The Queen's Head Paperback
Part of the The Nicholas Bracewell Mysteries series
HE WAS EGOTISTICAL, VERBOSE AND HOT-HEADED TO A FAULT.
BUT HE DID NOT DESERVE TO DIE...His name was Will Fowler, an actor in the esteemed theatrical company called Lord Westfield's Men, a vibrant young man flushed from the success of a recent performance at The Queen's Head theatre.
So exuberant was he that he persuaded the resourceful manager of the company, Nicholas Bracewell, to quaff a pint or two at a nearby pub.
Alas, it was to be Will's last taste of beer. A tavern brawl left him dead - but not before he gasped for Nicholas to find his fast-fleeting, red-bearded murderer and administer a just revenge.
Yet finding Will's murderer in London's dark, crowded streets was a seemingly impossible task - not to mention the fact that Lord Westfield's Men were just commanded to appear at the court of Elizabeth I - an honour one dare not refuse ...
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 304 pages
- Publisher: Allison & Busby
- Publication Date: 26/03/2012
- Category: Historical mysteries
- ISBN: 9780749010133