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The Crown of the Conqueror

“Thorpe writes strong, uncluttered narrative, and his characters actually sound like real people.”
Tom Holt, SFX Magazine


The stunning sequel to The Crown of the Blood: The Crown is his. But now his real battles begin…


File Under: Fantasy [ Epic battles | Learning to Rule | A Vast Empire | A Shocking Truth | History Dictates ]


 

The Second Book in the Empire of the Blood Series

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Ullsaard has won the crown

But when he is confronted with a truth too shocking to contemplate, he has to make the impossible choice between power and honour.

And now the real battle has begun in this stunning sequel to The Crown of the Blood, packed with gargantuan battles, demonic magic and treacherous politics.

Series Empire of the Blood
Title

The Crown of the Conqueror

Author

Gav Thorpe

Publication date

04 Aug 2011

Cover Art Paul Young at Artist Partners
Ebook

August 2011 | 9780857661227 | Epub & Mobi | RRP £5.49 / US$6.99

US Print

August 2011 | 9780857661210 | Massmarket Paperback | RRP US$7.99 / CAN$9.99

UK Print

September 2011 | 9780857661203 | Paperback | RRP £7.99

Goodreads URL Discuss and Review The Crown of the Conqueror

“Well written, cunningly plotted and above all else a combat story of survival that shows that Thorpe is more than prepared to slaughter a world to establish his own rule. Great stuff.”
Falcata Times

The Crown of the Conqueror (A+) is another excellent fantasy that I strongly recommend … the author has another winner here!”
Fantasy Book Critic

The Crown of the Blood should really have a warning sticker on the front… it’s one of those books that are almost impossible to put down.”
– SFBook.com

Gav Thorpe is a New York Times bestselling author, and winner of the 2017 David Gemmell Legend Award for Fantasy.   He has written over thirty sci-fi and fantasy novels and even more short stories, audiobooks and novellas. Gav has also worked on numerous tabletop and video games as designer, writer and world creation consultant. He has also delivered writing workshops and appeared on numerous discussion panels at literature and genre events.

Growing up in a tedious town just north of London, Gav originally intended to be an illustrator but after acknowledging an inability to draw or paint he turned his hand to writing.  Gav spent 14 years as a developer for Games Workshop on the worlds of Warhammer and Warhammer 40,000 before going freelance in 2008.  Gav lives with his partner and son Sammy, in Nottingham, England.

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