Laurie R. King is the New York Times bestselling author of thirteen Mary Russell mysteries, five contemporary novels featuring Kate Martinelli, the Stuyvesant & Grey novels Touchstone and The Bones of Paris, and the acclaimed A Darker Place, Folly, and Keeping Watch. She lives in Northern California.
"An engaging romp guaranteed to please . . . perfectly written in the style of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle."--USA Today
"Brilliant . . . [This] tangled web includes some very high
comedy from Gilbert and Sullivan, pirates, and early
moviemaking."--Booklist (starred review) "Fast-paced and
funny."--St. Louis Post-Dispatch LAURIE R. KING'S
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"Audacious." --Los Angeles Times "Delightful and creative." --The Wall Street Journal "Lively adventure in the very best of intellectual company."--The New York Times Book Review "Rousing . . . riveting . . . suspenseful." --Chicago Sun-Times "Beguiling . . . tantalizing." --The Boston Globe