Read the Saxon Warrior Series

Alfred the Great’s dream of a united England has been forged by his daughter Aethelfaed and grandson, King Aethelstan. The Vikings have been expelled from York following the death of Erik Bloodaxe, and for two generations there has been peace between Saxon and Dane. A new Viking warlord Olaf Tryggvason seeks revenge for Bloodaxe’s death […]

New Book in October 2022! Warrior and Protector

Peter M Gibbons | Warrior and Protector | The Saxon Warrior Series | www.petermgibbons.com

The start of a brand NEW series – an unputdownable fast paced adventure, filled with unforgettable characters. 989 AD. Alfred the Great’s dream of a united England has been forged by his daughter Aethelfaed and grandson, King Aethelstan. The Vikings have been expelled from York following the death of Erik Bloodaxe, and for two generations […]

First Blog Post! Historical accuracy vs a damned good story

I am Peter Gibbons, author of Historical Fiction novels, such as Viking Blood and Blade. I was inspired to write this blog post, which is my first blog post, by a question asked of me during a recent interview with Gordon Doherty. Gordon is the brilliant author of the Legionary series, and the Empires of Bronze […]

Genres within Genres

A reader of my first novel, Viking Blood and Blade, kindly took the time to leave a review of the book on Amazon. The book has thankfully garnered over one thousand reviews since it launched in September 2021. The vast majority, luckily, are good. Reviews are essential for authors to help provide an indication to […]