The Blooding

The Blooding

Book - 2014
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1812; Britain is at war with the United States.Matthew Hawkwood, former soldier and spy, has unexpectedly arrived in America. His plan is to head for Canada and the sanctuary of the British lines. But when he gets to Albany, headquarters of the American Northern Army, he spots a familiar face within a consignment of British prisoners - Major William Lawrence.As Hawkwood and Lawrence make their bid for freedom, they uncover a plan by the Americans to launch an invasion against Canada. If Montreal and Quebec fall into American hands, they will gain control of the entire continent.Hawkwood and Lawrence must pass the information to the British before it's too late. First they must survive the journey through the Adironack mountains, known as the Mohawk Iroquois 'Hunting Grounds'. But buried deep in Hawkwood's past is an old alliance, one which could save their lives and Canada from American rule...

Publisher: London : HarperCollins Publishers, 2014.
ISBN: 9780007394593
Characteristics: 481 p. :,map ;,24 cm.


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Feb 24, 2016

This is Hawkwood's "origin story" as they say in comic book land. We finally learn how a Brit ended up using a Native American name. If you enjoy your action adventure with a little history thrown into the mix, pick up this series today; you'll be happy you did.

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