Saxon: The Book of Dreams

Tim Severin

Sigwulf, a minor Saxon prince, is stored from execution after his relations is slaughtered through the ruthless King Offa of Mercia. due to his Devil's Mark - his eyes of alternative shades - Sigwulf is exiled to the Frankish court docket of King Carolus, the long run Charlemagne. There Sigwulf survives on his wits whereas while attempting to come to phrases with disturbingly prophetic dreams.

He earnings the friendship of count number Hroudland, Carolus's robust and impressive nephew - yet, mysteriously, numerous makes an attempt are made on Sigwulf's lifestyles. while he obtains a booklet of desires, an extraordinary textual content that explains their which means, he draws the eye of Carolus himself. yet th e-book proves to be a slippery consultant in a global of double dealing. despatched into Spain to secret agent at the Saracens, Sigwulf turns into stuck among loyalties; both he honors his debt to new Saracen buddies, or he serves count number Hroudland in his quest for glory, gold or even the Grail itself.

One after one other Sigwulf's predictions come precise, yet frequently now not as anticipated, and he reveals himself swept ahead right into a ultimate nice conflict that finds who his enemies are...

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