England is in turmoil as Vikings and Saxons battle for territory. If you have any issues with the site, please don't hesitate to contact us. Also there are a number of typing errors and clearly the book has not been well proof read before printing. Sword of Kings A Novel (eBook) : Cornwell, Bernard : The twelfth installment of Bernard Cornwell's New York Times bestselling series chronicling the epic saga of the making of England—"superior entertainment that is both engaging and enlightening" (Washington Post), and the basis for The Last Kingdom, the hit Netflix series.It is a time of political turmoil once more as the fading King … Denied an American work permit he wrote anovel instead and has been writing ever since. #1: The Last Kingdom (Saxon Tales #1) (Paperback): $16.99 #2: The Pale Horseman: A Novel (Saxon Tales #2) (Paperback): $16.99 #3: Lords … You really live with the character and the world they inhabit. I can't believe Cornwell has strung this saga out to at least thirteen books. Uhtred was tempted to ignore the demands of the oath and stay in his northern fastness, leaving the quarrelling Anglo-Saxons to sort out their own issues. 52 in Geschenkbücher für Männer; Nr. And now an oath will wrench him away from the ancestral home he fought so hard to regain. 1-Click ordering is not available for this item. There's a problem loading this menu at the moment. A War for King and Empire: A Malcolm MacPhail WW1 novel: 3 (Malcolm MacPhail WW1 se... Stormwielder: Volume 1 (The Sword of Light Trilogy), The English Heart: Volume 1 (The Nordic Heart Romance Series), Servant of the Crown: 1 (Heir to the Crown), The Red Hill (1) (Thomas Berrington Historical Mystery). $19.99. This year was no exception. He is the most thoughtful author out there; he publishes a book every year in October, just in time for my birthday (for which the hubby and I are equally grateful!). As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Wird in einem schwarzen Organza Tasche geliefert um ein originelles Geschenk zu machen. Das Königsschwert (Die Uhtred-Saga, Band 12) 12,00€ 2: Sword of Kings (The Last Kingdom Series, Band 12) 7,39€ 3: War Lord: From the Sunday Times bestseller, the epic new historical fiction book for 2020 (The Last Kingdom Series, Book 13) (English Edition) 7,89€ 4: Bernard & Bianca 1+2 [Blu-ray] 27,97€ 5: Sinfonien 6 & 12: 28,60€ 6 A coup that th Sword of Kings (The Saxon Stories, #12) by Bernard Cornwell Start by marking “Sword of Kings (The Saxon Stories, #12)” as Want to Read: Bernard Cornwell can. Please try your request again later. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 4 October 2019. - Observer, ‘Beautifully crafted story-telling, complete with splendid set-piece battles' - Daily Mail, 'Cornwell takes the spectres of ninth century history and puts flesh back on their bones.' I recall in one of the earlier books Uhtred is a very old man living in a Monastery, so presumably this has yet to come?? des Verlages: 24235; Seitenzahl: 557; Erscheinungstermin: 15. neueste Band kommt aus diesem Jahr. Sword of Kings (The Last Kingdom Series, Book 12). Cornwell, B: Sword of Kings (The Last Kingdom Series, Band 12) | Cornwell, Bernard | ISBN: 9780008183899 | Kostenloser Versand für alle Bücher mit Versand und Verkauf duch Amazon. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. Hardcover. I have been reading his books since I was 14 and the Sharpe series was the inspiration for my dissertation at university. But sometimes it is hard to know the will of the gods…, ‘Nobody in the world does this better than Cornwell’ LEE CHILD. For Uhtred has sworn that on King Edward's death, he will kill two men. Approved third parties also use these tools in connection with our display of ads. You Save 12%. Enough greed, like I find with Alexander McCall Smith, will read it after it appears in local library, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 25 November 2019. I have said a few times that I am a big Bernard Cornwell fan. Sword of Kings Auflage 1. This is Uhtred's 12th outing and, despite his advanced age, he is still destroying much younger and stronger opponents. Martin, ‘This is the best series Cornwall has written in an impressive career, and The Flame Bearer, which is as clever as it is bloody, holds its own.’, ‘There can surely be no better writer of historical dramas than Bernard Cornwell’ - Daily Express, ‘The master still adding to his wonderful Saxon Chronicles’ - Sunday Times Magazine, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 4 November 2019. Add to Wish List. $14.99. Yet this is a still more than just a Bernard Cornwell book, it's also an Uhtred book, so it's still thrillingly gripping and deserves every one of its five stars. Zwischendurch gab es wie bei allen Reihen mal einen Hänger. An oath bound him to AEthelflaed. Der Heidenfürst (Die Uhtred-Saga, Band 7) Cornwell, B: Sword of Kings (The Last Kingdom Series, Band 12) "Ich Bin uhtred von bebbanburg...." Einzigartige Button Spiegel mit Ein Bild Von uhtred aus der BBC TV Serie das letzte Königreich. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. ‘Cornwell’s skill [is] in ageing his warrior-hero, who now creaks as he fights and is haunted by those he has loved and lost’ The Times, ‘The master still adding to his wonderful Saxon Chronicles’ Sunday Times Magazine, ‘Legendary … excellent storytelling, as ever’ Sunday Sport, 'Strong narrative, vigourous action and striking characterisation, Cornwell remains king of the territory he has staked out as his own' SUNDAY TIMES, ‘Like Game of Thrones, but real’ OBSERVER, 'Blood, divided loyalties and thundering battles' THE TIMES, 'A violent, absorbing historical saga, deeply researched and thoroughly imagined' WASHINGTON POST, ‘The best battle scenes of any writer I’ve ever read, past or present. So clearly I love his story lines and writing style. The Blood And The Barley (The Strathavon Saga), The Inquisitor: Volume 5 (Thomas Berrington Historical Mystery), The Incubus: Volume 4 (Thomas Berrington Historical Mystery). But fate - as Uhtred has learned to his cost - is inexorable. Really he’s cleverer than that’ - Telegraph, 'Cornwell remains king of the territory he has staked out as his own' - Sunday Times, ‘Nobody in the world does this better than Cornwell’ - Lee Child, ‘The best battle scenes of any writer I’ve ever read, past or present. Auflage ... Es ist schon der zwölfte Band der Reihe über Uhtred von Bebbanburg und er ist einfach perfekt. Try again. A Draw of Kings (The Staff and the Sword #3) by Patrick W. Carr A Draw of Kings book. Sword of Kings: A Novel (Saxon Tales Book 12) eBook: Cornwell, Bernard: Amazon.co.uk: Kindle Store Ich wurde nicht enttäuscht. Was soll ich sagen? Uhtred’s sword will leave one king dead and the other victorious. More and more the books seem to be about politics, slagging off Christianity and wandering about the countryside, and less and less of it the meaty fights and warfare. 1,354 in Bücher (Siehe Top 100 in Bücher) Nr. Uhtred is now aged 67 in this book and still fighting battle's!! Paperback. This plot line is getting a bit jaded now, with Uhtred once again riding out of Bebbanburg to rescue the Saxon kingdoms of the south. Mr Cornwell knows how to write wonderful stories whose characters draw you in. A violent clash at sea forces the warrior lord Uhtred to lead his men from his Northumbrian fortress to London and plunge into the eye of the storm. Auflage ... Wer Fan von Cornwell und seiner Uhtred-Saga ist, kann sich freuen. The Saxon Stories is the best historical fiction series I have ever read and my fascination with main character Uhtred … We use cookies and similar tools to enhance your shopping experience, to provide our services, understand how customers use our services so we can make improvements, and display ads. September 2020; Deutsch; Abmessung: 190mm x 114mm x 43mm; Gewicht: 437g; ISBN-13: 9783499003325; ISBN-10: 3499003325; Artikelnr. $24.99. Sword of Kings Auflage 1. Something went wrong. $14.99. Less and less plausible. Paperback $ 14.99 $16.99 Save 12% Current price is $14.99, Original price is $16.99. Rumours build about the fatal sickness of the King, and the country awaits an heir. Is this finally the end of our hero? Audio CD. And now Edward is dying. However I have calculated that Uhtred was born in 857 and this book is set in 924, so he must be aged 67!! Full of action, intrigue, friendship and a little bit of love, the master storyteller has given us yet another book that is impossible to put down. Large Print. It also analyses reviews to verify trustworthiness. I have the entire collection of Cornwell's books in 1st edition. For two kings claim the empty throne, and a new kingdom cannot be born without bloodshed. Ich gehöre definitiv dazu und konnte die Veröffentlichung des Hörbuches kaum erwarten. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 11 November 2019. Full of action, intrigue, friendship and a little bit of love, the master storyteller has given us yet another book that is impossible to put down. As two opposing Kings gather their armies, fate drags Uhtred to London, and a struggle for control that must leave one King victorious, and one dead. View All Available Formats & Editions. War Lord: The No.1 Sunday Times bestseller, the epic new historical fiction book for 2020 (The Last Kingdom Series, Book 13), War of the Wolf: Book 11 (The Last Kingdom Series), The Flame Bearer (The Last Kingdom Series, Book 10), Warriors of the Storm (The Last Kingdom Series, Book 9), The Empty Throne (The Last Kingdom Series, Book 8), The Pagan Lord (The Last Kingdom Series, Book 7). Sword of Kings is a thoroughly enjoyable adventure set in 10th century England. This is my favourite series of his books and I am already looking forward to the next one. The twelfth installment of Bernard Cornwell’s New York Times bestselling series chronicling the epic saga of the making of England—"superior entertainment that is both engaging and enlightening” (Washington Post), and the basis for The Last Kingdom, the hit Netflix series. $16.99 . Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. FictionDB is committed to providing the best possible fiction reference information. Die durchschnittliche Bewertung der Reihenfolge liegt bei 4,5 Sternen, bei 155 abgegebenen Stimmen. Buy this product and stream 90 days of Amazon Music Unlimited for free. I'm an addict. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. Prime members enjoy fast & free shipping, unlimited streaming of movies and TV shows with Prime Video and many more exclusive benefits. Unable to add item to List. Cornwell really makes history come alive’ George R.R. Sword of Kings is the twelfth historical novel in The Saxon Stories series by Bernard Cornwell. Martin, ‘Cornwell draws a fascinating picture of England as it might have been before anything like England existed’ THE TIMES, ‘He’s called a master storyteller. September 2020 von Bernard Cornwell (Autor) › ... Originaltitel : Sword of Kings; Abmessungen : 11.5 x 4.03 x 19 cm; Amazon Bestseller-Rang: Nr. Conditions apply. Other Books in Series. This is book number 12 in the Saxon Tales series. Die Reihe begann im Jahre 2004 und der letzte bzw. Back. Das Königsschwert (Die Uhtred-Saga, Band 12) (Deutsch) Taschenbuch – 15. Lets get real there is no way he can still be fighting as he is. - Justin Pollard, ‘Cornwell draws a fascinating picture of England as it might have been before anything like England existed’ - The Times, ‘He’s called a master story-teller. Sword of Kings (Last Kingdom Series #12) (Saxon Tales) 352. by Bernard Cornwell | Editorial Reviews. Sorry, there was a problem saving your cookie preferences. Uhtred’s penchant for swearing oaths, and for standing by his oaths, once again gets him into trouble. : 58208547; Autorenporträt . If I hadn't read all the previous books, I wouldn't bother with these latest instalments. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. Sword of Kings (The Last Kingdom Series, Book 12) by Bernard THE INCREDIBLE NEW NOVEL FROM THE GLOBALLY BESTSELLING AUTHORUhtred of Bebbanburg is a man of his word.An oath bound him to King Alfred. It was first published in October 2019. Unique 7,5 cm (ca. Uhtred’s penchant for swearing oaths, and for standing by his oaths, once again gets him into trouble. Kaum ein Autor beschreibt Kampf und Schlachtszenen besser als Bernard Cornwell. Like most people who read these books, I'm hooked. NOOK Book. Really he’s cleverer than that’ TELEGRAPH, ‘A reminder of just how good a writer he is’ SUNDAY TIMES, ‘Nobody in the world does this better than Cornwell’ Lee Child. Seit dem Beginn in "Das letzte Königreich" hält mich diese Reihe im Bann. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 3 October 2019, Bought entire series to date. Reminds me of what has happened to Star Wars films. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 12 November 2019. But an oath is a strong, almost sacred commitment and such a promise had been exchanged between Uhtred and Aethelstan, his onetime companion in arms and now a potential king. Originaltitel: Sword of Kings; Artikelnr. A violent attack drives Uhtred south with a small band of warriors, and headlong into the battle for kingship. The twelfth installment of Bernard Cornwell’s New York Times bestselling series chronicling the epic saga of the making of England—”superior entertainment that is both engaging and enlightening” (Washington Post), and the basis for The Last Kingdom, the hit Netflix series. Please try again. Bernard Cornwell was born in London, raised in Essex andworked for the BBC for eleven years before meeting Judy, hisAmerican wife. On Our Shelves Now. Sword of Kings: A Novel (Saxon Tales #12) (Paperback) By Bernard Cornwell. He and Judydivide their time between Cape Cod and Charleston, SouthCarolina. But I can't help noticing how little value we get. See the. Believable storyline coupled with descriptions so detailed you can almost smell the bile, blood, sweat, piss and shit. Lackluster - not a book that holds the reader, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 6 October 2019. Sword of Kings is a thoroughly enjoyable adventure set in 10th century England. Die Uhtred-Serie wurde vor über fünfzehn Jahren von Bernard Cornwell (*23.02.1944) erdacht. You feel that the energy and plot development just have reached the end and this is a book just for the sake of it. An oath of loyalty.Two warring kings.A destiny he didn’t choose…England is in turmoil as Vikings and Saxons battle for territory. Brilliant Books (In Store) 5 on hand, as of Dec 12 9:31am. Aber "Das Königsschwert" ist ein weiterer Höhepunkt. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. Zusammengekommen sind bis heute 13 Bücher. It's time to finish this series and write maybe a new Sharpe book. Now he must be in his mid-eighties and still fighting like a spring chicken. The twelfth installment of Bernard Cornwell's New York Times bestselling series chronicling the epic saga of the making of England, View the Complete Bernard Cornwell Book List, This page may contain affiliate links and advertising. 2 in Belletristik - Abenteuer für Männer; Nr. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. The twelfth installment of Bernard Cornwell’s New York Times bestselling series chronicling the epic saga of the making of England—"superior entertainment that is both engaging and enlightening” (Washington Post), and the basis for The Last Kingdom, the hit Netflix series. Taste Taschenspiegel. Has Uthred finally bitten off more than he can chew? Wyrd bid ful araed. Click on any of the links above to see more books like this one. Bernard Cornwell, in London geboren und in Wessex aufgewachsen, arbeitete lange Jahre erfolgreich als Reporter für das … - Sunday Telegraph, 'Cornwell's narration is quite masterly and supremely well-researched.' For instance on one page (219) he refers to 2 barking dogs and then later in the very same paragraph they become "the 3 dogs". Cornwell really makes history come alive’ - George R.R. The Popish Midwife: A Tale of High Treason, Prejudice and Betrayal: 1 (Seventeenth ... Traitors of Rome (Eagles of the Empire 18): Roman army heroes Cato and Macro face treachery in the ranks, The Emperor's Exile (Eagles of the Empire 19): The thrilling Sunday Times bestseller. Come on Bernard, let Uhtred die. It is set in 10th-century England and continues to follow the fortunes of the fictional Uhtred of Bebbanburg. Really? The Saxon Stories (also known as Saxon Tales/Saxon Chronicles in the US and The Warrior Chronicles and most recently as The Last Kingdom series) is a historical novel series written by Bernard Cornwell about the history of Anglo-Saxon England in the ninth and tenth centuries. Sword of Kings (The Last Kingdom Series, Book 12), Choose from over 13,000 locations across the UK, Prime members get unlimited deliveries at no additional cost, Dispatch to this address when you check out, Previous page of related Sponsored Products, 'Cornwell is a virtuoso of historical fiction.' 3 in in.) Uhtred was old three books ago. Long may the adventure continue. War Lord: The No.1 Sunday Times bestseller, the epic new historical fiction book for 2020 (The Last…, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. $26.99. Refuse to be ripped off .... £13 for digital but £10 for physical hardback. More about us. This novel begins with him investigating the murder of fishermen under his protection. 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