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The Blood of Others

'The Blood of Others', book eight in 'The Spoils of War' collection, publishes next month on Thursday 6th July. My magnificent publicist, Sophie Ransom, has been beaver-busy amongst the pre-launch foothills, and has arranged a gladsome tally of interviews and events. 

If you're lucky enough to live in (or near) the West Country, it will be a pleasure to meet you at Yeovil Library at 2 pm on 6th July, or at Waterstones, Taunton, at 7 pm that same day.  If you're not sick to death of me after that, I'll be very happy to shake your hand at Sidmouth Library at 3.00 pm on Tuesday 11th July, the following week. 

And the book itself?  No clues, no conferring, except to confirm that it explores one of the costliest and most unnecessary slaughters in the history of the seven murderous years we remember as the Second World War.  Six thousand Canadians sailed to storm a French Channel port. Under half, that same day, made it back intact.  Why? How? When? And for what reason?  All will be explained.....