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Blood Forest

(2017)
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'A bloody page-turner' Mail on SundayThey call him Felix. A lost soldier without a memory and now a brutal battle to win. For fans of Bernard Cornwell, Simon Scarrow, Ben Kane and Conn Iggulden, a spectacular debut where honour and duty, legions and tribes clash in bloody, heart-breaking glory ., . . AD 9., Fifteen thousand battle-hardened Roman legionaries strike deep into dense forest. Awaiting them are deadly, hostile Germanic tribes. In a clearing they find twelve massacred and strung-up legionaries.Is this a threat, or a warning?There is just one bloodied, broken survivor., He has no idea who he is. Only that he is a soldier.And now he must fight. As the legions are mercilessly cut down, the nameless soldier joins a small band of survivors trapped in the forest., If they fight together they have a slim chance of staying alive. But whose side is the soldier on? And is it the right one?'Gives Rome's legionaries a contemporary voice - brutal, audacious and fast paced' Anthony Riches, author of Empire series'Historical fiction written by a real war veteran who knows all there is to know about blood and bonding in battle. An earthy and powerful read' Sport'Blood and guts, but also a clever exploration of the moral ambiguity of war and loyalty to a flag' Mail on Sunday

Genre: Historical

Praise for this book

"Gives Rome's legionaries a contemporary voice - this is brutal, audacious and fast paced writing." - Anthony Riches


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Used availability for Geraint Jones's Blood Forest

Hardback Editions

April 2017 : UK Hardback
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Title: Blood Forest
Author(s): Geraint Jones
ISBN: 0-7181-8481-5 / 978-0-7181-8481-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Michael Joseph
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


Paperback Editions

August 2017 : UK Paperback
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Title: Blood Forest
Author(s): Geraint Jones
ISBN: 1-4059-2779-8 / 978-1-4059-2779-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


April 2017 : UK Paperback
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Title: Blood Forest
Author(s): Geraint Jones
ISBN: 0-7181-8482-3 / 978-0-7181-8482-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Michael Joseph
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU   


Kindle Editions

April 2017 : Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Blood Forest
Author(s): Geraint Jones
Publisher: Penguin
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU