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About The Book
War comes to Narida and Nothing Will Be The Same Again.
As the Black Keep Council prepares for war, journeying far to protect their lands and friend, The God-King and his sister try to keep Narida together in the face of betrayal while the Splinter King remains at large.
The Golden and his hordes of raiders press their advantage and sweep across the land with unholy powers.
Sacrifices will be made, and not everyone will make it back to Black Keep alive...
- Publisher: Solaris (September 27, 2022)
- Length: 672 pages
- ISBN13: 9781786187260
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"An outstanding tale of honor, religion, politics, and crime. Epic fantasy readers will find characters to cheer for and action to love." -- Publishers Weekly, starred review
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"... if you’re looking for a Firefly-like tale, filled with characters like Damian Frey and the crew of the Ketty Jay, you won’t be disappointed with this one. A quick read, but an immensely entertaining one." -- sffworld.com
"Mike Brook's Dark Run is a rambunctious, rapidfire rollercoaster of a read. Get signed up and strapped in for a helluva ride!" -- Michael Cobley, author of the Humanity’s Fire series
"Intrigue, piracy and action, Dark Run is a page turning SF romp with an edge as sharp as mono-molecular blade." -- Gavin Smith, author of Veteran and War in Heaven
"A fast and wry SF adventure full of the deviousness and wit of Firefly." -- Stephen Deas on Dark Run
"Great fun... Golden Age chic!" -- Stephen Baxter on Dark Run
"Dark Run is a thrill-ride of non-stop action, wise-crackery and adventure in the vast vaults of outer space. I look forward to revisiting Ichabod Drift and the crew of the Keiko time and again… " -- Luke Scull
"Any fan of epic fantasy will find something to love here, particularly readers of Raymond E. Feist or Victor Milán." -- Publisher's Weekly (Starred Review for The Black Coast)
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