AD 634 Anglo-Saxon Britain. A gripping, action packed historical thriller and second instalment in the The Bernicia Chronicles. Perfect for the fans of Bernard Cornwell.
Matthew grew up in Northumberland where the rugged terrain, ruined castles and rocky coastline had a huge impact on him. He now lives in Wiltshire, England, with his wife and their two daughters.
'Murder, betrayal and vengeance fuel tribal warfare and personal
combat. Beobrand is the warrior to follow' -- David Gilman
'A tale that rings like sword song in the reader's mind. Harffy knows his genre inside out and The Cross and the Curse proves it' -- Giles Kristian
'Matthew Harffy has created a gritty, authentic world, home to a hero who shows us the complexity of what it means to be human - the darkness and the delight. The Cross and the Curse is historical fiction at its finest' -- Stephanie Churchill