Summer 1881: the streets of Limehouse are thick with opium... and menace. At eighteen Kitty Peck has inherited Paradise, a sprawling criminal empire on the banks of the Thames.
Determined to do things differently to her fearsome grandmother, she now realises that the past casts a long and treacherous shadow.
Haunted by a terrible secret and stalked by a criminal cabal intent on humiliation and destruction, Kitty must fight for the future of everyone she cares for...
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 528 pages
- Publisher: Faber & Faber
- Publication Date: 06/07/2017
- Category: Historical mysteries
- ISBN: 9780571315208