A DEBUT novel from local author Heather Flack, telling the story of the Danish invasion of England, launched at Clementines in Bewdley on Saturday, April 9.

The book, which is narrated through the eyes of a 10-year-old servant in 1016, tells the story of Edmund Ironside, King of England, and his fight to drive out Danish invaders.

Written under the pen-name Fen Flack, "Ironside – the English King who fought the Danes", can be purchased at Bewdley Tourist Information Centre and Bewdley Emporium for £7.99.

An ebook is also available from Amazon.

For more information, visit www.flackbooks.weebly.com.