FitzWarin

2 books in series
4 out of 5 stars 97 ratings

Shadows and Strongholds Publisher's Summary

An awkward misfit loathed by his autocratic grandmother, nine-year-old Fulke FitzWarin leaves his family to be fostered in the household of Jocelin de Dinan, Lord of Ludlow. Fulke is to train in knightly arts, but to succeed he must overcome the deep-seated doubts holding him back.

Hawise, Jocelin's youngest daughter, befriends the young Fulke. As they grow up, an implacable enemy threatens Ludlow, and as the pressure mounts, their friendship changes until one fateful day they find themselves staring at each other across a divide. As the menace to Ludlow intensifies, Fulke must confront the future head-on....

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  • Book 1

    • Shadows and Strongholds

    • By: Elizabeth Chadwick
    • Narrated by: Christopher Scott
    • Length: 17 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
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    An awkward misfit loathed by his autocratic grandmother, nine-year-old Fulke FitzWarin leaves his family to be fostered in the household of Jocelin de Dinan, lord of Ludlow. Fulke is to train in knightly arts but to succeed he must overcome the deep-seated doubts holding him back. Hawise, Jocelin's youngest daughter, befriends the young Fulke.

    Regular price: $26.53

  • Book 2

    • Lords of the White Castle

    • By: Elizabeth Chadwick
    • Narrated by: Christopher Scott
    • Length: 21 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 97
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 51
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 52

    Westminster, 1184. As a reward for loyalty to the crown, Fulke FitzWarin becomes companion to Prince John. But the FitzWarins are as proud as they are true, so when John accuses Fulke of cheating at chess, his response is inevitable - and disastrous. Thus begins a bitter and life-long personal rivalry. The FitzWarins dream of returning to their family home, Whittington, taken from them during a war.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Historical fiction / bodice ripper

    • By Lesley on 08-15-10

    Regular price: $34.61