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Outlaw

By Angus Donald

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An historical epic in the vein of Bernard Cornwell and Conn Iggulden

When he's caught stealing, young Alan Dale is forced to leave his family and go to live with a notorious band of outlaws in Sherwood Forest.

Their leader is the infamous Robin Hood. A tough, bloodthirsty warrior, Robin is more feared than any man in the county. And he becomes a mentor for Alan; with his fellow outlaws, Robin teaches Alan how to fight - and how to win.

But Robin is a ruthless man - and although he is Alan's protector, if Alan displeases him, he could also just as easily become his murderer....

From bloody battles to riotous feast days to marauding packs of wolves, Outlaw is a gripping, action-packed historical thriller that delves deep into the fascinating legend of Robin Hood.

Biographical Notes

Angus Donald was born in China in 1965 and educated at Marlborough College and Edinburgh University. He has worked as a fruit-picker in Greece, a waiter in New York and as an anthropologist studying magic and witchcraft in Indonesia. For the past 15 years, he has been a journalist in Hong Kong, India, Afghanistan and London.

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  • ISBN: 9780751542080
  • Publication date: 23 Jul 2009
  • Page count: 416
  • Imprint: Sphere
A lively and enjoyable book — Daily Mail
A tale well told via the thoughts of a flawed hero...not a read for the squeamish — Nottinghamshire Today
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