As a group of teens from different cultures learn to trust one another, a warrior queen seeks revenge, a young boy's tutor becomes Pope, and an elephant is loose in the castle!
From THE RED AND THE GOLD Series comes another novella from Duke Pierce Reade, this one with Vikings, Mercians and Lombards in a struggle for power from Rome to Wales in the waning years of the first millennium.
"A good read! Both comedy and tragedy in a medieval setting." – Giorgi Zlkanskdn, History Teacher
"Duke Pierce Reade has a way of weaving short stories into epic saga." – Hamish McCready, Dramatist
"I like the writing style. It encourages you to dig deeper, find the meaning with a simple search." – Vinny B, Gaming Storyliner