To date, every season of The Last Kingdom has tailored two of Bernard Cornwell’s Saxon Tales books. Subsequent up are books 9 and ten, Warriors of the Storm (revealed in 2015) and The Flame Bearers (revealed in 2016).
For the non-spoiler-phobic, right here’s a top level view of every:
Warriors of the Storm
A fragile peace is about to be damaged…
King Alfred’s son Edward and formidable daughter, Æthelflaed, rule Wessex, Mercia and East Anglia. However throughout the stressed Northmen, eyeing the wealthy lands and rich church buildings, are mounting raids.
Uhtred of Bebbanburg, the kingdoms’ biggest warrior, controls northern Mercia from the strongly fortified metropolis of Chester. However forces are rising up towards him. Northmen allied to the Irish, led by the fierce warrior Ragnall Ivarson, are quickly joined by the Northumbrians, and their energy might show overwhelming. Regardless of the gathering risk, each Edward and Æthelflaed are reluctant to maneuver out of the security of their fortifications. However with Uhtred’s personal daughter married to Ivarson’s brother, who may be trusted?