's A Murder By Any Name: An Elizabethan Spy Mystery PDF

ISBN-10: 1683317149

ISBN-13: 9781683317142

When a brutal homicide threatens the sanctity of the Elizabethan courtroom, it’s as much as a hot-tempered secret agent to avoid wasting the day.

The courtroom of Elizabeth I isn't any stranger to plotting and intrigue, however the royal retinue is thrown into chaos whilst the Queen’s youngest and sweetest lady-in-waiting is murdered, her physique left at the excessive altar of the Chapel Royal in Whitehall Palace. fixing the homicide would require the crafty and savvy possessed through just one guy. input Nicholas Holt, more youthful brother of the Earl of Blackwell—spy, rake, and proprietor of the notorious Black Sheep tavern within the seedy district of Bankside. Nick fast learns that operating for the Queen is a combined blessing. Elizabeth—salty-tongued, useless, and fiercely intelligent—can, with a look, both gift Nick with a handbag of gold or have his head forcibly removed.

When a moment lady-in-waiting is slain at Whitehall, the courtroom once more reels with surprise and dismay. at the path of a diabolical killer, Nick and his devoted sidekick—an huge, immense Irish Wolfhound named Hector—are treading on treacherous flooring, and basically the killer’s head on a platter can preserve them within the Queen’s strong graces.

Show description

Read or Download A Murder By Any Name: An Elizabethan Spy Mystery PDF

Best amateur sleuths books

Batter Off Dead: A Pennsylvania Dutch Mystery - download pdf or read online

From the nationwide bestselling writer of Butter secure Than Sorry Magdalena Yoder will get stuck up in a case of hotcake murder. .. throughout the annual church breakfast, Minerva J. Jay slumps over lifeless after stacks and stacks of pancakes. Police leader Ackerman wonders if the serving of deadly flapjacks is a case of attack and batter.

In Cold Pursuit: A Mystery from the Last Continent (Em - download pdf or read online

Sarah Andrews is celebrated for her well known secret sequence that includes forensic geologist Em Hansen. With In chilly Pursuit, she builds on that starting place and introduces a brand new lead personality during this compelling secret from the final continent. Valena Walker is a committed master's pupil in geology headed to Antarctica to review glaciology with the venerable Dr.

Download e-book for kindle: Mother Nature (Em Hansen Mysteries) by Sarah Andrews

Geologist Em Hansen digs into greed, deception, homicide. .. and different common mess ups. seeking to distract herself from the grief she feels over her father's fresh dying, geologist Em Hansen consents to enquire the rocky homicide of fellow geologist Janet Pinchon. requested to step in through Janet's father, a robust senator, Em travels to Northern California the place Janet's physique was once present in a roadside ditch.

Download e-book for kindle: Bones Behind the Wheel: A Haunted Guesthouse Mystery by E. J. Copperman

Barry Award-winning writer E. J. Copperman is again with the 10th hilarious installment in his nationwide bestselling Haunted Guesthouse mysteries. Haunted Guesthouse proprietress Alison Kerby and her ghostly visitor detective, Paul, “auto” understand higher than to dig into the case of a long-buried sedan and its now-skeletal driving force.

Additional resources for A Murder By Any Name: An Elizabethan Spy Mystery

Example text

Download PDF sample

A Murder By Any Name: An Elizabethan Spy Mystery

by Edward

Rated 4.68 of 5 – based on 31 votes