Welcome to my website
I’m a writer and researcher specialising in the High Middle Ages, although I do occasionally branch out into other fields.

You can't be a writer without being a reader, and I certainly love to read. You can find out more about my favourite books here. If you'd like to know more about me you can find some information here. To look at the rest of this site please use the links to the left.

Latest news 

It's here! Louis: the French prince who invaded England was published by Yale University Press on 5 April 2016 (in the UK), and 21 June 2016 (in the US). The book is available from various outlets including directly from Yale: order it from the UK site or the US site. It's been described as 'an exciting and elegantly told tale' in the Times newspaper.

I'm delighted to acknowledge the Authors' Foundation of the Society of Authors, who awarded me a grant to enable me to find the time to finish and complete the book.

The fourth installment in my series of medieval murder mysteries, Brother's Blood, was also published in June 2016.

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