By Emma Jane Holloway
Before Evelina’s even unpacked her robes for a rustic residence occasion, an indiscretion places her within the strength of the ruthless Gold King, who recruits her as his undercover agent. He understands her disreputable prior and exiles her to the rank alleyways of Whitechapel with orders to unmask his foe.
As risk mounts, Evelina struggles among hiding her unlawful magic and succumbing to the darker points of her strength. One direction retains her safe; the opposite retains her alive. For uprising is brewing, a sorcerer wishes her soul, and not anyone can defend her within the looking grounds of Jack the Ripper.
Praise for Emma Jane Holloway’s A research in Silks
“This ebook has with reference to every little thing: magic, machines, secret, mayhem, and the entire possibility one expects while people’s loves and fears collide. I can’t wait to come to the area of Evelina Cooper!”—Kevin Hearne, New York Times bestselling writer of The Iron Druid Chronicles
“As Sherlock Holmes’s niece, investigating homicide whereas navigating the complex shoals of Society—and romance—in an alternative Victorian England, Evelina Cooper is a captivating addition to the canon.”—Jacqueline Carey, New York Times bestselling writer of the Kushiel’s Legacy series
“Holloway takes us for really a trip, as her plot snakes via an alternative Victorian England filled with intrigue, romance, homicide, and tiny sandwiches. choked with either thrills and frills.”—Nicole Peeler, writer of the Jane real series
“A learn in Silks is an enthralling, adventurous trip with a heroine who's either shrewdpermanent and gifted. The brushes with the Sherlock Holmes mythos merely upload to the joys of this story, and readers are sure to fall in love with Evelina and the London she inhabits.”—Philippa Ballantine, writer of Geist
“In A learn in Silks, Emma Jane Holloway has created an excellent reimagining of the Sherlock Holmes mythos set in a late-Victorian Britain governed by means of nefarious commercial titans known as steam barons. Holloway’s shrewdpermanent writing, realization to aspect, and stylish characters forge a desirable global that mixes brass-plated steampunk know-how with magic. by means of turns a coming-of-age tale, a gas-lamp mystery, and a fanciful magical myth, A learn in Silks is the most desirable novel of an writer to watch.”—Susan Griffith, writer of the Vampire Empire series
“Holloway stuffs her experience with an abundance of characters and ideas and fills her heroine with abilities and graces, all inside of a enjoyable, brisk narrative.”—Publishers Weekly
“Splendid . . . The characters are completely fascinating and the worldbuilding is first-rate.”—RT ebook reports (four stars)
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