Found Wanting: A Novel

Found Wanting: A Novel

Robert Goddard

In the summer season of 1909, an unassuming English bobby crossed paths with Russian royalty. Now, a century later, the key entrusted to him is ready to be published.

Richard Eusden is on his strategy to paintings in London one unremarkable iciness morning whilst he's intercepted through his ex-wife, who asks him to ferry an outdated connecté case to their pal Marty Hewitson in Brussels. Richard expects to be again in London in the day, yet in Belgium, Marty is nowhere to be stumbled on. as a substitute, Richard comes face-to-face with a ruthless kidnapper and his outrageous call for: the connecté case in trade for Marty’s life.

The determined try and keep his outdated pal units Richard off on a race throughout Germany after which north, first to Copenhagen, then to Helsinki. regardless of the contents of the case, they hyperlink a Danish rich person and his family’s darkish mystery to the deaths of numerous blameless humans. And now that key is commencing to tug on the threads of a bigger mystery—one regarding the destiny of the Grand Duchess Anastasia, final of the Romanovs.

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