Death on the Nevskii Prospekt

Death on the Nevskii Prospekt

David Dickinson

“Dickinson textures his canvas with old element as thick because the oil paint on one in all his favourite work via Turner.”—Kirkus Reviews

“Lovers of British old mysteries will take pleasure in Powerscourt’s most recent adventures.”—Booklist

“Splendid entertainment.”—Publishers Weekly

In 1904, Powerscourt comes out of retirement to visit Russia in a single of the strangest instances of his occupation. A British diplomat has been came across, his throat lower, on one of many bridges spanning the Nevskii Prospekt in St Petersburg. It transpires that the diplomat knew a secret—and that mystery killed him. As Powerscourt strides throughout the halls of the wintry weather Palace and falls foul of the Okhrana, the Russian mystery police, he has to take care of different concerns. Russia is at the verge of revolution, and he needs to remedy the crime and break out to England earlier than time runs out.

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