The Wicked Day by Mary Stewart 1983 William Morrow and Company

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Are you ready to be drawn into the captivating world of Arthurian legend? The Wicked Day by Mary Stewart continues her excellent literary contributions to the Arthurian saga.

This 1983 hardcover edition, complete with a dust jacket and mylar cover, follows the story of Mordred, the illegitimate son of High King Arthur of Britain. Through vivid narration and rich descriptions, Stewart brings Mordred’s journey from boyhood to his final rebellion against King Arthur to life, creating a masterpiece filled with action, suspense, and emotion.


  • Title: The Wicked Day
  • Author: Mary Stewart
  • Publication Date: 1983
  • Publisher: William Morrow and Company
  • Format: Hardcover with Dust Jacket in Mylar Cover
  • Pages: 314
  • Dimensions: 9x6x1 inches
  • Language: English
  • Condition: mild wear on the dust jacket, good used condition (check photos for specifics)

An Arthurian Tale of Treachery and Bravery:

In The Wicked Day, Mary Stewart expertly narrates the life of Mordred, revealing his thoughts, actions, and the rationale behind his decisions. The story is filled with excitement and suspense, keeping you glued to every page.

Experience Mordred's treachery, Arthur's bravery, and the mythicality of England through Stewart’s engaging storytelling.

Three Reasons to Love This Book:

  1. Get lost in the thrilling tale of Mordred’s life and rebellion, told with vivid detail and emotional depth.
  2. Mary Stewart is celebrated for her ability to blend mystery and romance, creating stories that are both exciting and heartfelt.
  3. This 1983 hardcover edition is a valuable addition to any collection of classic literature, offering both historical intrigue and literary excellence.

This book is perfect for any reader who loves action-packed historical fiction.

Add This Arthurian Masterpiece to Your Collection:

The Wicked Day by Mary Stewart is a gripping addition to any bookshelf. Add this captivating Arthurian tale to your collection today and experience the magic and intrigue of Mordred’s story.

Reading Recommendation

Discover the magic of Mary Stewart’s captivating stories. Explore "Novels by Mary Stewart: Essential Classics to Read" to find out why her romantic mysteries and Arthurian fantasies continue to enchant readers. This article highlights the timeless appeal of her work, making it a must-read for any book lover.

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