VC Letemendia was born and raised in Oxford and lives in Toronto. After completing a doctorate in Political Theory and lecturing for some years, she chose to pursue a career as a writer and editor. Since childhood she has been fascinated by the English Civil War. This novel, ten years in the making, is her first.
One of our Great Reads you may have missed in 2011. A thumping good read of the English Civil War, both thrilling and romantic so quite suitable to be loved by both genders. It’s a big book which covers a lot of ground – highly recommended.