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An Eye For An Eye

by William Le Queux

The enigmatic protagonist, John Mallathorpe, finds himself entangled in a web of treachery that spans continents and transcends time. When a series of puzzling murders shakes the streets of London, leaving the authorities baffled, John Mallathorpe emerges as an unexpected link between the victims. As a retired intelligence agent with a haunted past, he is reluctantly drawn into the investigation. But the deeper he delves, the more he realizes that these killings are merely pieces of a malevolent puzzle, and the real mastermind lurks in the shadows, orchestrating a plot that strikes at the heart of the nation. Haunted by personal demons and driven by a thirst for justice, Mallathorpe embarks on a perilous journey that takes him from the gas-lit alleys of Victorian London to opulent palaces in far-off lands. Along the way, he unearths long-buried secrets, including a connection to a clandestine organization with its own sinister agenda. As the stakes rise, Mallathorpe is faced with an impossible choice: trust no one and risk losing everything, or confide in unlikely allies and confront the specters of his past. Racing against time, he must decipher the cryptic clues left by his adversaries and navigate a world where loyalty is scarce and betrayal lies at every corner. "An Eye For An Eye" is a heart-pounding historical thriller that explores the darkness that dwells within men's souls and the lengths to which one man will go to right the wrongs of the past. William Le Queux weaves a gripping narrative of revenge and redemption, leaving readers spellbound until the very last page.

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William Le Queux (1864-1927) was a British novelist and journalist who was widely popular for his works of spy fiction and mystery novels. He was born in London and had a passion for writing from a...

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