Book three in the Simon Ellice Series is a fast-paced, suspenseful and evocative thriller, which bounces between the lush tranquillity of rural Hampshire and the atmospheric darkness of hedonistic London Town.
After what feels like a lifetime of mayhem, Simon Ellice returns to the Hampshire village where he grew up. He enjoys the solace and tranquility of rural life, working on a farm and getting to know the lively locals, but suddenly Si walks right into a deadly mystery.
Old friends are going missing and then turning up dead. Si dives into London's underworld to uncover a conspiracy of poisoning, murder and pagan ritual that threatens those closest to him.
Written with Humphris’ razor-sharp style, this is Simon Ellice's darkest and most challenging adventure yet.
Number of pages: 512