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Retribution paperback copies

Retribution is out in paperback mid-June, and my author copies have arrived. The edition looks lovely – the blue is extremely bold. I’d kind of wished we’d stuck with the red for the paperback of Drakenfeld, as it would have massively stood out on the shelves and looked great next to this colour, but I […]

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Retribution Reviews

Just a couple of reviews for Retribution, which have been floating around the web recently. The first is at Tor.com, which I like for its honesty: Retribution is ultimately on a par with its predecessor, but it works for different reasons than Drakenfeld did. Given the ubiquity of the grim and the gritty, I was […]

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Retribution – Extract

The second Lucan Drakenfeld novel, Retribution, is published this week. Here’s the first chapter: Waiting Standing perfectly still, I listened to the patter of the rain, mesmerized by its cadence as it brushed the leaves of the forest. Ahead of me four children from Bathylan, each of them wearing only a pair of short trousers […]