A new historical fiction direction for Stewart Binns, inspired by his own experience on the ground in Northern Ireland.
The second in Stewart Binns's acclaimed Great War Series, The Darkness and the Thunder is a sweeping story of war, following five families through the terrifying conditions of the Western Front, the slaughter of Gallipoli and the heartbreak of those left at home.
An extraordinary fictionalized account of one of the defining periods in modern British history, The Shadow of War is simply the most compelling account of the First World War you will ever read.
King Henry II reigns over a vast empire that stretches the length of Britain and reaches the foothills of the Pyrenees. But he is aging, and his powerful and ambitious sons are restless.
1186 - England. Gilbert Foliot, The Bishop of London, has witnessed first-hand the terrifying and bloody civil wars that have ripped the country apart under the reign on King Henry II - a time in history so traumatic it became known as The Anarchy.