By Faye Kellerman
Rebecca Lopez enjoys a lifetime of privilege in Elizabeth's England—yet she guards secrets and techniques she dares now not display. the gorgeous, tempestuous daughter of the queen's personal doctor, Rebecca is usually a converso—a Jew who practices her prohibited faith clandestinely—helping others of her banned religion break out persecution and loss of life. Her insatiable starvation for pleasure frequently takes her to the bustling streets of London in male apparel to adventure the type of event to be had basically to males. yet one such time out is major her right into a risky viper's nest equipped of intrigue and foul homicide, within the corporation of a rushing younger actor who inflames her romantic passions while he escorts her towards peril...a fascinating and fearless would-be playwright who calls himself Will Shakespeare.
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