Discover the world of medieval Scotland

Month: August 2010

New Trailer and Other News

New Trailer and Other News

As the school year rolls around, there are lots of exciting new events going on for The Blue Bells Trilogy, too. In July, Blue Bells of Scotland went on a virtual book tour.  Stops included: Cate Masters, Louise Wise, Fiona Ingram, Amy Blackwelder, Literary Magic, and A […]

England’s Claim to Be Overlords of Scotland

England’s Claim to Be Overlords of Scotland

Central to Robert Bruce’s struggles, and Scotland’s Wars of Independence which form the backdrop of The Blue Bells Trilogy, is England’s claim to be overlords of Scotland. Why Edward I claimed, in the late 1200’s, to be overlord of Scotland requires a trip back to 1174.  […]