Tom Fleck (Google eBook)
'Sharp as quivering hares are the Flecks. We've eyes and ears for things other folk miss.' Much later, in the aftermath of Flodden, a young man finally understands his father's words. The year: 1513. The place: North-East England. Tom Fleck, a downtrodden farm worker but gifted archer, yearns to escape his masters. He unearths two objects that could be keys to freedom: a torque of ancient gold and a Tudor seal ring. He cannot know how these finds will determine his future. Rachel Coronel craves an end to her Jewish wanderings. When the torque comes to rest around the neck of this mysterious woman, an odyssey begins which draws Tom Fleck into borderlands of belief and race. The seal ring propels Tom on a journey of self-knowledge that can only climax in another borderland - among the flowers and banners of Flodden Field.
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Review: Tom FleckUser Review - James Hockey - Goodreads
Tom Fleck is the story of a boy who wants to be his own master. A boy who is not content to dream but sees his chance to get the cash to set up on his own and sets about trying to make his dream come ... Read full review
Review: Tom FleckUser Review - Lee Holz - Goodreads
Tom Fleck is an early sixteenth century (Tudor) common man caught up in the English response to the Scotch invasion that ended in the Battle of Flodden, an unmitigated disaster for the Scotch. Tom ... Read full review
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