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As carefully laid out as a Renaissance knot garden... Swiftly moving and deftly woven, this courtly tale is as engrossing as it is improbable - and thus all the more delightful."

The New York Times

David Becket and Simon Ames, the two ill-matched friends from “Firedrake’s Eye,” must combine to find the mysterious Book of the Unicorn which holds the key to Queen Elizabeth’s scandalous past – and the key to the kingdom of England as well.

Pitched against them are an ancient nun and a little girl – who will win?

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