R. Michael Phillips
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the invention of a hoard of ivory chessmen at the Isle of Lewis in 1831 nonetheless instructions the eye of students and museum consumers in modern day London, however the police are extra keen on the relationship an extra piece has with a physique that simply bobbed up within the Regents Canal.
Just while Ernie Bisquets, a reformed London pickpocket, was once settling into his new lifestyles with the East London Adventurers membership, his day-by-day regimen is interrupted through the obvious suicide of an old-fashioned mate. What surprises him much more was once the bequeath left to him through the deceased - an outdated nursery rhyme and one of many misplaced Lewis Chessmen. burdened concerning the connection, the gang begins to enquire the conditions surrounding the dying. They quickly locate it used to be homicide, and that results in the invention of a moment hoard of those enigmatic little figures hidden in a St. Ives bridge. What they didn’t observe used to be an unscrupulous antiques broker, who has been looking for this misplaced hoard for many years, is shadowing their each circulate. It’s glaring extra blood should be spilled in the event that they are to maintain those items from falling into the inaccurate hands.
Ernie Bisquets, Lily Jean Corbitt and Nigel Coats go back within the moment Ernie Bisquets secret. they are greeted by way of a good extra enticing workforce of characters than they came upon within the first booklet, as they circumvent homicide and mayhem in “Rook, Rhyme & Sinker.”