Thorndike Press

The Singer from Memphis

  • Gary Corby
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  • ISBN-10: 1410492621
  • ISBN-13: 9781410492623
  • DDC: Fic
  • Shipping Weight: .90 lbs ( .41 kgs)
  • 484 Pages | Hardcover
  • Published/Released August 2016

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An Athenian Mystery

Nicolaos is the only private investigator in ancient Athens. The would-be author Herodotus has hired Nico and his priestess wife, Diotima, to accompany him to Egypt to research its history. Unfortunately, a simple historical investigation turns into a dangerous adventure of international espionage.


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