The Last Kingdom (The Last Kingdom by Bernard Cornwell (audio). A good piece of historical fiction about a boy growing up in England in the late Enjoyed the story and the way it was written - both the point of view and the actual writing.
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Jack digs his viking series and wants to finish. I must check out his other historical fic.
Fools and Mortals, by Bernard Cornwell (2018). "[The author] makes a dramatic departure with this enthralling, action-packed standalone novel that tells the story of the first production of A Midsummer Night's Dream—as related by William Shakespeare’s estranged younger brother." (Website)
The Flame Bearer, Bernard Cornwell. The latest chapter in Bernard Cornwell's "violent, absorbing historical saga," The Flame Bearer confirms Bernard Cornwell's title as "perhaps the greatest writer of historical adventure novels today" (Washington Post).