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Richard Ford originally hails from Leeds in the heartland of Yorkshire but now resides in the wild fens of Cambridgeshire.

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Hangman’s Gate Cover

Hello all


Feast your eyes on the ARC cover and blurb for my forthcoming novel, Hangman’s Gate, book two in the War of the Archons series. It’s out in June, and as you can clearly see there’s a theme as regards the style of the cover image.


If there’s any bloggers out there who’d like an advance copy for review, feel free to hit me up on Twitter and I’ll put you in touch with the relevant peeps.


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