The Drowned City by K. J. Maitland - publishing on 1st April 2021

Gunpowder and treason changed England forever. But the tides are turning and revenge runs deep in this compelling historical thriller.

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‘A dark and enthralling historical novel with a powerful narrative. The mysterious Daniel Pursglove has all the qualifications for a memorable series hero’


‘Spies, thieves, murderers and King James I? Brilliant’


Karen Maitland is an historical novelist, lecturer and teacher of Creative Writing, with over twenty books to her name, including the much-loved Company of Liars. She grew up in Malta, which inspired her passion for history, and travelled and worked all over the world before settling in the United Kingdom. She has a doctorate in psycholinguistics, and now lives on the edge of Dartmoor in Devon.

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