Sharpe's Devil (The Sharpe Series #21) - Bernard Cornwell

From New York Times bestselling author Bernard Cornwell, another exciting adventure in the world-renowned   Sharpe series, chronicling the rise of Richard Sharpe, a Private in His Majesty’s Army at the siege of Seringapatam.

Five years after the Battle of Waterloo, Sharpe’s peaceful retirement in Normandy is shattered. An old friend, Don Blas Vivar, is missing in Chile, reported dead at rebel hands – a report his wife refuses to believe. She appeals to Sharpe to find out the truth.

Sharpe, along with Patrick Harper, find themselves bound for Chile via St. Helena, where they have a fateful meeting with the fallen Emperor Napoleon. Convinced that they are on their way to collect a corpse, neither man can imagine that dangers that await them in Chile...

Rate this book


Release date: 1992
Genres: history
Tags: military
Updated: August 22, 2021

The Sharpe Series :: Series

Also known as Richard Sharpe and Sharpe.

The Sharpe Series charts Richard Sharpe's progress in the British Army during the Napoleonic Wars. He begins in Sharpe's Tiger as a Private in the 33rd Regiment of foot, who becomes a Sergeant by the end of the book, and an Ensign in the 74th Regiment who is transferred to the newly formed 95th Rifles as a Second-Lieutenant during Sharpe's Trafalgar. He is gradually promoted through the ranks, finally becoming a Lieutenant Colonel in Sharpe's Waterloo.

The books are listed here in chronological order.

Sharpe's Christmas
Sharpe's Tiger (The Sharpe Series #1)
Sharpe's Triumph (The Sharpe Series #2)
Sharpe's Fortress (The Sharpe Series #3)
Sharpe's Trafalgar (The Sharpe Series #4)
Sharpe's Prey (The Sharpe Series #5)
Sharpe's Rifles (The Sharpe Series #6)
Sharpe's Havoc (The Sharpe Series #7)
Sharpe's Eagle (The Sharpe Series #8)
Sharpe's Gold (The Sharpe Series #9)
Sharpe's Escape (The Sharpe Series #10)
Sharpe's Fury (The Sharpe Series #11)
Sharpe's Battle (The Sharpe Series #12)
Sharpe's Company (The Sharpe Series #13)7.00
Sharpe's Sword (The Sharpe Series #14)
Sharpe's Enemy (The Sharpe Series #15)
Sharpe's Honor (The Sharpe Series #16)
Sharpe's Regiment (The Sharpe Series #17)
Sharpe's Siege (The Sharpe Series #18)
Sharpe's Revenge (The Sharpe Series #19)
Sharpe's Waterloo (The Sharpe Series #20)
Sharpe's Devil (The Sharpe Series #21)
Sharpe’s Assassin (The Sharpe Series #22)7.50