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The Scent of Danger: 18 Paperback – 31 March 2021

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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Canongate Books Ltd; Main edition (31 March 2021)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 240 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 1780296797
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1780296791
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 13.72 x 1.78 x 21.59 cm
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A satisfying mix of mystery and Elizabethan history. Suggest to fans of Suzanne M. Wolfe's recent The Course of All Treasons (2019), starring another Elizabethan spy, Nicholas Holt-- "Booklist on A Deadly Betrothal"

Among the most action-packed of Buckley's always-engrossing looks at Elizabethan lives and times-- "Kirkus Reviews on The Reluctant Assassin"

An action-packed mystery bathed in impeccable historic atmosphere-- "Kirkus Reviews"

An authentic Elizabethan cliffhanger-- "Kirkus Reviews on A Web of Silk"

Engrossing ... Fans of Tudor historicals who value authentic period color will be rewarded-- "Publishers Weekly on A Web of Silk"

Gripping... Details of the personal lives of those closest to Ursula complement the political intrigue. Buckley reinforces her place as the queen of Elizabethan historical-- "Publishers Weekly"

The 17th entry in Buckley's authentically detailed mystery series will please fans of historical whodunits and Elizabethan-era fiction-- "Booklist on A Web of Silk"

About the Author

Fiona Buckley is the author of seventeen previous Ursula Blanchard mysteries, and a historical saga, Late Harvest. Under her real name, Valerie Anand, she is the author of numerous historical novels, including the much-loved bridges Over Time series. Brought up in London, she now lives in Surrey.

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