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The Hod King

(2019)
(The third book in the Babel series)
A novel by

 
 
THE THIRD NOVEL IN THE HIGHLY ACCLAIMED BOOKS OF BABEL SERIES, SET IN A LABYRINTHINE WORLD OF MENACE AND WONDER.

'It is not merely a 5* book, it's a masterpiece' Mark Lawrence

'A vibrant, wholly original, and expertly crafted novel that transcends genre fantasy. It is an instant literary classic' Fantasy Book Review

Thomas Senlin and his crew have been separated following the orders of the mysterious Sphinx. Meanwhile, the enslaved hods climb the Black Trail and whisper secrets in the dark. As Senlin and his crew are dragged ever further into the Tower's conspiracies, everything falls to one question: who is the Hod King?

Praise for the series:

'Josiah Bancroft is a magician. His books are that rare alchemy: gracefully written, deliriously imaginative, action-packed, warm, witty and thought-provoking' Madeline Miller, author of Circe

'I'm wildly in love with this book' - Pierce Brown, author of Red Rising

'Brilliant' - Publishers Weekly

'I loved it' - Django Wexler, author of The Thousand Names

'A universe of stars out of five'Superstar Drifter

'These books are absolutely incredible' - The Quill to Live

'Spectacular . . . fabulously gripping' - BookBag

'An impressive display of imagination and humour' - SciFiNow

'An engrossing, intoxicating delight' - Forbidden Planet

Genre: Fantasy

Praise for this book

"It's rare to find a modern book that feels like a timeless classic." - Pierce Brown


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Paperback Editions

January 2019 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Hod King: Book Three of the Books of Babel
Author(s): Josiah Bancroft
ISBN: 0-356-51084-0 / 978-0-356-51084-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Orbit
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January 2019 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Hod King (The Books of Babel)
Author(s): Josiah Bancroft
ISBN: 0-316-51798-4 / 978-0-316-51798-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Orbit
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Audio Editions

January 2019 : USA Audio CD
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Title: The Hod King (Books of Babel)
Author(s): Josiah Bancroft
ISBN: 1-5491-4990-3 / 978-1-5491-4990-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Pub
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January 2019 : USA Audio CD
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Title: The Hod King: The Books of Babel Series, book 3 (Books of Babel Series, 3)
Author(s): Josiah Bancroft
ISBN: 1-5491-4991-1 / 978-1-5491-4991-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Hachette B and Blackstone Audio
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January 2019 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Hod King
Author(s): Josiah Bancroft
Publisher: Hachette Audio
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January 2019 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Hod King
Author(s): Josiah Bancroft
Publisher: Hachette Audio
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January 2019 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Hod King: The Books of Babel, Book 3
Author(s): Josiah Bancroft
Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
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January 2019 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: The Hod King: The Books of Babel, Book 3
Author(s): Josiah Bancroft
Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
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January 2019 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Hod King: The Books of Babel, Book 3
Author(s): Josiah Bancroft
Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

January 2019 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Hod King (The Books of Babel Book 3)
Author(s): Josiah Bancroft
Publisher: Orbit
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January 2019 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Hod King: Book Three of the Books of Babel
Author(s): Josiah Bancroft
Publisher: Orbit
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU