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The Queen'S Tiger

Author: Peter Watt  

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From Persia to India, The second instalment of a brand new series from Peter Watt author of the beloved Duffy and Macintosh saga.

From Persia to India, The second instalment of a brand new series from Peter Watt author of the beloved Duffy and Macintosh saga.
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From Persia to India, The second instalment of a brand new series from Peter Watt author of the beloved Duffy and Macintosh saga.

From Persia to India, The second instalment of a brand new series from Peter Watt author of the beloved Duffy and Macintosh saga.

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'One of Australia's best historical fiction authors' Canberra Weekly

Peter Watt brings to the fore all the passion, adventure and white-knuckle battle scenes that made his beloved Duffy and Macintosh novels so popular.

It is 1857. Colonial India is a simmering volcano of nationalism about to erupt. Army surgeon Peter Campbell and his wife Alice, in India on their honeymoon, have no idea that they are about to be swept up in the chaos.

Ian Steele, known to all as Captain Samuel Forbes, is fighting for Queen and country in Persia. A world away, the real Samuel Forbes is planning to return to London - with potentially disastrous consequences for Samuel and Ian both.

Then Ian is posted to India, but not before a brief return to England and a reunion with the woman he loves. In India he renews his friendship with Peter Campbell, and discovers that Alice has taken on a most unlikely role. Together they face the enemy and the terrible deprivations and savagery of war - and then Ian receives news from London that crushes all his hopes...

PRAISE FOR THE QUEEN'S TIGER

'Watt has a true knack for producing captivating historical adventures filled with action, intrigue and family drama' Canberra Weekly

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About the Author

Peter has been a soldier, articled clerk to a solicitor, prawn trawler deckhand, builder's labourer, pipe layer, real estate salesman, private investigator, police sergeant and adviser to the Royal Papua New Guinea Constabulary. He has lived and worked with Aborigines, Islanders, Vietnamese and Papua New Guineans and speaks, reads and writes Vietnamese and Pidgin. He now lives at Maclean, on the Clarence River in northern New South Wales. He is a volunteer firefighter with the Rural Fire service, and is interested in fishing and the vast opens spaces of outback Queensland.

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Product Details

Publisher
Pan Macmillan Australia | Macmillan Australia
Published
12th November 2019
Pages
368
ISBN
9781760555351
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