Sean Gabb is the author of 30 books and about 300 essays. Under the name Richard Blake, he has written six historical novels for Hodder & Stoughton. These have been translated into Spanish, Italian, Greek, Slovak, Hungarian, Chinese and Indonesian. Under his own name, he has written four novels. His other books are mainly about libertarian politics. He broadcasts regularly in the British media. He lives in Kent with his wife and daughter.
London 1696. War. Treason. Espionage. Financial chaos. Speculation.
Sarah Goodricke writes plays. It pays the rent. It keeps her in tobacco and laudanum. She has a play to finish.
Then she gets caught up in a hanging procession to Tyburn. She agrees to perform a last service for one of the convicts.
It goes wrong. It goes terribly wrong.