When your boss is the Queen of England, you never know what the day will bring.
For Gentleman Investigator for the Crown, Sir Maurice Newbury, it is likely to involve rooftop chases, sword fights, races through the Underground, and the most terrifying case of murders to ever plague London.
When an Egyptian mummy is unveiled, a string of mysterious murders follows in its wake, drawing Newbury into a web of occult intrigue.
Meanwhile, Miss Veronica Hobbes becomes increasingly perplexed by a growing pool of young women who have disappeared after being used as props in a magician s stage act. But what appears to be a straightforward investigation pulls Miss Hobbes into mortal danger.
So begins another thrilling Newbury & Hobbes investigation a weird and wonderful adventure quite unlike any other.
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