Why this book?
Kings of the Wyld is a send-up of both fantasy and rock and roll history that perfectly blends the nostalgia of getting the band back together, the introspection inherent in growing older, and the hilarity of bandits cooking you breakfast after stealing your stuff. If the idea of a bunch of old, ex-adventures getting together for one last (glorious) ride sounds fun, you have to check this out.
Why should I read it?
What is this book about?
'An outstanding debut which will make you laugh and cry and hold your breath. This is a book that has it all' - K. J. Parker Clay Cooper and his band were once the best of the best - the meanest, dirtiest, most feared and admired crew of mercenaries this side of the Heartwyld. But their glory days are long past; the mercs have grown apart and grown old, fat, drunk - or a combination of the three. Then a former bandmate turns up at Clay's door with a plea for help: his daughter Rose is trapped in a city…