'Hornblower, Aubrey and Quinton -- a pantheon of the best adventures at sea!'CONN IGGULDEN
'Mr O'Brian would have heartily approved of the finely shaded characters, excellent plotting, gut-clenching action and immaculate attention to period naval detail that Davies supplies. Superb!'Angus Donald, author of The Outlaw Chronicles
'J D Davies's depiction of Restoration England and the British navy is impeccable, his characters truly live and breathe, and the plot kept me in suspense . . . I could not recommend it more'Edward Chupack, author of Silver
'Swashbuckling suspense, royal intrigue and high seas naval action . . . an excellent series'Publishers Weekly
About the Author
J. D. Davies was born in Wales and now lives in Bedfordshire. He is the foremost expert on the seventeenth-century navy and is the author of Pepys' Navy
which won the 2009 Samuel Pepys Award.