-I am the land and the bones of the hills. I am the winter.-
Temujin the second son of the khan of the Wolves tribe was only eleven when his father died in an ambush. His family were thrown out of the tribe and left alone without food or shelter to starve to death on the harsh Mongolian plains.
It was a rough introduction to his life to a sudden adult world but Temujin survived learning to combat natural and human threats. A man a small family without a tribe was always at risk but he gathered other outsiders to him creating a new tribal identity. It was during some of his worst times that the image of uniting the warring tribes and bringing the silver people together came to him. He will become the khan of the sea of grass Genghis.
About the Author :
Born in London, Conn Iggulden read English at London University and worked as a teacher for seven years before becoming a full-time writer. He is the author of the number one bestselling Emperor series and co-author of ‘The Dangerous Book for Boys’. Conn Iggulden lives in Hertfordshire with his wife and their children.