David Hingley

Author of the Mercia Blakewood Trilogy

The Top Ten Real-Life Characters from the Mercia Blakewood Novels: 10. Elizabeth Winthrop

Welcome to my new series looking at the enthralling lives of the real-life characters in the Mercia Blakewood trilogy! The novels may be fiction, but they’re set in a real historical context featuring some of the most intriguing men and women of the 1660s. Appearing across the books – Birthright, Puritan and Traitor (Allison & Busby, all formats) – these ten remarkable people all have a fascinating tale of their…