The heroine and her family favor the claims of Mary of Scotland to England's throne. Queen Elizabeth suspects disloyalty, and as a punishment orders the girl to attend her at court. Her adventures there form a most interesting narrative.
Pearce's debut novel, Treasure of Saint-Lazare, received rave reviews, reached a #29 of all Kindle books on Amazon and was picked as the best historical mystery of the year by Readers' Favorite. In this interview, Pearce gives us some behind-the-scenes insights in the creation of Treasure of Saint-Lazare, talks about art and how the city of Paris is a main character in his books.