Pryde and the Infernal Device

  • by Malcolm Archibald
  • Narrated by Jonathan Keeble
  • 8 hrs and 55 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

It is 1805, and England is in the midst of her war with France under Napoleon. Matthew Pryde, employed as engineer at a coal mine in Kent, is regarded as the perfect "spy" to send across the English Channel to investigate rumours that the French are digging a tunnel underneath the Channel. Matthew travels to France, accompanied by the mysterious Mr Black - and the rather unexpected addition of the unconventional Kate Denton - to try to find the existence of a tunnel on the French side. What then follows is a treacherous journey across Republican France, and a close encounter with the Revolution's most effective form of punishment, the guillotine...

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Book Details

  • Release Date: 03-16-2009
  • Publisher: ISIS Audio Books