The Queen's Man: A John Shakespeare Mystery (John Shakespeare Mystery, Book 6)

The Queen's Man: A John Shakespeare Mystery (John Shakespeare Mystery, Book 6)

Rory Clements


For fanatics of C J Sansom and S J Parris, THE QUEEN'S guy introduces the Queen's undercover agent John Shakespeare within the prequel to Rory Clements' acclaimed and bestselling sequence of Tudor secret agent thrillers. Clements, winner of the Ellis Peters old Fiction Award, 'does for Elizabeth's reign what C.J. Sansom does for Henry VIII's' Sunday Times

England is a Judas nest of conspiracy

It is 1582, and the clash among Protestant and Catholic threatens to rip the rustic in . whereas Queen Elizabeth I holds the reins of energy, there are these whose loyalty lies together with her imprisoned cousin, Mary Queen of Scots.

On his first significant undertaking for Sir Francis Walsingham, the younger John Shakespeare is ordered to find a conspiracy to unfastened the Stuart queen from Sheffield citadel. All too quickly, he realises that the tentacles of the plot succeed in deep into his local Warwickshire and threaten his personal family and friends. His responsibility lies with Elizabeth - yet how a long way will he visit shield these he loves?

About the Author:
Rory Clements is the bestselling writer of the toilet Shakespeare sequence of Tudor secret agent thrillers. His six acclaimed novels, Martyr, Revenger, Prince, Traitor, The Heretics and The Queen's guy, stick to Elizabeth's Intelligencer, John Shakespeare, brother to the playwright William, during the darkish underworld of Tudor England as he unmasks the traitors and conspirators who plot opposed to the Queen. Rory Clements received the Crime Writers' organization Ellis Peters historic Fiction Award in 2010 for Revenger, and has been shortlisted for CWA Awards for Martyr, Prince and The Heretics. A television sequence is at the moment in improvement. discover extra at www.roryclements.co.uk

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