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3: The Prince of Lies

Elizabethan spy Mal Catlyn has everything he ever wanted—his twin brother Sandy restored to health, his family estate reclaimed and a son to inherit it—but his work is far from over. The renegade skraylings, the guisers, are still plotting; their leader Jathekkil has reincarnated as the young Henry Tudor. But with the prince still a child, Mal has a slim chance of destroying his enemies while they are at their weakest.

With Sandy’s help Mal learns to harness his own magic in the fight against the guisers, but it may be too late to save England. Schemes set in motion decades ago are at last coming to fruition, and the barrier between the dreamlands and the waking world is wearing thin…

Publication dates

  • Ebook and US paperback: 29 October 2013
  • UK paperback: 7 November 2013
  • Audiobook: 29 October 2013

Available to pre-order now!


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Read by James Langton, award-winning narrator of The Chronicles of Prydain. Available unabridged, as audio CD, MP3 CD or download.

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