The ATTILA trilogy is a bloodstained epic about the Fall of Rome, and its enigmatic destroyer: Attila the Hun. ATTILA, the first in the trilogy, has sold 50,000 in paperback and the hardback of ATTILA: THE GATHERING OF THE STORM has sold 7,000 copies already It's a story of sex, power and extreme violence and the events that put the final nails in the coffin of Roman Europe. Attila is one of those elusive figures whose notoriety is only exceeded by his mystery. The perfect mix for historical fiction. William Napier is a fantastic craftsman of prose and possesses a wealth of knowledge of the time. An impressive combination. William Napier has received excellent reviews: '[A] rip-roaring account of the boyhood of Attila the Hun, a tale jam-packed with epic set pieces, bloody battles ... [a] gripping novel' Daily Mail. '[A] rattling good yarn... Napier tells a great story, complete with smells and sounds, and lots of gore ... I couldn't put it down' Big Issue. 'If you think you don't like historical fiction, you haven't read William Napier' The Times
William Napier was born in 1965 and educated in Cheltenham, Oxford and London. He lives in Wiltshire and travels widely.