By early September 1989
HM published a fantastical, anti-Catholic novel entitled Fludd
, from the name of an actual alchemist, physician and scholar (1574-1637).
30 April 2009
HM's next novel, Wolf Hall
, appeared, fictionalising part of the life of the sixteenth-century lawyer and politician Thomas Cromwell
. It was later picked as winner of this year's Man Booker Prize.