A Burning Desire for One Country, One Love, and One Legacy That
Will Last Forever.
Llewelyn, prince of Gwynedd, dreams of a Wales united against
the English, but first he must combat enemies nearer home. Llewelyn
and his brothers-Owen Goch, Rhodri, and David-vie for power among
themselves and with the English king, Henry III. Despite the
support of his beloved wife, Eleanor, Llewelyn finds himself
trapped in a situation where the only solution could be his very
Originally published in England as four individual novels,
The Brothers of Gwynedd transports you to a world of
chivalry, gallant heroes, and imprisoned damsels; to star-crossed
lovers and glorious battle scenes; and is Edith Pargeter's
absorbing tale of tragedy, traitors, and triumph of the heart.
"A lively evocation of life on the Welsh borders in the
Middle Ages, coupled with an ingenious plot, and the whole narrated
with elegant crispness."
-The Times L iterary Supplement
"Strong in atmosphere and plot, grim and yet hopeful...carved in
weathered stone rather than in the sands of current fashion."
"A richly textured tapestry of medieval Wales."
"Those who fancy historical fiction with an emphasis on the
history will savor this convincing tale."