‘Based around real events, this book magically and effectively brings a story rich in intrigue, to life.’
Historical Novel Review Society
‘…immerses the reader in the gritty world of court intrigue wonderfully.’
"A complex, richly imagined historical novel set in Moorish Spain, The Eye of the Falcon is both an intense political thriller and a deeply moving family drama about love and loyalty tested under extraordinary circumstances."
— Karen McCann, author of Dancing in the Fountain
About the Author
Joan Fallon has lived in Spain since 1998 and has become immersed in the culture and language of her adopted home. She is a history graduate and many of her books have a historical background - she is particularly interested in social history and her books are filled with those interesting small details that bring the period to life. She also likes to write literary fiction for women, usually featuring a strong female character and exploring the emotions and relationships of the protagonist.