Eadric the Grasper by Jayden Woods
Series: Sons of Mercia, Book 1.
Approx. 146,060 words.
Published on January 14, 2011.
This action-adventure laced with romance follows the “worst Briton of the 11th century” (BBC History Magazine), Eadric Streona, through his journey from poverty to power. Eadric will do anything to achieve a peaceful life for himself and his true love—even betray his country and put a Viking on the English throne. But what if his greatest opponent is the same person he wishes to save?