Tag Archives: Alex Marchant

Two upcoming events! Bosworth & Middleham

So much to look forward to as summer wends its way onwards – and we in the UK watch the heavens for impending (and much needed) rain. Seven years ago, on my first visit to the Bosworth Battle re-enactment weekend … Continue reading

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Announcing: my short story ‘Watchers’ to be published in ‘Clamour & Mischief’ anthology

I’m delighted to announce the inclusion of my short story ‘Watchers’ in the forthcoming anthology Clamour and Mischief, edited by Narrelle M. Harris (contributor to Richard III-inspired anthology Grant ME the Carving of My Name) and to be published by … Continue reading

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Launch day for ‘Sons of York’!

I’m delighted to announce that Sons of York is now available as both ebook & paperback! Available at: mybook.to/SonsofYork Continuing the story of the life & legacy of the real King Richard III in Book 4 of the Order of … Continue reading

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1 day to go …

“I opened my eyes to a golden, sun-filled but otherwise empty chamber, save for the bustling tavern keeper, now rearranging the chairs about me. ‘Morning, master,’ he said on seeing me stretching. ‘I trust you’ve slept well? Your friends retired … Continue reading

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2 days to go …

“‘There is the castle of Middleham, Edward. It is no more than a league now to Jervaulx. We shall not pause here.’ I had expected my spirits to rise as we approached the place that held so many happy memories … Continue reading

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3 days to go …

“‘Well, here goes.’ Roger’s cheerfulness rang false to my ears, but I smiled at him in return. I clicked my tongue at my horse to encourage it – and me – and together we stepped off the last of the … Continue reading

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4 days to go …

“Dominating everything was the towering castle, its patchwork stone walls stained pink in the early morning sunlight. The glassless windows of its massive keep yawned black as they kept watch over our disembarking army. Beyond the parapet far above, I … Continue reading

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5 days to go …

“The voices of all the men there gathered – lords, soldiers, sailors, monks – had risen once more in thunderous cheering. As Roger and I had followed Lords Lincoln and Lovell on to the beach to stand with our king, … Continue reading

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First performance of ‘Lord of the North’ – a Richard III Musical!

Where will I be next Wednesday, 22 June? Only joining some amazing school children, their teachers and Kim Harding of the Northern Dales Richard III Group in Barnard Castle for the first performance of what looks to be a truly … Continue reading

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‘Sons of York’ – cover reveal & publication date!

It’s been a busy few weeks, and another busy summer on its way. But, among all of that, today is a big day as today is COVER REVEAL day for Sons of York! As ever, I’m indebted to Olly Bennett … Continue reading

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