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    Joseph by Julian Rathbone

    Has anyone else enjoyed this marvellously bizarre adventure set in the Peninsular War? Rathbone's best books are a series of very odd but enjoyable historical novels. This is the first of three featuring a bizarre anti-hero Joseph Bosham who is never quite what he seems but witnesses the...
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    Do feel cheated by famous writers "subcontracting" novels?

    Am I alone in feeling cheated when famous writers churn out novels "written with" or "in collaboration with" some unknown. Clive Cussler is a classic example, Tom Clancy another. I find it a cynical money marketing ploy and always it produces an inferior book. "From a story by" is another strap...
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    Peninsular Spy - Napoleonic Wars thriller

    My latest novel Peninsular Spy is now published as an eBook through all the usual outlets including Amazon. The sequel to An Agent of the King it takes Archie Dexter a secret agent working for the British in desperate hunt for a dangerous traitor that will see him embroiled in adventures from...
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    Julian Rathbone

    Julian Rathbone has written some of the oddest but rather entertaining novels of the years. His unique take on historical fiction is I believe his best area of work. Has anyone else out there read much of his work and formed and opinion?
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    An Agent of the King by NJ Slater - a Napoleonic Wars thriller

    This is my first novel published as an ebook through the usual outlets. Archie Dexter is a spy, a complex man reluctantly drawn away from his hedonistic lifestyle to fight the machinations of Napoleon's spies from the ballrooms of high society London to the slums and dark shadows of the...
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    Hello, I am a new member, avid reader but more recently writer

    Purely as a hobby at the moment I have begun writing fiction. I am working on my second Napoleonic era adventure/thriller which will be published as an ebook shortly. I have also written a thriller set in the dark underworld of Victorian England. A sci-fi geo-political thriller remains...