There’s a killer in the slums.
London 1884. When a thief robs Fleet Street reporter Penny Green, she finds herself caught up in a horrifying murder.
Someone is terrorizing the residents of St Giles Rookery and Scotland Yard sends Inspector James Blakely to investigate. When the serial killer claims a victim outside the slums, Victorian London is sent into panic.
Can Penny’s friendship with the people of St Giles uncover the culprit? She and James must overcome their complicated relationship to work together, but each new murder threatens to derail their work for good.
The Rookery is the second book in the Penny Green series. The books can be read in any order.
Book 1: Limelight
Book 3: The Maid’s Secret
Book 4: The Inventor
Book 5: Curse of the Poppy
Book 6: The Bermondsey Poisoner
Book 7: An Unwelcome Guest
Book 8: Death at the Workhouse