Treason, heresy and revolt in Queen Elizabeth's England . . .
Elizabeth's reign is reaching its winter and England's old adversaries are fading. But in a world on the brink of change, showing any weakness can be fatal...
The fourth in the thrilling, bestselling Elizabeth crime series from S. W. Perry takes hero Nicholas Shelby and his new wife to Padua, where danger follows with every turn
‘No-one is better than S. W. Perry at leading us through the squalid streets of London in the sixteenth century’ Andrew Swanston
The long awaited sequel to The Angel's Mark
Longlisted for the Crime Writers' Association Historical Fiction Dagger, 2019