I read the previous two books, loved the first one, thought the second one was OK, but this one ...? Start by marking “The Bear King (Dark Age, #3)” as Want to Read: Error rating book. Something went wrong. Sorry, it's that good!! James Wilde is a master of the craft in storytelling, an excellent conclusion to the series. And this ending is summed up neatly on the cover above as: A nation falls but a king will rise…. Well conceived story with a satisfying conclusion. Check it out here or order it from your favourite bookshop. Complements the previous books in this series, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 8 November 2020. Guided by the druid, Myrrdin, they go in search of a great treasure – a vessel that is supposedly a gift from the gods. Looking forward to his next series of books. . . James Wilde divides his time between London and the family home in Derbyshire. By: ... Bridging the gap between Game of Thrones and Bernard Cornwell comes the third chapter in James Wilde's epic adventure of betrayal, battle and bloodshed. Hereward and his band of warriors must mount a terrifying raid into enemy land, alongside the elite and legendary band of fighters, The Immortals. Conditions apply. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. If you’re thinking about sampling my new Dark Age series, now’s the time. The final volume, and all the twisting plot lines and betrayals that began in book one reach a shattering conclusion. For Lucanus, their great war leader, is missing, presumed dead. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. . Well, then all is lost. Check it out here. This great legendary adventure is the 3rd and final episode of the "Dark Age" trilogy from the author, James Wilde. There's a problem loading this menu at the moment. Excellent conclusion to a great trilogy. This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed. Try again. A good end to a brilliant series of books by an excellent author. Unable to forget a childhood encounter - in the pages of a comic - with the great English warrior, Hereward, Wilde returned to the haunted fenlands of Eastern England, Hereward’s ancestral home, where he became convinced that this legendary hero should be the subject of his first novel. Well, then all is lost . . And should they fail? Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. Difficult to say too much as I don’t want to spoil the plot but suffice to say it has all the elements of a good story. And to lose it would mean the end of everything worth fighting for. Perhaps I have certain expectations from 'arthurian' retellings but this one went in such a strange direction that I was no longer sure what I was reading. To protect it will require bravery and sacrifice beyond measure. . Bridging the gap between 'Game of Thrones' and Bernard Cornwell comes the third and final chapter in James Wilde's epic adventure of betrayal, battle and bloodshed . true light can only been seen after terrible darkness and it’s through this darkness that James takes the reader…. Refresh and try again. by Transworld Digital. The Bear King, will be available in the summer. James Wilde is a Man of Mercia. . Prime members enjoy fast & free shipping, unlimited streaming of movies and TV shows with Prime Video and many more exclusive benefits. And within the sprawling city, rival factions threaten bloody mayhem as they scheme to seize the crown. In the far west, the shattered forces of the House of Pendragon huddle together in order to protect the royal heir – their one beacon of hope. Success will mean a war unlike any other, a battle between two kings for a legacy that will echo down the centuries. The 'Hereward' series now runs to six novels, the most recent of which is Hereward - The Bloody Crown. The Return: The gripping breakout historical thriller of 2020, Beasts Beyond The Wall (Brothers Of The Sands), Camelot: The epic new novel from the author of Lancelot, The Gates of Athens: Book One in the Athenian series.