By Tasha Alexander
Set amid the sweetness and decadence of the Ottoman Empire, girl Emily's newest event is filled with intrigue, treachery, and romance.
Looking ahead to the thrill of connubial bliss, newlyweds woman Emily and Colin Hargreaves, diplomats of the British Empire, set out towards Turkey for an unique honeymoon. yet on their first evening within the urban, a harem woman is located murdered, strangled within the courtyard of the sultan's lavish Yildiz Palace. Sir Richard St. Clare, an Englishman who works on the embassy in Constantinople, is current and acknowledges the woman as his personal daughter who was once abducted two decades previous. Emily and Colin promise the heartbroken father that they will locate her killer, yet because the research profits pace, they locate that visual appeal might be deceiving―especially in the confines of the seraglio.
As a lady, Emily is given entry to the forbidden international of the harem and speedy discovers that its mysterious, sheltered partitions provide no safeguard from a ruthless assassin. because the variety of sufferers grows, Emily needs to depend upon her personal sharp wit in a heart-stopping finale if she is to prevent a killer bent on exacting vengeance regardless of what percentage blameless lives he leaves in his wake.