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By Janet Laurence

London 1903: American Ursula Grandison is once more invovled with homicide, this time in London. As she struggles to make a residing in a society the place ladies have few rights and little freedom, she groups up with previous buddy and personal investigator Thomas Jackman, who quickly reveals himself once more drawing on Ursula's investigative talents as they conflict to avoid wasting an blameless lady from the noose. Set opposed to a heritage of Edwardian constraints and the struggle for women's suffrage, Ursula and Jackman steadily have an understanding of they're up opposed to a refined and unsafe killer who moves back ahead of they could shut the case.

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London 1903: American Ursula Grandison is once more invovled with homicide, this time in London. As she struggles to make a dwelling in a society the place girls have few rights and little freedom, she groups up with previous pal and personal investigator Thomas Jackman, who quickly reveals himself once more drawing on Ursula's investigative talents as they conflict to save lots of an blameless girl from the noose.

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He pointed to a faded page of text and diagrams. Dutifully, Katherine studied the page. The translation was old-fashioned and very hard to read, but to her utter amazement, the text and drawings clearly outlined the exact same universe heralded by modern superstring theory—a ten-dimensional universe of resonating strings. As she continued reading, she suddenly gasped and recoiled. ” She took a frightened step backward. ” Her brother grinned. ” He flipped back to the title page, where an ornately printed plate bore three words.

I’m in the middle of something here,” he growled. The guard’s face was pale. He covered the mouthpiece and whispered. ” Anderson did a double take. CIA heard about this already?! ” Anderson stiffened. Holy shit. He glanced uneasily at the phone in the guard’s hand. In Washington’s vast ocean of intelligence agencies, the CIA’s Office of Security was something of a Bermuda Triangle—a mysterious and treacherous region from which all who knew of it steered clear whenever possible. With a seemingly self-destructive mandate, the OS had been created by the CIA for one strange purpose—to spy on the CIA itself.

After a long, motionless beat, he pointed and let out a deafening scream. Instantly, the police chief spun and ran for the door, barking orders as he went. “Radio all points! Find the bald guy with the sling and detain him! ” Dashing out of the security center, he bounded up the treads of the well-worn staircase three at a time. The security feed had shown the bald man with the sling leave the Rotunda via the east portico. The shortest route out of the building would therefore take him through the east-west corridor, which was just ahead.

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