"A rich tapestry of period details . . . Perry keeps up the suspense right to the end.""--"Baltimore" Sun""When it comes to the Victorian murder mystery, no one can top [Anne] Perry. . . . This is one of her best."--"San Francisco Examiner" "Scenes are brilliantly etched . . . [Perry is] the most adroit sleight-of-hand practitioner since Agatha Christie."--"Chicago Sun-Times""Meticulously constructed . . . Perry's images of the carnage and confusion of battle are relentless in their intensity, unflinching in their truth-telling detail."--"The New York Times Book Review" "A welcome and entertaining read . . . Perry writes with a deft sense of history and place."--"The Cincinnati Post"
The eleventh bestselling novel featuring William Monk from acclaimed author Anne Perry