Seven Dials

Seven Dials

eBook - 2003
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Thomas Pitt, mainstay of Her Majesty’s Special Branch, is summoned to Connaught Square mansion, where the body of a junior diplomat lies huddled in a wheelbarrow. Nearby stands the tenant of the house, the beautiful, notorious Egyptian woman Ayesha Zakhari, who falls under the shadow of suspicion. Pitt’s orders are to protect—at all costs—the good name of the third person in the garden: senior cabinet minister Saville Ryerson. The distinguished public servant, whispered to be Ayesha’s lover, insists that she is as innocent as Pitt himself. Pitt’s journey to uncover the truth takes him from Egyptian cotton fields to the insidious London slum called Seven Dials—and ultimately to a packed London courtroom in which shocking secrets will at last be revealed.

Baker & Taylor
In the sequel to Southampton Row, Thomas Pitt of Her Majesty's Special Branch must tread a narrow line between justice and scandal as he investigates the murder of a junior diplomat, whose body turns up at a Connaught Square mansion inhabited by the notorious Egyptian woman Ayesha Zakhari and her rumored lover, Senior Cabinet Minister Saville Ryerson. 100,000 first printing.

Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, c2003
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780345463524
0345463528
Characteristics: 345 p. ; 25 cm

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Aug 02, 2016

This was a complicated but exciting plot with a surprise ending. I enjoyed it.

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lisastitch
Mar 30, 2010

Interesting seeing how Pitt grows as he works in the Special Branch

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