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The Religion by Tim Willocks
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In 1994 Tim Willocks burst onto the scene with an unforgettable novel called Green River Rising. Hailed as 'the best thriller since The Silence of the Lambs' (Daily Telegraph), it was particularly praised for the quality of Tim Willocks' prose and for his extraordinarily dark imagination. Both these qualities are very much in evidence in his new novel, The Religion. alta. May 1565. rom the shores of the Golden Horn, Suleiman the Magnificent, Emperor of the Ottomans, has sent the greatest armada since antiquity to wipe out Islam s most implacable foe, the Knights of Saint John of Jerusalem, in their stronghold on the island of Malta. To the Turks the knights are known as The Hounds of Hell . The knights call themselves The Religion . eanwhile, in Sicily, a disgraced and exiled Maltese noblewoman, Carla La Penautier, has been trying to return to the doomed island in an attempt to find the bastard son who was taken from her at his birth. The Religion have refused her every plea and a tormented Roman Inquisitor, Ludovico Ludovici, seeks to imprison her. But Carla recruits a notorious adventurer and arms merchant Mattias Tannhauser to help her evade the Inquisition and to esc

Author Biography

Tim Willocks was born in Stalybridge, Cheshire, in 1957 and studied medicine at University College Hospital Medical School. He is the author of three previous novels, Bad City Blues, Green River Rising and Bloodstained Kings.
Release date NZ
August 3rd, 2006
Author
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Imprint
Jonathan Cape Ltd
Pages
640
Dimensions
162x240x40
ISBN-13
9780224077972
Product ID
1693613

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