The No. 1 bestseller - perfect for fans of C.J. Sansom - and the fifth historical thriller featuring Giordano Bruno, heretic, philosopher and Tudor spy.
PARIS, 1585. A KING WITHOUT AN HEIR Giordano Bruno arrives in Paris to find a city on the edge of catastrophe.
King Henry III lives in fear of a coup by the fanatical Catholic League and another massacre on the streets.
A DEADLY CONSPIRACY IN PLAY When murder strikes at the heart of the Palace, Bruno finds himself on the trail of a killer who hides a terrible secret.
With the royal houses of France and England under threat, he must expose the truth - or be silenced for good...
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 512 pages
- Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
- Publication Date: 26/01/2017
- Category: Historical mysteries
- ISBN: 9780007481279