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Anna discovers a mysterious golden horn in the ruins near her Saxon village. Can she unlock its secrets while fleeing a powerful sorceress?
Anna is a 12 year old girl growing up in a Saxon village in 7th century Mercia. Her life changes when she finds a golden horn in the ruins of a Roman Villa. Soon an ugly dwarf, a beautiful sorceress and even her own people are after her.
What powers does the horn have and why does everyone want it?
And why is Anna the only one who can get a note out of it?
About Shield Maiden Shield Maiden is the first book in The Nine Worlds series in which the historical world of Anglo-Saxon England meets the mysterious world of myths and legends, gods and monsters our ancestors believed in.
This is the world as it might have been had those stories been true…
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I was born in Ilkeston in Derbyshire, UK and live in Sutton Coldfield in the West Midlands. I am married with two children.
I am a Historical Fiction, Young adult Sci-fi and fantasy writer. I own my own small publishing house, Mercia Books, and the board game design house Medusa Games.
A keen player of board games and other games I am one of the directors of UK Games Expo (the UK's largest hobby games convention). I am a board game designer and my first Board Game 'The Great Fire on London...
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