Slumdog Soldier

London, 1905. Sergeant Craig Harper is homeless. Rootless. Aimless. He isn’t looking for much. The next hot meal. The next mug of coffee. A place to lay his head. He’s not looking for friendship. Or trouble.

Until trouble finds him.

When a random act of kindness thrusts him into a brutal world of espionage and murder, he’s pulled into a secret war waged in the shadows. As Sergeant Harper becomes inextricably entwined in the lives of others, can he learn to trust again? Can he finally belong somewhere, after a lifetime running from ghosts?

Or will he cause more harm than good?




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