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.
An Incomplete Revenge
: A Maisie Dobbs Novel
Hardcover: Feb 2008
Paperback: 25 Nov 2008 Publication information
A Man Called Intrepid author dies aged 89(Dec 03 2013) William Stevenson, a journalist and author who drew on his close ties with intelligence sources to write two best-selling books in the 1970s, A Man Called...