Read EXtRactS

You can read or download an extract of any of the books from this page. Just click below:

Read an extract from 'The Leopard in the Golden Cage'

This extract is from chapter 3, when Joe has an experience common to everyone in the Roman world.

Read an extract from 'The Demon in the Embers'

This extract is from chapter 4, when Joe has to change into unfamiliar clothes.

Read an extract from 'The Ring from the Ruins'

This extract is from chapter 10. Joe has just run home with Lucy after the air raid siren goes off.

Read an extract from 'Saving the Unicorn's Horn'

This extract is from chapter 8, when Joe finds out how Vikings keep clean.

Read an extract from 'Slaves for the Isabella'

This extract is from chapter 4 when Joe, having been mistaken for Lucy's French cousin, now joins her for her lessons.

Read an extract from 'The Falconer's Quarry'

This extract is from chapter 6, when Joe discovers how rich people 'fast' during Lent, and how long they pray first!

Read an extract from 'The Shimmer on the Glass'

This extract is from chapters 9 & 10, when Joe goes with Lucy to try and get work at Tregaris House.