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James Barclay - Author

About the Author

James Barclay is in his thirties and lives in Maida Vale. In addition to writing novels he is an advertising manager for a leading city investment house.
 

Featured books by James Barclay

Heart of Granite

Heart of Granite

Author: James Barclay Format: Paperback Release Date: 18/05/2017

The world has become a battleground in a war which no side is winning. But for those determined to retain power, the prolonged stalemate cannot be tolerated so desperate measures must be taken. Max Halloran has no idea. He's living the brief and glorious life of a hunter-killer pilot. He's an ace in the air, on his way up through the ranks, in love, and with his family's every need provided for in thanks for his service, Max has everything ...right up until he hears something he shouldn't have, and refuses to let it go. Suddenly he's risking his life and the lives of all those he cares about for a secret which could expose corruption at the highest levels, and change the course of the war. One man, one brief conversation ...a whole world of trouble ...

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Heart of Granite

Heart of Granite

Author: James Barclay Format: Paperback Release Date: 18/08/2016

The world has become a battleground in a war which no side is winning. But for those determined to retain power, the prolonged stalemate cannot be tolerated so desperate measures must be taken. Max Halloran has no idea. He's living the brief and glorious life of a hunter-killer pilot. He's an ace in the air, on his way up through the ranks, in love, and with his family's every need provided for in thanks for his service, Max has everything ...right up until he hears something he shouldn't have, and refuses to let it go. Suddenly he's risking his life and the lives of all those he cares about for a secret which could expose corruption at the highest levels, and change the course of the war. One man, one brief conversation ...a whole world of trouble ...

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Other books by James Barclay

Dawnthief Chronicles of the Raven 1

Dawnthief Chronicles of the Raven 1

Author: James Barclay Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 13/11/2008

Chronicles of the Raven: One ELITE, UNSTOPPABLE ... AND HIRED TO DO THE UNTHINKABLE The Raven are an elite. Formed of six men and an elf, they're swords for hire in the wars that have torn their land apart. For years their only loyalty has been to themselves, and to their code. But that time is coming to an end. The Wytch Lords have escaped and The Raven find themselves fighting for the Dark College of magic, on a mission which soon becomes a race for the secret location of Dawnthief. It's a spell - one created to end the world - and there's a danger that someone is going to use it ...

Shadowheart The Legends of the Raven 2

Shadowheart The Legends of the Raven 2

Author: James Barclay Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 13/11/2008

Legends of the Raven: Two ONE BATTLE TO FINISH THEM ALL. The conflict between Balaia's four colleges of magic has blazed into furious, dangerous life. The Dark College, Xetesk, faces an alliance between Lystern and Dordova, while Julasta remains crippled without its link to Balaia's Mana flow. And so the armies mass one last time. The Raven are caught in the flames of war. Three of the legendary mercenary band are dead; one struggles with a burgeoning power that could herald a new world - or destroy the old. They all have promises to keep: to lost friends; to the enslaved Protectors; to the dragon, Sha-Kaan. They will keep the faith. They will fight - and they will triumph. It's what they do.

Elfsorrow The Legends of the Raven 1

Elfsorrow The Legends of the Raven 1

Author: James Barclay Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 13/11/2008

Legends of the Raven: One THE ELVES ARE DYING. The rivalry between the four colleges of magic has brought misery and war to Balaia, and throughout it the Elves have remained apart. They have watched, aloof and untouched, from their homeland of Calaius as human dynasties came and went. Until now. Suddenly, the Elves are dying in their thousands, seemingly struck down at random. Ilkar, an Elven mage, is uniquely placed to find the cause of this plague and put an end to it. For Ilkar is one of The Raven: a tiny mercenary band of warriors and mages, bound together by a vow stronger than blood. Over many years their prowess has become legendary. But like elves, even heroes are mortal ...

Demonstorm The Legends of the Raven 3

Demonstorm The Legends of the Raven 3

Author: James Barclay Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 13/11/2008

Legends of the Raven: Three WHAT PRICE VICTORY? The Raven have kept their promises, but fate has not finished with them. As the war between the colleges of magic rages on, one man sees his chance for revenge. Balaia is already in flames ... as Tessaya, Lord of the Paleon Tribes, unleashes his horde on the Dark Colleges. Dystran, Lord of the Mount, faces certain defeat at Tessaya's hands. He may be cornered and desperate, but he refuses to be beaten; so he turns the unthinkable power of his dimensional magic on his enemies...and tears the veil between the realms, allowing a vast, predatory even to catch the sent of the countless souls of Balaia. It's possible not even The Raven can save them now ...

Nightchild The Chronicles of the Raven 3

Nightchild The Chronicles of the Raven 3

Author: James Barclay, Raymond Swanland Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 13/11/2008

Chronicles of the Raven: Three AN UNSTOPPABLE NEW POWER IS RISING ... The power of the land has manifested itself in Lyanna, a five year old girl. She has the power to sweep the four colleges of magic aside, or - unknowingly - to destroy Balaia. And the colleges will do anything to control her. If she cannot be controlled, she'll be killed ... but first they have to find her. Denser, one of The Raven, is desperate to find Lyanna and her mother too - not because Lyanna's powers are ripping the world apart, but because she's his daughter. But can even The Raven find Erienne and her child when they don't want to be found? And if they find her, with thousands of lives at stake, can The Raven afford to let her live?

Aggie's Anniversary

Aggie's Anniversary

Author: James Barclay Format: Paperback Release Date: 12/11/2003

Oor Hoose

Oor Hoose

Author: James Barclay Format: Paperback Release Date: 02/11/2000

Happy Landings

Happy Landings

Author: James Barclay Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/09/1998

Paras Over the Barras Second Wave

Paras Over the Barras Second Wave

Author: James Barclay Format: Paperback Release Date: 01/09/1996

The Bigot, The

The Bigot, The

Author: James Barclay Format: Paperback Release Date: 01/08/1995

Paras Over the Barras

Paras Over the Barras

Author: James Barclay Format: Paperback Release Date: 01/02/1995