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"Jack escapes death more often than James Bond... An exciting romp!" – Sunday Telegraph (UK)
Blooded on the battlefields of Canada, fresh from a winter spent in a voluptuous widow's bed, the dashing Jack Absolute has every reason to feel good. And life only gets better when the ship returning him to England captures a rich prize.
But gold is not all the enemy ship holds. Fever nearly kills Jack, his life barely saved by a new comrade, Red Hugh McClune. Their resulting friendship takes him to Bath to recover-and into a passionate romance with McClune's beautiful cousin, Laetitia.
Yet neither cousin is who they seem, and tragedy soon strikes Jack. This time, he escapes with his life, but loses what he loves most-his honour.
The thrilling finale to C.C. Humphrey's historical adventure series,Absolute Honoursweeps readers into a world of bravery, betrayal, passion, and glory at whatever cost.
From daring espionage in Rome to the battlefields of Spain to a climactic duel against an unbeatable foe, Jack seeks to restore that honor with consequences he could never foresee and a price to be paid in blood.
Join our swashbuckling scoundrel in this adventurous historical fiction set around the American Revolutionary War.
Fans of Simon Scarrow, Bernard Cornwell, Jeff Shaara and Diana Gabaldon will eagerly follow the adventures of Jack Absolute.
The Jack Absolute Series:
The Blooding of Jack Absolute, Book #1
Jack Absolute, Book #2
Absolute Honor, Book #3
What readers are saying about Absolute Honor:
"Another great swashbuckling adventure"
"plenty of action and daring do.... the 18TH CENTURY JAMES BOND."
"full of adventure and intrigue"
"a good balance of historical fact and thrilling fiction with WAR, RIVALRY AND ROMANCE you will find it hard to put down."
"RAPTUROUS story telling."
"the kind of breakneck adventure for which the term "rollicking" was coined"
"A MUST READ for any historical buff, and to say the least extremely well written."
What reviewers are saying about hero Jack Absolute:
"A RIP-ROARING ADVENTURE PACKED WITH ACTION, DRAMA, AND PASSION."-Kate Mosse, author of Labyrinth
"Jack in all his swashbuckling glory...Humphrey's acting background brings drama to life in Jack's legendary tale."-Booklist
"A vigorously imagined, DASHINGLY DONE ESPIONAGE adventure."-Literary Review (UK)
"Jack proves once again to be a dynamic hero-an HONORABLE SPY with a soft spot for love-and a bangup leading man for what is fast becoming a rousing, must-read series." – Publishers Weekly
"An absolute delight! Swashbuckling adventure, eighteenth-century wit, hugely entertaining plots, and one of the most appealing military gentlemen ever to wear a sword." –Diana Gabaldon, Author of The Outlander
About the Author:
Chris (C.C.) Humphreys is an actor, playwright, fight choreographer and novelist. He has written nine historical fiction novels including The French Executioner, runner up for the CWA Steel Dagger for Thrillers; Vlad – The Last Confession, the epic novel of the real Dracula; and A Place Called Armageddon. His latest YA novel is The Hunt of the Unicorn. His work has been translated into thirteen languages. Find out more about him on his website: http://cchumphreys.com
Titel: Absolute Honor: A Novel (Jack Absolute)
Verlag: Thomas Dunne Books
Zustand: very good
Buchbeschreibung Thomas Dunne Books, 2008. Buchzustand: Fair. First Edition. Former Library book. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. Buchnummer des Verkäufers GRP30040308
Buchbeschreibung Thomas Dunne Books, 2008. Buchzustand: Good. First Edition. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Buchnummer des Verkäufers GRP11543809
Buchbeschreibung Thomas Dunne Books, 2008. Buchzustand: Fair. First Edition. Ships from Reno, NV. Former Library book. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. Buchnummer des Verkäufers GRP92635074
Buchbeschreibung Thomas Dunne Books, 2008. Buchzustand: Good. First Edition. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Buchnummer des Verkäufers GRP13198371
Buchbeschreibung St. Martin's Press. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Good. Ex-Library Book - will contain Library Markings. Book shows minor use. Cover and Binding have minimal wear, and the pages have only minimal creases. Buchnummer des Verkäufers G0312358245I3N10
Buchbeschreibung St. Martin's Press. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Very Good. Ex-Library Book - will contain Library Markings. Very good condition book with only light signs of previous use. Buchnummer des Verkäufers G0312358245I4N10
Buchbeschreibung St. Martin's Press. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Good. Ex-Library Book - will contain Library Markings. Minimal damage to cover and binding. Pages show light use. Buchnummer des Verkäufers G0312358245I3N10
Buchbeschreibung St. Martin's Press. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Fair. Ex-Library Book - will contain Library Markings. Buchnummer des Verkäufers G0312358245I5N10
Buchbeschreibung Thomas Dunne Books. Hardcover. Buchzustand: GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, thatâ€™ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be included. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 2787651731
Buchbeschreibung Thomas Dunne Books, 2008. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Used: Good. Buchnummer des Verkäufers SONG0312358245