, and especially Theodore Brun'

Historical Novel Association

'Intrigues, jousts, pitched battles, lepers, witches, religious dissent, Saracen Assassins, besieged castles and even a dangerous shipwreck. Readers will be fascinated by the detailed descriptions of medieval life in all its filth and glory'

Historical Novels Review

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0
Editions
ISBN
9781801105460
Format
eBook
Title
Lions of the Grail
ISBN
9781801105484
Format
Paperback
Title
Lions of the Grail
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Title of Series
Knight Templar Richard Savage
Number within Series
1
Format
BIC Code
FJH
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<p>First in a new historical adventure series following a Templar Knight.</p>

<p>Set in medieval Northern Ireland from a Northern Irish author.</p>

<p>Author has over 1,000 5* reviews on Amazon.</p>

<p>MARKET: Bernard Cornwell; Angus Donald; Giles Kristian; Conn Iggulden; Michael Jecks.</p>

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129
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198
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