It is just before The outbreak of World War I and Britain must enlist the aide of Russia. Czar Nicholas''s nephew is to visit London for secret naval talks with Lord Walden, who has lived in Russia and has a Russian wife, Lydia. But there are other people who are interested in the arrival of Prince Alexei: the Waldens'' only daughter, Charlotte - willful, idealistic, and with an awakening social conscience; Basil Thompson, head of the Special Branch; and, above all, Feliks Kschessinky, the..
A new translation of a haunting tale about the lengths to which people will go to escape from guilt and book four of the Inspector Maigret series. On a trip to..Купить Подробнее
Spiralling into an alcohol-fuelled depression after killing a man in the line of duty, Inspector Kurt Wallander has made up his When an old acquaintance seeks..Купить Детально
In the town of Ada, Oklahoma, Ron Williamson was going to be the next Mickey Mantle. But on his way to the Big Leagues, Ron stumbled, his dreams broken by..Купить Описание
Marian Sutro is an outsider: the daughter of a diplomat, brought up on the shores of Lake Geneva and in England, half French, half British, naive yet too..Купить Подробнее
Pretty, young Anne Beddingfeld comes to London looking for adventure. But adventure finds her when she sees a man fall off an Underground platform and die on..Купить Описание
Every morning Hakan von Enke takes a walk in the forest near his apartment in Stockholm. However, one winter''s day he fails to come home. It seems that the..Купить Детально