Auguste Lupa, reputed son of the greatest detective of all time--and possessor of a brilliant deductive mind in his own right--is summoned to the court of the Czar. There, with a bit of assistance from none other than Holmes and Watson, he untangles a chilling plot that holds the Winter Palace in a lethal grip...*Publishers Weekly
- Paperback | 268 pages
- 134.62 x 200.66 x 15.24mm | 249.47g
- 04 Nov 2003
- Penguin Putnam Inc
- New American Library
- New York, United States
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About John Lescroart
John Lescroart is the author of nineteen previous novels, including "The Betrayal, The Suspect, The Hunt Club, The Motive, The Second Chair, The First Law, The Oath, The Hearing," and "Nothing But the Truth." He lives in Northern California.