The Fatal Flame

The Fatal Flame

Lyndsay Faye

Heralded via Gillian Flynn as “so astonishing . . . amazing,” the ultimate installment in Lyndsay Faye's Timothy Wilde series--now in paperback! 

No one in 1840s manhattan likes fires, yet Copper megastar Timothy Wilde least of all. So while an arsonist with an time table starts threatening Alderman Robert Symmes, a corrupt and strong chief excessive within the Tammany corridor ranks, Wilde isn’t extremely joyful to be concerned. His reservations enhance extra while his brother Valentine proclaims that he’ll be working opposed to Symmes within the upcoming election, making either himself and Timothy a bunch of strong enemies.

Meanwhile, the affection of Wilde’s existence, Mercy Underhill, unexpectedly indicates up on his doorstep and takes lower than her wing a ravenous orphan with a tenuous take hold of on fact. It quickly turns into transparent that this wisp of a lady could be the key to preventing those that were surroundings hearth to structures around the city—if purely they could comprehend her cryptic descriptions and discover what she understands. Boisterous and suspenseful, The deadly Flame is jam-packed with cherished Gotham personalities in addition to numerous new stars, culminating in a fiery and surprising end.

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