Book #7 in the 9-book QUEEN ELIZABETH I MYSTERY SERIES. Smitten with spring fever, the queen escapes London for fantastical Nonsuch Palace in the sweet Surrey countryside. But one of her artists is burned to death and the queen’s portraits are going up in flames. Has the arsonist been sent by foreign foes or is it someone in her own court? Time is running out, because the enemy who stalks the queen means to destroy not only her portraits and artists but her life.
“A truly vibrant protagonist, thoroughly satisfying characterization, attention to detail, and credible plotting mark this as an outstand historical.”–Library Journal
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Karen Harper is the New York Times bestselling author of contemporary suspense and historical novels, including the historical thriller MISTRESS OF MOURNING. She is a former college (Ohio State University) and high school English instructor. Her most recent suspense novels, set in Amish country, include FINDING MERCY and UPON A WINTER’S NIGHT. The winner of The Mary Higgins Clark Award, Harper and her husband divide their time between Ohio and Florida.