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Execution

(2020)
(The sixth book in the Giordano Bruno series)
A novel by

 
 

The No. 1 Sunday Times bestselling series set during the reign of Queen Elizabeth I, perfect for fans of Hilary Mantel’s Wolf Hall trilogy and Netflix’s The Crown 

‘Gripping’ Sunday Times

‘Fast-paced and entertaining’ Mail on Sunday

A TREASONOUS PLOT
England, 1586. Giordano Bruno, heretic turned spy, passes on vital information to spymaster Sir Francis Walsingham. A band of Catholic Englishmen are plotting to kill Queen Elizabeth and install Mary, Queen of Scots, on the English throne. 
 
A DEADLY TRAP
Walsingham, already aware of the plot, is allowing it to progress. He hopes that Mary will put her support in writing – and condemn herself to a traitor's death. 
 
A QUEEN IN DANGER 
Bruno must go undercover, join the conspirators and stop them. A queen is destined to die; Bruno must make sure it is the right one…

Praise for Execution

‘A brilliantly realised fictionalisation of the Babington plot against Elizabeth 1’ Observer

Execution has an atmospheric sense of place. The plot twists and turns’ The Times

‘Immaculate… the depth of period detail, the all-enveloping sense of time and place, and the sheer gory drama’ Metro

‘Sumptuous’ New York Times

‘Parris’s attention to the details of Elizabethan life and her ability to create characters of depth are again on display in a gripping narrative’ The Sunday Times

‘Fast-paced and entertaining’ Mail on Sunday

‘Parris is one of the stars of historical crime fiction and this, her sixth Giordano Bruno novel, is among her best’i

‘Superbly plotted, shimmeringly written, it will have you on the edge of your seat’ Kate Williams, author of The Storms of War

‘An impressive feat’ Marisa Haetzman, also writes as Ambrose Parry



Genre: Historical Mystery

Praise for this book

"Transports the reader back to an extraordinary time in history." - Matthew Pearl


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July 2020 : UK Hardback
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Title: Execution: The latest new gripping Tudor historical crime thriller from the No. 1 Sunday Times bestselling author: Book 6 (Giordano Bruno)
Author(s): S J Parris
ISBN: 0-00-748129-2 / 978-0-00-748129-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU   


June 2020 : USA Hardback
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Title: Execution: A Giordano Bruno Thriller (Giordano Bruno Mysteries)
Author(s): S J Parris
ISBN: 1-64313-454-X / 978-1-64313-454-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Pegasus Crime
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December 2021 : USA Paperback
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Title: Execution: A Giordano Bruno Thriller (Giordano Bruno Mysteries)
Author(s): S J Parris
ISBN: 1-64313-858-8 / 978-1-64313-858-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Pegasus Crime
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February 2021 : UK Paperback
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Title: Execution: The latest new gripping Tudor historical crime thriller from the No. 1 Sunday Times bestselling author: Book 6 (Giordano Bruno)
Author(s): S J Parris
ISBN: 0-00-748132-2 / 978-0-00-748132-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU   


July 2020 : UK Paperback
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Title: Execution: The latest new gripping Tudor historical crime thriller from the No. 1 Sunday Times bestselling author: Book 6 (Giordano Bruno)
Author(s): S J Parris
ISBN: 0-00-748130-6 / 978-0-00-748130-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU   


Audio Editions

April 2020 : UK Audio CD
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Title: Execution (Giordano Bruno, Book 6)
Author(s): S J Parris
ISBN: 1-5288-5613-9 / 978-1-5288-5613-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Whole Story Audio Books
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU   


April 2020 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Execution: Giordano Bruno, Book 6
Author(s): S J Parris
Publisher: W. F. Howes Ltd
Availability: Amazon   


April 2020 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: Execution: Giordano Bruno, Book 6
Author(s): S J Parris
Publisher: W. F. Howes Ltd
Availability: Amazon AU   


April 2020 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Execution: Giordano Bruno, Book 6
Author(s): S J Parris
Publisher: W. F. Howes Ltd
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

July 2020 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Execution: The latest new gripping Tudor historical crime thriller from the No. 1 Sunday Times bestselling author
Author(s): S J Parris
Publisher: HarperCollins
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU   


June 2020 : USA Kindle edition
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Title: Execution: A Giordano Bruno Thriller (Giordano Bruno Mysteries)
Author(s): S J Parris
Publisher: Pegasus Crime
Availability: Amazon