By Anne Perry
Thomas Pitt, mainstay of Her Majesty’s unique department, is summoned to Connaught sq. mansion, the place the physique of a junior diplomat lies huddled in a wheelbarrow. close by stands the tenant of the home, the gorgeous, infamous Egyptian girl Ayesha Zakhari, who falls lower than the shadow of suspicion. Pitt’s orders are to protect—at all costs—the sturdy identify of the 3rd individual within the backyard: senior cupboard minister Saville Ryerson. the prestigious public servant, whispered to be Ayesha’s lover, insists that she is as blameless as Pitt himself. Pitt’s trip to discover the reality takes him from Egyptian cotton fields to the insidious London slum referred to as Seven Dials—and finally to a packed London court during which stunning secrets and techniques will finally be revealed.
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