Date: January 2021
Duration: 16 hours 26 minutes
The murder of a prostitute named Ada McKinley in a bedroom on decrepit Pentecost Alley should occasion no stir in Victoria's great metropolis, but under the victim's body, the police find a Hellfire Club badge inscribed with the name "Finlay Fitzjames"-a name that instantly draws Superintendent Thomas Pitt into the case. Finlay's father-immensely wealthy, powerful, and dangerous-refuses to consider the possibility that his son has been in Ada McKinley's bed. The implication is clear: Pitt is to arrest someone other than Finlay Fitzjames for Ada's demise. But Thomas Pitt is not a man to be intimidated, and with the help of his quick-witted wife, Charlotte, he stubbornly pursues his investigation-one that twists and turns like London's own ancient streets.