The Pagan Lord (The Saxon Stories, #7) by Bernard Cornwell

After 6 books of Uhtred complaining that his uncle ‘stole’ his inheritance, Uhtred finally does something about it. This means that instead of random strangers on the shield wall, Uhthred’s family is going to be on the front lines, right across his cousins. So of course, the book starts with him disowning his eldest son … More The Pagan Lord (The Saxon Stories, #7) by Bernard Cornwell

America’s First Daughter by Stephanie Dray

Thomas Jefferson’s daughter Patsy – Martha Jefferson Randolph – lived through the American revolution, the French revolution, wealth, poverty, passionate love, pragmatic love, thwarted love, patriotic love, mother love, and absolute misery. The author’s historical note in the back tells us that all of this is based on diaries and extensive letters, and ‘you can’t … More America’s First Daughter by Stephanie Dray