A fresh translation to tie in to the brand new BBC adaptation
A young Gascon gentleman, D'Artagnan, arrives in Paris determined to join the infamous King's guards and is soon befriended by the band of musketeers, Athos, Porthos, and Aramis, famed for their impressive swordplay and fearless spirit. With the treacherous Cardinal Richelieu and his seductive spy, Milady, weaving a web of deceit and royal intrigue, the friends are soon drawn into an evil plot. To defend the Queen's honor and protect the King they must discover the truth, encountering stolen diamonds, Louis XIII, love, murder, and vengeance along the way. A swashbuckling tale of chivalry, romance, daring rooftop duels, and most of all, adventure.
Paperback, 672 pages
Published on April 1, 2014 by BBC Books
ISBN-10: 1849907498
ISBN-13: 9781849907491
4 Book Reviews
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  • TheskullFriday, July 3, 2015 at 10:25 am
    This book is about a boy named D'artanian who wants to become a member of the Kings soldiers or Musketeers but someone stole his invtision! It is really good.
    • gap430
      gap430Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 1:12 pm
      I really want to read this, but it is really long! it seems so interesting!
      • 8765309kid
        8765309kidWednesday, April 2, 2014 at 8:00 pm
        I have not read this yet, but it sounds like a wonderful book, and many people really like it. Soon enough, I'll read it. The only reason it's still around is because it is a great classic! I wonder how D'Artagnan will feel when I read about him...
        • familyislife6
          familyislife6Thursday, December 17, 2015 at 2:15 pm
          Its good so far to me +Theskull is right about the book!!!