Friday, December 07, 2012

King of the Khyber Rifles - Talbot Mundy

Athelstan King gets a surprising notification. Yasmini has changed her mind and now considers him the only British officer with enough brains to fill his hat. So it is the hill country and subterfuge and disguise for him to rendezvous with the princess and her designs in all senses in an ancient fortress. Which has both fantastic secrets and a hell of a lot of ammunition. The final part lets it down a bit. 3.5 out of 5