• ‘I’m totally bedazzled. I’d never thought that another writer could rival Bernard Cornwell when it came to dramatizing battles, but David is giving him a real run for his money. The battle scenes are so realistic it is almost like time-traveling, though definitely not for the faint of heart. Thomas is an incredibly appealing and sympathetic character. And the level of suspense is ratcheted up to a truly brutal level, for it is impossible for a reader to predict what will be coming next’

    - Sharon Penman

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  • “Like a punch from a mailed fist, Master of War gives a true taste of the Hundred Years War. A gripping chronicle of pitched battle, treachery and cruelty.”

    - Robert Fabbri -
    BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF THE VESPASIAN SERIES.

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Night Flight to Paris

Night Flight to Paris

Before I head off to France at the end of the month to research the next Master of War novel I am off to London for meetings with my publisher for…

St Blaise, 13c Church, Haccombe, South Devon UK.

St Blaise, 13c Church, Haccombe, South Devon UK.

Where the heart is: Our British country churches are repositories of historical artefacts and family history. One of my local churches here in…

Thomas Jefferson Building - Washington DC

Thomas Jefferson Building - Washington DC

During my recent research trip to the USA, I had the opportunity to visit the wonderful Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress. There are…