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The Road to Rome becomes a bestseller!

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parthianbow
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The Road to Rome becomes a bestseller!

Postby parthianbow » Wed August 18th, 2010, 11:02 am

I'm very proud, and thrilled, to announce that my latest book, The Road to Rome, has reached no. 4 in the Sunday Times bestseller charts in its first week of publication! Excitement overload! :D :cool: :)
Ben Kane
Bestselling author of Roman military fiction.
Spartacus - UK release 19 Jan. 2012. US release June 2012.

http://www.benkane.net
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TonyHays
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Outstanding!

Postby TonyHays » Wed August 18th, 2010, 12:16 pm

That's outstanding, Ben! I'm very excited for you. Quality wins everytime!

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Leo62
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Postby Leo62 » Wed August 18th, 2010, 12:32 pm

Congratulations Ben - that's fantastic!

Looking forward to you turning up on the couch on The One Show in the very near future :D
listen:there's a hell
of a good universe next door;let's go
ee cummings

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sweetpotatoboy
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Postby sweetpotatoboy » Wed August 18th, 2010, 1:14 pm

Yay! How fantastic.

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Anna Elliott
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Postby Anna Elliott » Wed August 18th, 2010, 1:56 pm

Congratulations, Ben!! That is such wonderful news!
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new book: Dark Moon of Avalon, coming Sept 14 from Simon &Schuster (Touchstone)
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fljustice
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Postby fljustice » Wed August 18th, 2010, 4:39 pm

Congratulations, Ben! Wonderful news. :D
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LoveHistory
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Postby LoveHistory » Wed August 18th, 2010, 4:45 pm

That's wonderful, Ben! Congratulations!

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cw gortner
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Postby cw gortner » Wed August 18th, 2010, 6:03 pm

CONGRATS, Ben!! That's marvelous news and well-deserved!
THE QUEEN'S VOW available on June 12, 2012!
THE TUDOR SECRET, Book I in the Elizabeth I Spymaster Chronicles
[B]THE CONFESSIONS OF CATHERINE DE MEDICI
THE LAST QUEEN
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www.cwgortner.com

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EC2
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Postby EC2 » Wed August 18th, 2010, 6:41 pm

That's brilliant Ben - well done!
Les proz e les vassals
Souvent entre piez de chevals
Kar ja li coard n’I chasront

'The Brave and the valiant
Are always to be found between the hooves of horses
For never will cowards fall down there.'

Histoire de Guillaume le Mareschal

www.elizabethchadwick.com

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Libby
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Postby Libby » Wed August 18th, 2010, 9:57 pm

Well done! That's an amazing achievement.
By Loyalty Bound - the story of the mistress of Richard III.

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