Captain Alatriste returns in a swashbuckling tale of intrigue, romance and regicide.
Arturo Perez-Reverte lives near Madrid. Originally a war correspondent, he now writes fiction full-time. His novels include The Flanders Panel, The Club Dumas, The Fencing Master, The Seville Communion, The Nautical Chart, The Queen of the South and the bestselling Captain Alatriste series. In 2003 he was elected to the Spanish Royal Academy. His website can be visited at www.perez-reverte.com.
A tale of swashbuckling daredevilment, a good read * TELEGRAPH &
Perez-Reverte is a master at creating a world from the past. * SUNDAY MERCURY *