Secrets and Spies: Treason
Perfect for fans of Mary Hooper and Philippa Gregory, this gripping new series evokes a candlelit 17th century world of intrigue and treason.
Fourteen-year-old Beth Johnson is a talented and beautiful young actress. She is also an undercover spy. The year is 1664, and Charles II is on the throne. Yet all is not well in the bustling city of London. Hiding beneath the polite veneer of high society are those would gladly kill the king and destroy the monarchy. One morning, a mysterious ghost ship drifts up the Thames. Sent to investigate by the king’s Master of Secrets, Alan Strange, Beth finds herself caught up in a deadly mission. Can she unravel the plot to kill the king – before it’s too late?