Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Page 10 Page 11 Page 12 Page 13 Page 14 Page 15 Page 16 Page 17 Page 18 Page 19 Page 20 Page 21 Page 22 Page 23 Page 24 Page 25 Page 26 RELATED TITLES UNIQUE SELLING POINTS 978-1-78264-218-3 • $14.99 Paperback • 5 x 7.75 • 320 pages FICTION / Mystery & Detective / Historical Lion Fiction • Rights: NA November 27, 2016 A Fabergé egg is stolen and a trail of dead bodies follow—Poppy Denby must unearth the secrets that it contains Poppy Denby, arts and entertainment editor at the Daily Globe, covers an exhibition of Russian art, hosted by White Russian refugees, including members of the surviving exiled royal Romanov family. There is an armed robbery, a guard is shot, and the largest Fabergé egg in the collection is stolen. While the egg itself is valuable, the secrets it contains within are priceless— secrets that could threaten major political powers. Suspectsareaplenty,includingtheformerkeeperoftheFabergé egg, a Russian princess named Selena Romanova Yusopova. The interim Bolshevik Russian ambassador, Vasili Safin, inserts himself into the investigation, as he believes the egg—and the other treasures—should all be restored to the Russian people. Poppy, her editor, Rollo, press photographer Daniel, and the other staff of the Globe are delighted to once again be in the middle of a sensational story. But soon the investigation takes a dark turn when another body is found and an employee of the newspaper becomes a suspect. The race is on to find both the key and the egg—can they be found before the killer strikes again? Fiona Veitch Smith offers up another rollicking mystery set in 1920s London, when women’s emancipation, the Jazz Age, the consequences of the First World War, and the aftermath of the Bolshevik revolution were rearranging the cultural landscape. Fiona Veitch Smith has worked as a journalist in South Africa and the UK and is now an associate lecturer in journalism at Newcastle University. She also teaches creative writing at Northumbria University. | 17 | FICTION ISBN 978-1-78264-218-3 9 7 8 1 7 8 2 6 4 2 1 8 3 The Kill Fee Fiona Veitch Smith The Jazz Files 978-1-78264-175-9 • $14.99 •  The second adventure of Roaring Twenties heroine Poppy Denby •  Readers of mysteries and cozy crime will love this new series, with its strong period setting reminiscent of Agatha Christie •  Very active and energetic author with a lot of media connections POPPY DENBY INVESTIGATES