MURDER

MURDER is here! Book 10 in The Children of Ribe series!¬†https://bit.ly/2OHoYTw¬†Get it signed and before anyone else through eBay before it hits Amazon, Barnes & Noble and other bookstores. Though things have been quiet on the website for the past few months, C.S. Woolley has not been resting on her laurels when it comes to […]

TREASON release

It’s been a busy start to the year at Mightier Than the Sword UK Publications, which has admittedly been hampered by the horrible bugs that were going around. However, we have persevered and there are a few exciting things coming up in April – the first of which we are slightly late reporting on! Yes, […]

The Children of Ribe

Set in Viking Denmark before the invasion of Britain, the Children of Ribe is a Viking saga for both children and adults alike. Following the adventure traditions of Enid Blyton and Arthur Ransome, the Children of Ribe books are perfect for engaging even the most reluctant of readers. Packed with characters who are easy to […]

The Children of Snotingas

Historical fiction for kids. Set in Britain before the Viking invasion in the year that Mercia chose to break away from Northumbria, the Children of Snotingas is a children’s adventure series in the best tradition of Enid Blyton and Arthur Ransome in the time of the Anglo-Saxons. Filled with adventure, action, war, betrayal, friendship, political […]

Why WYRD?

For our Friday blog instalment we’re taking a moment to look at the latest children’s book series by C.S. Woolley and asking the question, why WYRD? The word wyrd translates as fate, which was chosen to mirror the first book in the Children of Ribe series. Fate is a powerful force throughout myths and legends […]

The Arm Rings of Yngvar

For those of you who have enjoyed reading the Children of Ribe books, we are extremely pleased to announce that our Etsy store is now stocking Viking arm ring replicas. These are not just any old arm rings though. With the help of Jelling Dragon, we are offering historically accurate replicas of arm rings, some […]

WYRD delay

Due to an issue with the cover art, we are sorry to announce that there is a slight delay in releasing WYRD, book 1 in the Children of Snotingas series. The series is one by C.S. Woolley that is set in Anglo Saxon Britain when King Penda declared that he was splitting from Northumbria and […]

C.S. Woolley on Dyslexia

“When I started writing the Children of Ribe, I wanted to do something different with these books” – C.S. Woolley Though you might not know it to look at the extensive catalogue of books that C.S. Woolley has produced, but she actually has dyslexia. Our company founder is a prolific writer in spite of this […]

Why I write the Children of Ribe books

So today I, C.S. Woolley, am taking over the Mightier Than the Sword UK blog (hello, blog land!) to share a little bit about why I went from writing gritty crime and gritty fantasy books to coming up with a children’s Viking Saga seemingly from out of nowhere. One thing a lot of people don’t […]