The Secrets of Life and Death (Jackdaw Hammond #1) - Rebecca Alexander6.98

Krakow 1585

Summoned by the King of Poland to help save his dying niece, Edward Kelley and his master, alchemist and scholar Dr John Dee, discover a dark secret at the heart of The Countess Bathory's malady.

But perhaps the cure will prove more terrifying than the alternative...

England, 2010

Jackdaw Hammond lives in the shadows, a practitioner and purveyor of occult materials. But when a young woman's body is discovered on a train covered in occult symbols, Jackdaw can't escape the attention of police consultant Felix Guichard.

Together they must solve a mystery centuries in the making, or die trying.

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Release date: October 7, 2013
Genres: fantasy, mystery
Average rating: 6.98/10
Total ratings: 35
Updated: August 15, 2021

Jackdaw Hammond :: Series

The Secrets of Life and Death (Jackdaw Hammond #1)6.98
The Secrets of Blood and Bone (Jackdaw Hammond #2)
The Secrets of Time and Fate (Jackdaw Hammond #3)