Wilbur Smith

King of Kings (The Courtneys & Ballantynes)

By Imogen Robertson - By Wilbur Smith - Published 2019

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Saga

In 1887 Cairo, Egypt, sixteen-year-old Amber Benbrook and her fiancé, Major Penrod Ballantyne, are enjoying an idyllic life. Following the earlier Siege of Khartoum, ...Read Review

Courtney’s War

By Wilbur Smith - Published 2018

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Thriller

It’s springtime in 1939 Paris, and the model-like Saffron and athletic Gerhard are strolling arm-in-arm through the Tuileries Gardens. Both are rich and ...Read Review

On Leopard Rock: A Life of Adventures

By Wilbur Smith - Published 2018

Genres:

Nonfiction

The popular historical novelist and adventure writer Wilbur Smith, now in his eighties, has finally told his own story. On Leopard Rock is ...Read Review

The Tiger’s Prey: A Novel of Adventure (Courtney Family Novels)

By Tom Harper - By Wilbur Smith - Published 2017Published 2017-10-17

Genres:

Adventure

“Aurangzeb died two years ago… the Mughal Empire is tearing itself apart,” Ana, a Goanese merchant, informs Tom Courtney, an English trader in ...Read Review

War Cry: A Courtney Family Novel

By David Churchill - By Wilbur Smith - Published 2017

Genres:

Saga

Saffron Courtney grows up in 1920s Kenya at the sprawling estate of her widowed father, Leon. She loves horses, takes part in show ...Read Review

Pharaoh

By Wilbur Smith - Published 2016

Genres:

Adventure

In ancient Egypt, Pharaoh Tamose lies dying of a battle wound, and his weak, corrupt son Utteric seizes power, to the horror of ...Read Review

The Golden Lion: A Novel of Heroes in a Time of War

By Giles Kristian - By Wilbur Smith - Published 2015

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The Golden Lion takes place in the last half of the 17th century, in the 30 years between Smith’s earlier novel Birds of ...Read Review

Desert God: A Novel of Ancient Egypt

By Wilbur Smith - Published 2014

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Wilbur Smith’s latest historical novel set in ancient Egypt features the tale of Taita, a complex character and former slave who was ...Read Review

Assegai

By Wilbur Smith - Published 2009

Genres:

AdventureSaga

Popular adventure novelist Smith sets his latest tale of the sprawling, ambitious Courtney family in British East Africa as the world gears up ...Read Review

The Quest

By Wilbur Smith - Published 2007

Genres:

AdventureFantasyRomance

In the fourth novel of Wilbur Smith’s Egyptian series, the story of Taita the eunuch continues but delves further into the phenomena ...Read Review