Duncan is a writer of fantasy fiction novels and short stories that are set in a world influenced by Renaissance Europe. He has a Master’s Degree in History, and is particularly interested in the medieval and renaissance periods. He doesn’t live anywhere particularly exotic, and when not writing he enjoys cycling, skiing and windsurfing.
His second novel, ‘The Huntsman’s Amulet’ is coming in November 2013.
Soren is a young man with a unique gift. By chance he is plucked from a life of poverty and placed at the Academy of Swordsmen, where privilege and opportunity go hand in hand. Soren must try to make his way in this unfamiliar and hostile environment. All the while he is unwittingly becoming ever more involved in a deadly conspiracy that will require all of his skill with a sword to survive.