Star of BBC’s Silent Witness William Gaminara reads the second adventure of one of Britain’s best loved historical fictional characters: rifleman Richard Sharpe. Listeners will soon be engrossed by the charismatic charm of Sharpe, who is the rogue hero anyone would want by their side. Bestseller Bernard Cornwell, famed for his historical storytelling against a backdrop of bloodshed and war, has written more than 50 books and 24 of them draw us into the life of Sharpe as he faces numerous battles against friends and foes.
This intriguing historical tale is filled with secret missions and adventure as Sharpe is sent into France to hunt for hidden gold that is required if the British wish to continue fighting the French into the New Year. Can Sharpe find the gold in time and will Josefina or Teresa steal his heart?
Cornwell has won numerous awards for his storytelling abilities and he has a pure passion for tales set during wartime that are packed full of romance, adventure and a historical magic that is evident in every chapter. His books have sold more than 20 million copies around the world and this CD audiobook is the perfect alternative to reading the book.