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Nikolai Dante #1: The Strangelove Gambit (Nikolai Dante [Novels] #1)

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In 2672 A.D., Russian rogue and womanizer Nikolai Dante, the most wanted man in the Empire, must elude his enemies and avoid the temptation of an elite finishing school full of nubile young women while attempting to thwart a mysterious and evil doctor who is plotting to unleash a terrifying new weapon on the innocent populace. Original.
Paperback, 253 pages
Published January 25th 2005 by Black Flame
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Mar 16, 2015 Paul rated it liked it
Shelves: sci-fi, comedy
A bit of a slow start but once it got it was fun.
Nov 26, 2007 Andy rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: Someone who has always wanted to be a theif.
Shelves: sci-fi
Short and sweet. A story about a mysterious but well-known thief Nikolai Dante. One of my favorite parts of the book is the universe. The way David Bishop writes is interesting.

Check this one out if you like thievery, love, and fighting.
Aug 10, 2013 Phil rated it liked it
A decent tongue in cheek (almost comical at times) story about Nikolai and his band of misfits. It tries a little to hard at times to be absurd.
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David James Bishop is a New Zealand screenwriter and author. He was a UK comics editor during the 1990s, running such titles as the Judge Dredd Megazine and 2000 AD, the latter between 1996 and the summer of 2000.

He has since become a prolific author and received his first drama scriptwriting credit when BBC Radio 4 broadcast his radio play Island Blue: Ronald in June 2006. In 2007, he won the PAG
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