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Crown Thief by David Tallerman

Meet Easie Damasco: Thief, swindler and lately, reluctant hero. But whatever good intentions Damasco may have are about to be tested to their limits, as the most valuable - and dangerous - object in the land comes within his light-fingered grasp. Add in some suicidally stubborn giants, an old enemy with dreams of empire and the deadliest killers in two kingdoms on his heels, and Damasco's chances of staying honest - or even just surviving - are getting slimmer by the hour.

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A fast-paced, witty and original fantasy, reminiscent of Scott Lynch and Fritz Leiber. - Adrian Tchaikovsky, author of the Shadows of the Apt series, on Giant Thief


About the Author

David Tallerman was born and raised in the northeast of England. He currently roams the UK as an itinerant IT Technician-for-hire, applying theories of animism and sympathetic magic to computer repair and taking devoted care of his bonsai tree familiar. Over the last few years, David has been steadily building a reputation for his short fiction and increasingly his writing has tended to push and merge genres, and to incorporate influences from his other great loves, comic books and cinema.

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Book Info

Publication date

20th September 2012

Author

David Tallerman

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Publisher

Angry Robot an imprint of Watkins Media

Format

Paperback
416 pages

Categories

Fantasy

ISBN

9780857662491

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