London, Cyrus Barker Is Brought Into A Game Of International Espionage By The Prime Minister Himself In The Newest Mystery In Will Thomas S Beloved Series Private Enquiry Agents Cyrus Barker And Thomas Llewelyn Receive In The Mail An Unexplained Key Stamped With The Letter Q Barker, Recognizing It For What It Is, Uses The Key To Unlock An Anonymous Door In The Alleyway, Which Opens To An Underground Tunnel Leading To Downing Street The Prime Minister Has A Small Task For Cyrus Barker A Foreign Office Agent Stole A Satchel In Eastern Europe, But Was Then Himself Murdered At Charing Cross The Satchel Contains A Document Desperately Wanted By The German Government, But While The Agent Was Killed, The Satchel Remains In English Hands With A Cold War Brewing Between England And Germany, It S In England S Interest To Return The Document Contained In The Satchel To Its Original Owners And Keep It Out Of German Hands The Document Is An Unnamed First Century Gospel The Original Owner Is The Vatican And The German Government Isn T The Only Group Trying To Get Possession Of It With Secret Societies, Government Assassins, Political Groups, And Shadowy Figures Of All Sorts Doing Everything They Can Attacks, Murders, Counter Attacks, And Even Massive Street Battles To Acquire The Satchel And Its Contents, This Small Task Might Be Beyond Even The Prodigious Talents Of Cyrus Barker
See this thread for information. Will Thomas, born 1958 in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, is a novelist who writes a Victorian mystery series featuring Cyrus Barker, a Scottish detective or private enquiry agent, and his Welsh assistant, Thomas Llewelyn The Barker Llewelyn novels are set in the 1880s and often feature historical events, people, and movements Martial combat is a recurring theme throughout this hardboiled series Prior to writing novels, Will Thomas wrote essays for Sherlock Holmes society publications and lectured on crime fiction of the Victorian era.Will Thomas first novel, Some Danger Involved, was nominated for a Barry Award and a Shamus Award, and won the 2005 Oklahoma Book Award In 2015, he won the Oklahoma Book Award a second time for Fatal Enquiry Will Thomas has been featured on the cover of Library Journal, and was the Toastmaster at the 2007 Great Manhattan Mystery Conclave in Manhattan, Kansas His fifth novel, The Black Hand, was nominated for a 2009 Shamus Award He is married to Julia Thomas, author of The English Boys and Penhale Wood.Series.
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