Pamela Taylor (Author)


"...deceptions, triumphs, passions and bloodshed will grip readers from the first page to the last page." -Authors Reading

The unthinkable has happened: Alfred's brother, John, is king. And it isn't long before everyone's worst fears are realized. Traditional allegiances are shattered under a style of rule unknown since the grand bargain that formed the kingdom was struck over two hundred years ago.

These will be the most dangerous years of Alfred's life, forcing him to re-examine his duty to personal honor and to the kingdom, while the threats posed by his brother constantly remind him of his father's final words of advice. What choices will he have to make to try to protect the things he holds most dear?

Product Details

Black Rose Writing
Publish Date
June 11, 2020
5.98 X 0.53 X 9.02 inches | 0.77 pounds
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About the Author

Pamela Taylor brings her love of history to the art of story-telling for the first time. An avid reader of historical fact and fiction, she finds the past offers rich sources for character, ambiance, and plot that allow readers to escape into a world totally unlike their daily lives. She shares her home with two Corgis who remind her frequently that a dog walk is the best way to find inspiration for that next chapter.


"Taylor deftly depicts the fragility of a society in the grip of a madman... the next installment promises a massive emotional payoff." -Kirkus Reviews

"...a well-written and well thought out book filled with courtly intrigue and drama." -IndieReader

"This is another winning addition to the Second Son series for fans of well-written, captivating historical fiction." -Sublime Book Review

Praise for the Second Son Chronicles

"Taylor has done a marvelous job of combining fact, fantasy, and fun." -IndieReader

"Historical fiction lovers will enjoy this tale of knightly adventure." -Sublime Book Review

"Written in elegant prose, with an intricate storyline that is woven together like a fine medieval tapestry." -Authors Reading