War Lord is the thirteenth book in The Saxon Stories.
The Final Battle Awaits…
England is under attack. Chaos reigns. Northumbria, the last kingdom, is threatened by armies from all sides, by land and sea – and only one man stands in their way. Torn between loyalty and sworn oaths, the warrior king Lord Uhtred of Bebbanburg faces his greatest ever battle – and prepares for his ultimate fate…
(To Be Announced)
- King Guthfrith
- Archbishop Hrothweard
- Bishop Oda
- Uhtred Uhtredson
- (More To Be Announced)
- (To Be Announced)
- Battle of Brunanburh (assumed)
- On his website, Cornwell states "I need to finish Uhtred", the main character in The Saxon Stories. On March 5, 2020, Cornwell announced on social media that the 13th book will be titled War Lord, and will be the final novel in the series.