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The Last Dragon (Twilight of the Celts Book I) An epic tale of King Arthur's legacy

by M. K. Hume

Part of the Twilight of the Celts Series

The Last Dragon (Twilight of the Celts Book I) An epic tale of King Arthur's legacy Synopsis

The first part in an epic sequel to M.K. Hume's King Arthur trilogy The legend of King Arthur lives on... King Artor lies slain and Ector, a mere boy, is acknowledged as the legitimate heir to the kingdom. But the land of the Celts is weakened and Ector grows up torn between a sense of doom and duty. Meanwhile, in the Forest of Arden, it is revealed to young Arthur that he is the Bastard Prince, son of King Artor and Lady Elayne. Trained in the skills of a warrior, Arthur cannot challenge the position of his ruler and childhood friend, but nor can he stand back and watch Briton crumble under the threat of invasion. As the Last Dragon, he must ensure that his father's legacy lives on...

The Last Dragon (Twilight of the Celts Book I) An epic tale of King Arthur's legacy Press Reviews

It's a slice of history that's totally, utterly believable. Magnificent * www.booksmonthly.co.uk * Exciting, violent and bloody... Up there with Conn Iggulden and Bernard Cornwell -- www.lovereading.co.uk Historical fiction of the most bloodthirsty and roistering kind * Australian Bookseller & Publishers Magazine * Hume deftly navigates the Arthurian legends, populating them with likable and despicable characters, and casting them in a fully realized historical setting * Publishers Weekly * Hume brings the bloody, violent, conniving world vividly to life...will appeal to those who thrill to Game of Thrones and other tales of intersecting, ever-warring, noble lineages * Kirkus Review *

Book Information

ISBN: 9780755379569
Publication date: 2nd January 2014
Author: M. K. Hume
Publisher: Headline Review an imprint of Headline Publishing Group
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 592 pages
Categories: Historical fiction,

About M. K. Hume

M. K. Hume is a retired academic, who is married with two grown-up sons and lives in Queensland, Australia. Having completed an MA and PhD in Arthurian Literature many years ago, M. K. Hume has now written a series of magnificent novels about the legend of King Arthur. For more information visit: www.mkhume.com.

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