Sharpe's Assassin - The Sharpe Series Book 21 (Hardback)
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Sharpe's Assassin - The Sharpe Series Book 21 (Hardback)

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Hardback 400 Pages / Published: 30/09/2021
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All set for fresh adventure, Richard Sharpe returns in spectacular, swashbuckling style in the first novel in Bernard Cornwell’s mega-selling series since 2006.

Exclusive Edition - contains extra short story Sharpe's Ransom

SHARPE IS BACK.

This autumn, global bestseller Bernard Cornwell returns with his iconic hero, Richard Sharpe.

Outsider.
Hero.
Rogue.

And the one man you want on your side.

Sharpe's Assassin is the brand new novel in the bestselling historical series that has sold over 20 million copies worldwide.

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
ISBN: 9780008184018
Number of pages: 400
Weight: 630 g
Dimensions: 240 x 159 x 34 mm


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Praise for Bernard Cornwell:

'Sharpe and his creator are national treasures.' - Sunday Telegraph

'Strong narrative, vigourous action and striking characterisation, Cornwell remains king of the territory he has staked out as his own.' - Sunday Times

'Like Game of Thrones, but real.' - The Observer

'Blood, divided loyalties and thundering battles.' - The Times

'The best battle scenes of any writer I've ever read, past or present. Cornwell really makes history come alive.' - George R.R. Martin

'He's called a master storyteller. Really he's cleverer than that.' - The Telegraph

'A reminder of just how good a writer he is.' - Sunday Times

'Nobody in the world does this better than Cornwell.' - Lee Child

'Cornwell's skill [is] in ageing his warrior-hero, who now creaks as he fights and is haunted by those he has loved and lost.' - The Times

'The master still adding to his wonderful Saxon Chronicles.' - Sunday Times Magazine

'Legendary ... excellent storytelling, as ever.' - Sunday Sport

'A violent, absorbing historical saga, deeply researched and thoroughly imagined.' - Washington Post

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“He's Back!”

Sharpe’s Fury in 2006 was, astonishingly, the previous Richard Sharpe book. What a delight to have him back after all these years.
This is set right in the aftermath of Waterloo (well worth reading that again before... More

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“Waterloo Wasn’t the End of Sharpe’s War”

Sharpe is back, in this follow up story to Sharpe’s Waterloo

SYSNOPSIS: Lieutenant-Colonel Sharpe thought the Battle of Waterloo is the end of his war. He’s longing for the simple life in Normandy with Lucille and... More

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“Richard Sharpe is back and how!”

It's been a while, but Richard Sharpe is back, and it's like he never left. "Sharpe's Assassin" is pure, classic Sharpe and fans will not be disappointed. Our favourite characters are all... More

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