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Visually overwhelming, powerfully written with a masterful grasp of language. The love story between the priest's daughter and the bold Frankish prisoner touches the reader. – Berliner Morgenpost

A captivating story, set in the area around Rethra, about a secretive Templar castle. Christian zeal and pagan rebellion powerfully collide. – Ostsee-Zeitung

Blood and romance ... and a thrilling story, exacting research and unconventional main characters. Deftly interwoven plot lines. – Nordkurier

A successful novel that captivates because of its fluid storytelling, with well-written dialogue and a background based on solid research. – Berliner Literaturkritik

Gripping and historically detailed. The book captivates because of its unconventional main characters. – Märkische Allgemeine