Vidocq. The name strikes terror in the Parisian underworld of 1818. As founder and chief of a newly created plainclothes police force, Vidocq has used his mastery of disguise and surveillance to capture some of Frances most notorious and elusive criminals. Now he is hot on the trail of a tantalizing mysterythe fate of the young dauphin Louis-Charles, son of Marie-Antoinette and King Louis XVI.
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by
Hardcover: Sep 2008
Paperback: 23 Jun 2009 Publication information
Ariana Franklin combines the best of modern forensic
thrillers with the drama of historical fiction in her second novel
in the Mistress of the Art of Death series, featuring medieval heroine Adelia Aguilar.
A sweeping, evocative epic of two women's intertwined fates and their search for identity, that moves from the lavish parlors of Shanghai courtesans to the fog-shrouded mountains of a remote Chinese...
YA author Ned Vizzini dies aged 32(Dec 20 2013) Ned Vizzini, the author of YA favorites It’s Kind of a Funny Story and Be More Chill, died Thursday in New York City. According to the Los Angeles Times,...