By Deanna Raybourn
London, 1888. As colourful and unfettered because the butterflies she collects, Victorian adventuress Veronica Speedwell can’t face up to the attract of an unique mystery—particularly one regarding her enigmatic colleague, Stoker. His former excursion companion has vanished from an archaeological dig with a beneficial diadem unearthed from the newly found tomb of an Egyptian princess. This disappearance is simply the newest in a string of unlucky occasions that experience plagued the debatable excursion, and rumors abound that the curse of the vengeful princess has been unleashed because the shadowy determine of Anubis himself stalks the streets of London.
however the perils of an old curse are usually not the one demanding situations Veronica needs to face as sordid information and malevolent enemies emerge from Stoker’s earlier. stuck in a tangle of conspiracies and threats—and thrust into the general public eye by means of an enterprising new foe—Veronica needs to separate proof from fable to resolve an online of duplicity that threatens to price Stoker everything...
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A Treacherous Curse (A Veronica Speedwell Mystery) by Deanna Raybourn