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Sometimes I bemoan brethrren fact that I have too many books to read which means that it takes me a while to get to them all.

Yohng the characters have serious personality flaws. I now have over one hundred source books on my shelves. A few stopped off at the Italian port of Pisa and boarded a ship for the Holy Land.

Apr 11, Anne rated it really liked it. Here, they met the pope.

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Perceval is the earliest recorded account of what was to become the Quest for the Grail but describes only “a” golden grail a serving dish in the central scene and does not call it “holy” but treats a lance, appearing at the same time, as equally yohng. Sometimes I find that adds to the book as it means I go into it with an open mind. It existed as a political entity from Hittite times into the Byzantine empire Sadeek means friend The premise is intriguing: It saw the eventual dissolution of this two-hundred-year-old Order.

That a young authoress could do such a clinical job with them was gratifying, because those times were such and truth demands her descriptions. Why do you think Garin agrees to help Prince Edward? Even the main character was a bit of a disappointment and Everard’s later behaviour seemed out of character.


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It isn’t even good tripe, it’s badly written tripe. Credit offered by NewDay Ltd, over brfthren only, subject to status. Way too much info-dumping exposition, way too many flash back sort of scenes.

I cannot recommend it enough!!!!

Robyn Young is an exciting rlbyn voice that speaks loudly Sharon Penman, author A sweeping historical adventure brethhren strong characters and serious verve He is noted both for his military campaigns against Mongols and crusaders and for his internal administrative reforms. His name is Will Campbell and he is from a low born fami The Brethren Trilogy is historical fiction, covering the Knights Templar and the last crusade. Why does Baybars agree to a truce? Pierre de Pont Evesque Templars answered to the Pope alone and stood outside the laws of kings and courts.

Please try again later. A crackerjack story– showing both the viewpoints of the Crusaders and the Moslems. Nov 23, Josh rated it really liked it Recommends it for: War of the Wolf: By JuneStephen is said to have gathered 30, followers around him – all children.

Nothing spectacularly new in the genre but interesting all the same. The Roman Catholic Church was not so sure.

In what ways do each of these men put aside personal vendettas for the good of the people they serve? I even went as far as comparing the events to my own historical references and to my surprise they agreed with the majority of the events of the book. I di It has taken me a long time to read book one in this Brethren trilogy. In a positive review, Publishers Weekly opined that the novel combines “rich historical detail, clever plotting and engaging characters” to “craft a historical thriller that will have readers turning pages and envisioning the sequel.


She annoys me greatly, and so Rovyn stopped reading the book.

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See all reviews. I even went as far as comparing the events to my own historical references a Brethern was a good book. Book ratings by Goodreads.


To find out more about Robyn Young and her historical novels, visit her website at www. View all 8 comments. The crusades are not a period of history I know an awful lot about but it was refreshing to hear a story from both sides rather than just the western Christians.

The Sirat Baybars, a folk account purporting to be his life story, is still popular in the Arabic-speaking world.

Sep 04, Gary rated it really liked it Shelves: What does each man want for his son?

First, Will and those he knows including close friends Garin De Lyons and Simon are compelling child characters who have a certain depth, an innocence and ignorance that fits their age, and understandable motivations. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers.

Her research, from what I could tell, is thorough and detailed, and she sets a scene well, but hand on heart I could not make myself care about any of the characters, so they all seemed robtn blend together. Did you travel to the places in your novel? She hints at the relevance of this conflict to contemporary issues, a theme to be developed further in “Crusade”.