Conn Iggulden called it 'a masterpiece' while The Times hailed it 'a gorgeous, rich retelling of the Arthurian tale' . . . ________________

In Britain, Rome's legions are but a distant memory.

And Uther Pendragon is dying.

Enemies stalk the land.

Into this uncertain world a boy is cast — an outsider, plagued by memories of those he's lost.

Under the watchful eye of Merlin, the boy begins his journey to manhood. He meets another outcast, Guinevere — wild, proud and beautiful. And he is dazzled by Arthur — a warrior who carries the hopes of the people like a flaming torch in the dark.

But these are treacherous times, and the fate of Britain rests on a sword's edge. This young man becomes a lord of war: loved, hated, admired and feared. He is a man forsaken but not forgotten.

He is Lancelot. ________________

Set in a 5th century Britain besieged by invading bands of Saxons and Franks, Irish and Picts, Giles Kristian's epic novel tells — in Lancelot's own words — the story of the most revered yet reviled of all Arthur's knights, the warrior who fought at his lord's side — yet stole his wife. It's is the story of one of the great figures of British myth and legend — a story ready to be re-imagined for our times.

  • Format
  • paperback
  • Pages
  • 672
  • Language
  • english
  • ISBN
  • 978-0-552-17400-8
  • EAN
  • 9780552174008
  • Release date
  • 2019