James Calbraith

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James Calbraith is a Poland-born British writer, foodie and traveller.

Growing up in communist Poland on a diet of powdered milk, Lord of the Rings and soviet science-fiction, he had his first story published at the ripe age of eight. After years of bouncing around Polish universities, he moved to London in 2007 and started writing in English. His debut historical fantasy novel, "The Shadow of Black Wings", has reached ABNA semi-finals. It was published in July 2012 and hit the Historical Fantasy and Alternate History bestseller lists on Amazon US & UK.

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Click the image to see my booksta post! About the Book The Saxon Spears by James CalbraithPublication Date: December 11, 2019Flying SquidPaperback & eBook; 481 PagesSeries: The Song of Ash, Book 1Genre: Historical Fiction The old world is burning downA hero will rise from its ASH. Thirty years Read more of this blog post »
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"A worthy sequel to Book 1!

These are the first historical novels I have read regarding the early dark ages of Britain. The author gives us a well researched insight into these violent times. Saxons, Jutes, Angles, and the native Britons, all fighti..." Read more of this review »
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“lavish ingredients brought from far-off lands — or at least as far as the southern merchants can still reach from their wharves. Come the morning of the day of the feast, the courtyard and the poplar-lined avenue leading to it are adorned”
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