The Last King (The Ninth Century, Book 1)

Today I’m delighted to welcome MJ Porter to the Blog for a spotlight on her new book The Last King (The Ninth Century, Book 1)

The Last King

(The Ninth Century, Book 1)

By M J Porter

2020 / 338 Pages

From author MJ Porter comes a thrilling new hero.

They sent three hundred warriors to kill one man. It wasn’t enough.

Mercia lies broken but not beaten, her alliance with Wessex in tatters.

Coelwulf, a fierce and bloody warrior, hears whispers that Mercia has been betrayed from his home in the west. He fears no man, especially not the Vikings sent to hunt him down.

To discover the truth of the rumours he hears, Coelwulf must travel to the heart of Mercia, and what he finds there will determine the fate of Mercia, as well as his own.

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Author Bio

MJ Porter is the author of many historical novels set predominantly in Seventh to Eleventh-Century England, and in Viking Age Denmark. Raised in the shadow of a building that was believed to house the bones of long-dead Kings of Mercia, meant that the author’s writing destiny was set. MJ Porter has also written two twentieth-century mysteries.

There are 6 books in the series, plus a prequel short story collection.

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Here’s how to connect with MJ Porter

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Thanks MJ Porter. Have a great Blog Tour with The Last King

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