David Gemmell was the UK's number one fantasy and historical velist until his death in 2006. A regular Sunday Times bestseller and international sensation, his legacy lives on through his vels and his influence on the fantasy genre. White Knight Black Swan was Gemmell's only published crime vel, released under the pseudonym Ross Harding. Building on the world Gemmell saw around him while working as a local journalist in eighties London, it shows a way of life w long gone. 'Bimbo' Jardine is a special man - a giant with a heart of gold, generous to his friends, feared by his enemies. His job is to collect money for Reardon, the local gangster, but everyone in this patch of South London kws him to be an hourable man, despite his capability for violence.But when Bimbo stops a homophobic attack, and then takes on the man who ordered it, he sets himself on a collision course with his own boss. Reardon cant be seen to back down. Bimbo believes he did the right thing and won't step away. And when the two men clash, other lives will be at risk.
David Andrew Gemmell (1948-2006) was the UK's number one fantasy author, penning more than 30 novels since his writing career began in 1984. The author of the ground-breaking Legend as well as the Drenai novels, the Rigante series, the Troy sequence and the hit Jon Shannow sequence, he is one of the most influential novelists in the genre,