« | Home | »

One Hard Bastard

Tags: |

Just in from Cape, an advance proof copy of The Twelve Children of Paris, the second part of Tim Willocks’s Mattias Tannhauser trilogy (out in May). The novel opens on St Bartholomew’s Eve 1572. We especially look forward to reading about the ‘de-limbings’.

One Hard Bastard

Comments on “One Hard Bastard”

  1. Jake Bharier says:

    What, no defenestrations?

  2. Mat Snow says:

    I too particularly look forward to the ‘de-limbings’; so much more exciting than those dreary old dismemberings.

    On a further pedantic note, the figure on the cover appears to be outfitted in the style of a late 13th century crusader rather than as a participant in the late 15th century French Wars of Religion.

    All in all, Jonathan would be so proud.

  3. Mat Snow says:

    The above should have read: ‘the late 16th century French Wars of Religion’.

    One Hard Bastard’s thrilling lack of historical exactitude seems to be infectious…

Comment on this post

Log in or register to post a comment.


  • Recent Posts

    RSS – posts

  • Contributors

  • Recent Comments

    • bggilmore on Cleveland, Day Two: I cruised through Atlantic City, New Jersey recently. Trump has some dead casinos there. He doesn't own them and yet his name is still on the building...
    • Timothy Rogers on Cleveland, Day Three: The question isn't her lying (she's an amateur compared to Trump on this front), but whether or not she's more suitable (and less dangerous) than Trum...
    • Mickstick on Yes, it was Blair’s fault: I attended a dinner at the National Gallery, Washington DC in February 2003. I was placed next to Tony Brenton, at that point the acting British Amba...
    • murack@wanadoo.fr on Keep Corbyn!: I am fully in agreement with many of the policies proposed by Corbyn, but over the referendum and more generally in his dealings with the PLP he has s...
    • tony_gee on Keep Corbyn!: It wasn't a party under Blairites that managed to finish third behind the Tories in the last Scottish election though. Corbyn may be a nice guy (al...

    RSS – comments

  • Contact

  • Blog Archive

Advertisement Advertisement