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David Anthony Durham

DAVID ANTHONY DURHAM is the author of Pride of Carthage, the Acacia Trilogy, and other works of historical fiction and fantasy. His novels have twice been New York Times Notable Books, have won the 2001 First Novel Award and the 2002 Alex Award from the American Library Association, and have been translated into eight  languages. Durham won the 2009 John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer of Science Fiction. He currently lives in Edinburgh, Scotland.


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Acacia
Written by David Anthony Durham
Anchor | Trade Paperback | April 2012
$15.95/18.95(Canada) | 978-0-307-94713-0 (0-307-94713-0)

The first book in David Anthony Durham’s acclaimed fantasy series, the Acacia Trilogy—a timeless tale of heroism and betrayal, of treachery and revenge, of primal wrongs and ultimate redemption.

Leodan Akaran, ruler of the Known World, has inherited generations of apparent peace and prosperity, won ages ago by his ancestors. A widower...

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Acacia
Written by David Anthony Durham
Anchor | Paperback | August 2008
$7.99/9.99(Canada) | 978-0-385-72252-0 (0-385-72252-4)

“David Anthony Durham has serious chops. I can’t wait to read whatever he writes next."
—George R. R. Martin

Welcome to Acacia . . .
 
Born into generations of prosperity, the four royal children of the Akaran dynasty know little of the world outside their opulent island paradise. But when an assassin strikes at...

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Gabriel's Story
Written by David Anthony Durham
Anchor | Trade Paperback | April 2002
$15.95/20.95(Canada) | 978-0-385-72033-5 (0-385-72033-5)

When Gabriel Lynch moves with his mother and brother from a brownstone in Baltimore to a dirt-floor hovel on a homestead in Kansas, he is not pleased. He does not dislike his new stepfather, a former slave, but he has no desire to submit to a life of drudgery and toil... Read more






The Other Lands
Written by David Anthony Durham
Anchor | Trade Paperback | April 2012
$15.95/18.95(Canada) | 978-0-307-94714-7 (0-307-94714-9)

“David Anthony Durham has serious chops. I can’t wait to read whatever he writes next."
—George R. R. Martin

David Anthony Durham’s gripping Acacia Trilogy continues with an epic novel where loyalties are tested, new worlds are discovered, and battle lines are being drawn.
 
A few years have passed since Queen Corinn has usurped...

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The Other Lands
Written by David Anthony Durham
Anchor | Paperback | August 2010
$7.99/8.99(Canada) | 978-0-307-38676-2 (0-307-38676-7)

“David Anthony Durham has serious chops. I can’t wait to read whatever he writes next."
—George R. R. Martin

David Anthony Durham’s gripping Acacia Trilogy continues with an epic novel where loyalties are tested, new worlds are discovered, and battle lines are being drawn.
 
A few years have passed since Queen Corinn has usurped...

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Pride of Carthage
Written by David Anthony Durham
Anchor | Trade Paperback | January 2006
$16.95/19.95(Canada) | 978-0-385-72249-0 (0-385-72249-4)

This epic retelling of the legendary Carthaginian military leader’s assault on the Roman empire begins in Ancient Spain, where Hannibal Barca sets out with tens of thousands of soldiers and 30 elephants. After conquering the Roman city of Saguntum, Hannibal wages his campaign through the outposts of the empire, shrewdly befriending... Read more






The Risen
Written by David Anthony Durham
Anchor | Trade Paperback | April 18, 2017
$16.95/22.95(Canada) | 978-0-307-94855-7 (0-307-94855-2)

From the author of the widely praised Pride of Carthage, the superb fictional rendering of Hannibal’s epic military campaigns against Carthage’s archenemy Rome, comes the perfect follow-up: an equally superb novel of the legendary gladiator Spartacus and the vast slave revolt he led that came ever so close to bringing Rome... Read more






The Risen
Written by David Anthony Durham
Doubleday | Hardcover | May 2016
$28.95/38.95(Canada) | 978-0-385-53566-3 (0-385-53566-X)

From the author of the widely praised Pride of Carthage, the superb fictional rendering of Hannibal’s epic military campaigns against Carthage’s archenemy Rome, comes the perfect follow-up: an equally superb novel of the legendary gladiator Spartacus and the vast slave revolt he led that came ever so close to bringing Rome... Read more






The Sacred Band
Written by David Anthony Durham
Anchor | Trade Paperback | April 2012
$16.95/21.95(Canada) | 978-0-307-94715-4 (0-307-94715-7)

“David Anthony Durham has serious chops. I can’t wait to read whatever he writes next."
—George R. R. Martin


David Anthony Durham’s acclaimed fantasy saga, the Acacia Trilogy, continues . . .
 
As The Sacred Band begins, Queen Corinn bestrides the world as a result of her mastery of spells from the Book...

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Walk Through Darkness
Written by David Anthony Durham
Anchor | Trade Paperback | August 2003
$13.00/20.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-72036-6 (0-385-72036-X)

When he learns that his pregnant wife has been spirited off to a distant city, William responds as any man might—he drops everything to pursue her. But as a fugitive slave in Antebellum America, he must run a terrifying gauntlet, eluding the many who would re-enslave him while learning to trust... Read more





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