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Invader: Death Beach (1 in the Invader Novella Series)

Invader: Death Beach (1 in the Invader Novella Series)

The first novella in the gripping INVADER series, set in Roman Britain, AD 44, from Sunday Times bestselling authors Simon Scarrow and T. J. Andrews

The invasion of Britannia has been bloody and relentless, and still the barbaric islanders have not been fully conquered. The men of the Second Legion have suffered grievous losses in driving back their bitterest enemy, but worse is yet to come for the beleaguered soldiers. With winter fast approaching, they face a new threat: ferocious native warriors launching coordinated attacks from their secret base on the Isle of Vectis.

In response, the new legate announces a plan to invade Vectis and rout the enemy in what he expects to be a speedy and successful mission. But Horatius Figulus, a junior officer with local knowledge of the enemy, doubts the invasion will be so straightforward. And when the Second Legion encounters fierce resistance on the beach, Figulus and his fellow soldiers suddenly find themselves fighting a desperate battle for their lives….
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Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Historical Fiction

On Sale: 5th June 2014

Price: £1.99

ISBN-13: 9781472213570

Reviews

'[Simon Scarrow] blends together historical facts and characters to create a book that simply cannot be put down... Highly recommended'
Historical Novels Review
'Scarrow's [novels] rank with the best'
Independent
'A satisfyingly bloodthirsty, bawdy romp...perfect for Bernard Cornwell addicts who will relish its historical detail and fast-paced action. Storming stuff'
Good Book Guide
Praise for Simon Scarrow's novels of the Roman Empire: 'I really don't need this kind of competition... It's a great read'
Bernard Cornwell