By Alan Bradley
NEW YORK occasions BESTSELLER
Alan Bradley, writer of the main award-winning sequence debut of any 12 months, returns with one other impossible to resist Flavia de Luce novel
In the hamlet of Bishop’s Lacey, the insidiously shrewdpermanent and unflappable eleven-year-old sleuth Flavia de Luce had requested a Gypsy lady to inform her fortune—never anticipating to later stumble around the negative soul, bludgeoned nearly to dying within the wee hours in her personal caravan. was once this an act of retribution by means of these confident that the soothsayer kidnapped a neighborhood baby years in the past? definitely Flavia is aware the bliss of settling ratings; revenge is a pleasant hobby while one has odious older sisters. yet how may possibly this crime be attached to the lacking child? because the crimson herrings pile up, Flavia needs to variety via clues fishy and foul to untangle darkish deeds and unsafe secrets.