Summary

Tuscany, 1358: Thomas Blackstone has built a formidable reputation in exile, fighting as a mercenary amid the ceaseless warring of Italy's City States. But when a dying man delivers a message recalling him to England, it seems to be a trap. Yet Blackstone cannot disobey and will brave the terrors of the High Alps in winter, face the Black Prince in tournament and submit to trial by combat. Every step of the way, he is shadowed by a notorious assassin with orders to dispatch him to hell....
©2016 David Gilman (P)2016 W.F. Howes Ltd
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"Fans...will continue to hang onto his every breath-taking, shock ridden, plot-twisting word." (Bookbag)
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4 out of 5 stars
By Kindle Customer on 11-02-18

Great series

Keeps getting better
I am off to buy the next instalment !
Not many series keep me interested but This one sure does

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5 out of 5 stars
By Richard Scott on 18-01-18

fantastic story of a turbulent time in history.

well worth listening to the full series charting the adventures of Thimas Blackstone. A fictional hero up there with Uhtred of Bebbanberg.

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5 out of 5 stars
By Benjamin Färlegård Säll on 16-03-18

Very enjoyable

Slow at times but very good overall, like the previous books in the series. Collin is a wonderful narrator perfect for capturing the moments.

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