"A rip-roaring tale . . . full of twists and turns...A fast-moving, thoroughly enjoyable yarn." Kirkus Reviews on King's Man
Robert, Earl of Locksley, returns in Warlord, the latest in Angus Donald's compelling historical novels, reimagining one of the most indelible figures in folkloreRobin Hood.
King Richard I, the Lionheart, is engaged in a bloody war to drive the French out of Normandy. Using the brutal tactics of medieval warfaresiege, savagery and scorched earththe Lionheart gradually pushes back the forces of King Philip of France. By his side in this epic struggle are the erstwhile outlaw Robin Hood, and Sir Alan Dale, his loyal friend.
But while the battles rage, Alan is preoccupied with discovering the identity the man who ordered his father's death ten years earliera mystery that leads him towards to Paris, deep into the heart of the enemy's territory.
|Publisher:||St. Martin's Press|
|Series:||Outlaw Chronicles Series , #4|
|Product dimensions:||6.40(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.50(d)|
About the Author
ANGUS DONALD was born in 1965 and educated at Marlborough College and Edinburgh University. He has worked as a fruit-picker in Greece, a waiter in New York and as an anthropologist studying magic and witchcraft in Indonesia. For the past fifteen years, he has been a journalist in Hong Kong, India, Afghanistan and London.