< Taboo

Taboo
  • Rating: 9,50
  • Year of issue: 2017

After 10 years in Africa, and believed dead, James Delaney returns to Britain for his father’s funeral. He abandons his half-sister’s deal to sell inherited small land on the west coast of North America, knowing that its value will increase. Intending to build his own trading company in partnership with the British government and East Trading Company, he eventually enters into conflict.

  • James Delaney returns to 1814 London after 10 years in Africa to claim a mysterious legacy left to him by his father.
  • As James Delaney assembles his league of the damned, an unexpected arrival threatens to disrupt his plans.
  • James Delaney decides to take radical action in order to safeguard himself from those intent on his demise.
  • Blacklisted, James Delaney sets out to protect his business by any means necessary.
  • James Delaney is blackmailed into a dangerous mission, whilst animosity between the Crown and Company escalates to a new level.
  • The East India Company declares war on James Delaney, whilst a family revelation drives him into dark and haunted places.
  • A devastating betrayal puts James Delaney’s freedom in jeopardy, handing his enemies the opportunity they've been longing for.
  • As James Delaney conspires to escape, an enraged Prince Regent unleashes one final plan to destroy him.