Sir Rupert Triumff. Adventurer. Fighter. Drinker.
Pratchett goes swashbuckling in the hotly anticipated original fiction debut of the multi-million selling Warhammer star.
Triumff is a ribald historical fantasy set in a warped clockwork-powered version of our present day … a new Elizabethan age, not of Elizabeth II but in the style of the original Virgin Queen. Throughout its rollicking pages, Sir Rupert Triumff drinks, dines and duels his way into a new Brass Age of Exploration and Adventure.
Fantasy [An Age of Alchemy / A Dashing Swordsman / The Queen Must Die]
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"Triumff is a witch's brew of alternate history, hocus pocus, cracking action and cheesy gags. Reads like Blackadder crossed with Neal Stephenson. It's a Kind of Magick - don't miss it."
- Stephen Baxter
"Endlessly inventive, joyously irreverent, drenched with adrenalin and wicked humour, Dan Abnett's Triumff is a brilliant occult-comedy-historical-adventure that's true to the best traditions of the genres it so eagerly devours."
- Mike Carey
“He makes war so real that you want to duck.”
“Abnett truly is the master of future war.”
“Dan has imbued the art of waging war… with a vivid and brutal energy, infusing the action with a palpable sense of tension”
- My Favourite Books, reviewing Titanicus
“a highly cinematic read, in which Abnett delivers a convincing, intricately constructed future, filled with interesting characters, and the promise of much more to come. “
- SF Site, reviewing Ravenor
“Dan Abnett does not disappoint with his story telling skills. Not only does he write some believable characters, but he can get a battle pictured in your mind with astonishing ease.”
- Walker of Worlds, reviewing Titanicus
Dan Abnett made his name in the tie-in SF and Fantasy fiction field, selling more than 1.2 million copies in English of his Warhammer novels for Games Workshop’s Black Library imprint. They’ve been translated into ten other languages.
Dan recently made the UK fiction charts with original Torchwood and Doctor Who novels. He writes acclaimed comicbook scripts, for major publishers such as Marvel, DC Comics and the UK’s 2000 AD.
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