Bernard Cornwell’s Sharpe series of stories have sold over 12 million copies worldwide and they were recently turned into a popular TV series in the UK starring Sean Bean. We follow Sharpe into yet another gripping historical battle as he is joined by his devotedly loyal companion Sergeant Harper to hunt down the treacherous Colonel Philippe Leroux. We discover a world filled with all the perils and dangers we have come to expect from Cornwell as he forces Sharpe and Harper to plunge head first into one of their fiercest battles yet.
The story explores a variety of absorbing themes that Cornwell is famed for from espionage through to deceit with Sharpe’s main mission to rescue El Mirador, a spy who is paramount to the British forces. Intelligent politics clash wonderfully with military brute force as we descend into the hidden secrets kept in a noble Spanish society. Sharpe’s only way to find Leroux’s whereabouts is to use a local guide by the name of Marquesa; who is as mysterious as she is beautiful.
Will the stunning Marquesa betray Sharpe and just what secret is she hiding? Find out in these eight audiobooks on CD read by William Gaminara as we are pulled into the thrilling world of Sharpe as he prepares to battle a single enemy who may prove to be their most formidable yet.