The Godling

The Warspite Series

Book 1
Thinking Plainly Limited
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A new Era begins... welcome to the Epic World of the Warspite: a place of hard choices. Dark forces sweep across the land, bringing carnage by the sword; threatening to tip the balance of the Old Globe onto a path of prevailing darkness. As the Warspite’s greatest general, Lord Hasler has the daunting task of defeating the city of Hoth, whose enormous slave army now threatens to destroy Ironia, home city of the Warspite. His task is made more difficult as the Warspite’s greatest warrior, Henry Artorius is consumed with his personal quest to root out and destroy the cruel menace of the Fearnaught. War and peace upon the old globe can prove equally deadly, as a grab for power within, and a shift in alliances, leave the Warspite forced to choose a new destiny. Perhaps the arrival of The Godling is a sign of the gods unwavering bond with Ironia’s Warspite, or perhaps darker times now lay ahead... let the story begin...
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About the author

Hi, I'm Alfred Duff, first and foremost I would like to tell you that I have had great pleasure in creating The Warspite Series and I hope you enjoy reading the books just as much. It has been an interesting journey, and I have really enjoyed opening the door on some of the more vivid and gritty realities that one might expect to find in a world where alchemy, the supernatural and a dark religion all contend for supremacy!

I was born with an insatiable appetite for history and for writing fiction, but it was not until I served several years in Her Majesty's Royal Navy, that the idea for the Warspite Series was first kindled in my imagination. From my days floating around the seas writing notes, to the last book in the series, the fantasy world in which the books are set has grown and evolved beyond what I could have ever thought possible at the outset. And now its seems as if I have more stories and characters in my head than I have time to write about!

I currently live in London, England where I was born. I split my days between a full time job and my writing. I work closely with my publisher - Thinking Plainly Ltd, who I am very grateful to for getting me this far. I look forward to adding more books to the series.

As all authors, I am interested in any feedback you might have for me. Thanks for reading!

Alfred Duff 

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Thinking Plainly Limited
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21 Jul 2013
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Fiction / Fantasy / Dark Fantasy
Fiction / Fantasy / Epic
Fiction / Fantasy / General
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