Download e-book for iPad: A Coign of Vantage (The Occho Saturninus Mysteries Book 1) by Nurmi Husa

By Nurmi Husa

a gorgeous younger woman all at once vanishes and not using a hint. might the rotting corpse found within the Tiber, dangling by way of a size flame-colored silk, be hers? Her distraught fiancé Titus is wanting to examine the reality. Trusty Saturninus, slave to Titus' uncle Occho, is dispatched to sleuth out her destiny irrespective of the fee.

Along the way in which Saturninus works via a charming forged of characters - from Caesar himself and his lover Antinoös to numerous eccentric excessive clergymen, strong senators and their playboy sons, down to an unforgettable pair of vicious Mauretanian thugs and a fierce little yappy puppy - to not put out of your mind Sulpicia Pisistrata, a cauponista with a major center and a powerful correct hook. Meet Rome in all its ghastly beauty and luxurious ghastliness.

A COIGN OF VANTAGE is the 1st in an exhilarating new sequence of historic homicide mysteries (with a funny bent) taking pictures in wealthy and bright element old Rome from the time of Caesar Hadrian (128 C.E.).

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