Reading from “Gawain – Lichtfalke”, the historical fantasy novel about the hero of the Round Table.
History mixes with mythology, well-known legends are spun into new patterns. Already with “Elayne – Rabenkind” the author Jessica Bernett went on the trail of King Arthur. Now his faithful companion Gawain is the focus of the story.
Gawain, the Light Falcon of Lothian, has exactly two rules when it comes to finding a lover: no virgins and no wives. The hero of the Round Table is put to the test when he meets the beautiful wife of the clan leader on the island of Erínn … But his love affairs fade into the background when he receives sad news that calls him back to the north of Britain. A journey that changes Gawain forever, as his path takes him through a forest that is not only dangerous but also enchanted.