Captain Alatriste (Captain Alatriste, Book 1)

April 8, 2021
Captain Alatriste (Captain Alatriste, Book 1)

Captain Alatriste is a swordsman for hire in Spain at a timewhen Court intrigue is high and the decadent young king has draggedthe country into a series of disastrous wars. As a hired blade,Alatriste becomes involved in many political plots and must live byhis wits. He comes face to face with hired assassins, courtplayers, political moles, smugglers, pirates and of course, theinfamous Spanish Inquisition...Introducing Iñigo Balboa, Alatriste's young page; Quevedo, asubversive poet who likes to start fights in the local tavern, theelegant Count of Guadalmedina, and the beautiful but deadlyAngelica de Alquezar, CAPTAIN ALATRISTE is a thrilling tale ofadventure and intrigue that will appeal to anyone who enjoyed TheThree Musketeers.