Unlimited [Biography Book] ↠ Longbow - 2014 ABNA Entry - by Wayne Grant ↠

By Wayne Grant | Comments: ( 187 ) | Date: ( Dec 07, 2019 )

Breakthrough Novel Award ABNA Entry this eBook is a sample of the first 3,000 5,000 words it is not the full book The ABNA contest is operated on only Visit this entry on to leave customer feedback To vote for the Grand Prize winner starting July 8, visit ABNA Roland Inness only wanted meat for his starving family, but Breakthrough Novel Award ABNA Entry this eBook is a sample of the first 3,000 5,000 words it is not the full book The ABNA contest is operated on only Visit this entry on to leave customer feedback To vote for the Grand Prize winner starting July 8, visit ABNA Roland Inness only wanted meat for his starving family, but he took the wrong deer on the wrong nobleman s land Worse yet, he used his longbow, a weapon outlawed and suppressed by the Norman overlords of England Now they were coming for him, led by William de Ferrers, the Earl s son With one shot from his bow, the 14 year old peasant boy is launched on a desperate flight that takes him from the mountains of Derbyshire to the wild frontier of Wales and on to the court of Richard the Lionheart When his father is murdered by de Ferrers, Roland strikes back with his own act of vengeance and becomes a fugitive In his flight, he s aided by a strange monk named Tuck and finds unlikely refuge with Sir Roger de Laval, a Norman knight who appreciates the boy s courage and skill with the longbow When Sir Roger s daughter Millie is seized by Welsh raiders and held captive in the vast Clocaenog forest beyond the border, Roland rewards his master s trust by using his tracking skills and his bow to free the girl Wounded during the rescue, Roland recovers under Millie s care until word arrives that King Henry has died Sir Roger is summoned to London for the coronation of King Richard, and his squires go with him Amid the sights and sounds of bustling London, Roland once encounters Tuck, who reveals that he is much than a country friar He is also surprised to find Sir Roger has entered him in the royal archery tournament where he will be pitted against England s greatest bowmen, including Sir Robin of Loxley The coronation has drawn William de Ferrers to London as well He finds it doesn t pay to bet against Roland Inness and his longbow.


  • Title: Longbow - 2014 ABNA Entry
  • Author: Wayne Grant
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 412
  • Format: Kindle Edition

About Author:

Wayne Grant

Wayne Grant grew up in a tiny cotton town in rural Louisiana where hunting, fishing and farming were a way of life Between chopping cotton, dove hunting and Little League ball he developed a love of great adventure stories like Call It Courage and Kidnapped.Like most southern boys of that era he saw the military as an honorable and adventurous career Every living male member of his family had served in the Army covering World Wars I and II, Korea and Vietnam, so it was a natural step for him to attend and graduate from West Point He just missed Vietnam, but found that life as a Captain in an army broken by that war was not what he wanted After tours in Germany and Korea, he returned to Louisiana and civilian life where he began a 10 year career in government including four years as a senior official in the Pentagon during the Reagan administration During those years he saw the Army reborn from its post Vietnam nadir to the outstanding force it became and remains today.The Saga of Roland Inness series began as the coming of age tale of a fourteen year old boy who possessed extraordinary talent with a longbow It is a story of courage, loyalty, honor and treachery Most of all, it a story of high adventure set in a time so filled with drama it has spawned legends that fascinate people to this day It is the time of Richard the Lionheart, Robin Hood, Eleanor of Aquitaine and William Marshall, legendary figures all some real and some fictional.The Saga of Roland Inness begins with four books Longbow, Warbow, The Broken Realm and The Ransomed Crown These four books are the coming of age story I set out to tell Having told that tale, I fully intended to move on to other stories, but something unexpected happened Readers all over the world found something special in Roland Inness and his companions and wanted I d grown rather fond of my boy with the longbow as well and knew there were stories to tell So the Saga continues A Prince of Wales, the fifth in the series was published in November, 2017 A new Roland Inness adventure will be out in summer, 2018.If you would like to know about the author or get updates on new books, visit his webpage at waynegrantbooks or the Longbow Facebook page, facebook Longbowbooks.



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