“Agatha Christie was a revolutionary writer, one of the first to make the detective story accessible, with clean, easy prose.” (Kate Mosse, New York Times
bestselling author of Labyrinth)
“Will keep the reader guessing until the very end.” (Literary Review)
From the Back Cover
Little did Anthony Cade suspect that an errand for a friend would place him at the center of a deadly conspiracy. Drawn into a web of intrigue, he begins to realize that the simple favor has placed him in serious danger.
As events unfold, the combined forces of Scotland Yard and the French Sûreté gradually converge on Chimneys, the great country estate that hides an amazing secret. . . .