Eric Schumacher

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Eric Schumacher (1968 - ) is an American historical novelist who currently resides in Santa Barbara, California, with his wife and two children. He was born and raised in Los Angeles, and attended college at the University of San Diego.

At a very early age Schumacher discovered his love for writing and medieval European history, as well as authors like J.R.R. Tolkien and C.S. Lewis. Those discoveries continue to fuel his imagination and influence the stories he tells. His first novel, God's Hammer, was published in 2005. Its sequel, Raven's Feast, was published in early 2017.

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Eric Schumacher I'm currently working on the sequel to my first book, God's Hammer. I don't have a title for it yet, but it'll follow Hakon Haraldsson on his rise to…moreI'm currently working on the sequel to my first book, God's Hammer. I don't have a title for it yet, but it'll follow Hakon Haraldsson on his rise to fame as one of Viking Norway's most popular kings. Stay tuned for more details...(less)
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I am happy to welcome podcaster, Noah Tetzner, to my blog. Like me, Noah shares a fascination with Vikings and the Viking Age, which he covers extensively on his podcast, The History of Vikings. And now Noah has added another feather to his cap with the publishing of his new book, The Poetic Edda: A Study Guide. I had the honor of catching up with Noah to ask h...

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"The Coffee Pot Book Club Historical Fiction Book Of The Year 2018 — Finalist.

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"A well researched tale of a good man in a dark time. I would have preferred more grit but regardless, the story was quite engaging. I will definitely read book two. Recommended "
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I’ve read two books in this series and it just keeps getting better. Harffy has a distinctive voice and storytelling ability that pulls you along and draws you in. I’m also a sucker for characters like Beobrand who wrestle with themselv
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