The Smoke Hunter

Chasing a threat born in smoke…

London, 1898.

Archivist Eleanora Mallory discovers a map to a legendary city that could be the truth behind a myth. But is it the key to unravelling an ancient mystery, or a clever hoax?

Compelled to find out, Ellie journeys to Central America—with a merciless enemy hot on her heels.

In a deadly race to uncover the map’s secret first, Ellie is forced to partner with maverick archaeologist Adam Bates, a man she’s not sure she can trust. Together, they venture into an uncharted wilderness alive with smoke and shadows, where an even greater danger awaits them.

For what lies there whispering to be unearthed has the power to bring the world to its knees.

Grand Central Publishing (US) and Headline Publishing (UK)

Raves and Reviews

"Fans of spirited heroines, dashing heroes, and perilous mysteries will love this rollicking adventure. A thoroughly engaging debut!"

RT Book Reviews

"Fans of spirited heroines, dashing heroes, and perilous mysteries will love this rollicking adventure. A thoroughly engaging debut!"

Deanna Raybourn

New York Times Bestselling Author

'Intrigue and suspense aplenty. A refreshing and original new voice.'

Scott Mariani

Sunday Times Bestselling Author

"Fast-paced and exciting with romance and suspense in equal measure, this debut novel is full of fun and wit."

Tamara Thomas

Reviewer, The Book Eaters

"This book is such a rollicking read I am happy to recommend it."

Jackie Law

Reviewer, Never Imitate

"The Smoke Hunter is a fantastic blend of history, action, adventure, romance and a quest with a supernatural twist... such a fantastic debut from the author!"

Alisha

Reviewer, Reality's A Bore
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