The next volume in the bestselling Pantheon series, over 75,000 copies sold to date in its first two years.
The date is 4 Jaguar 1 Monkey 1 House – November 25th 2012 by the old reckoning – and the Aztec Empire rules the world. In the jungle-infested city of London, one man defies them: the masked vigilante known as the Conquistador. He is recruited to spearhead an uprising, and discovers a terrible truth about the Aztec and thier gods, but a Detective, Mal Vaughan, has been put on his trail and the clock is ticking.
The clock is ticking. Apocalypse looms, unless the Conquistador can help assassinate the mysterious, immortal Aztec emperor, the Great Speaker. But his mission is complicated by Mal Vaughn, a police detective who is on his trail, determined to bring him to justice.
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Higher on action and violence than Lovegrove's previous books, the novel still manages to portray convincingly the psychology of its two antiheroes and paint a vivid picture of Aztec lore.Read Full Review of Age of Aztec | See more reviews from Guardian
It’s a thoroughly engrossing novel, with well-written chase sequences that feature people about whom we care – we may not always like them, but we’re always invested in them – and some epic battle scenes.Read Full Review of Age of Aztec
The level of historical research in ‘Age Of Aztec’ is incredible, and it’s rare that you stumble across a writer who can combine that attention to detail with the ability to tell a gripping, riveting story and can, putting it bluntly, actually write. . .Read Full Review of Age of Aztec
For me, James’ Age series is one that not only rode into a new direction but is one that has set the standard for others to follow.Read Full Review of Age of Aztec
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