Monday, August 6, 2012
Won - The Janus Affair by Pip Ballantine and Tee Morris
Title: The Janus Affair
Author: Pip Ballantine and Tee Morris
Publisher: Harper Voyager
Series: Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences, #2
Release Date: May 29, 2012
Pages: 416 (Paperback)
Date Won: August 6, 2012
Received: Giveaway on Goodreads
Evildoers beware Retribution is at hand, thanks to Britain's best-kept secret agents
Certainly no strangers to peculiar occurrences, agents Wellington Books and Eliza Braun are nonetheless stunned to observe a fellow passenger aboard Britain's latest hypersteam train suddenly vanish in a dazzling bolt of lightning. They soon discover this is not the only such disappearance . . . with each case going inexplicably unexamined by the Crown.
The fate of England is once again in the hands of an ingenious archivist paired with a beautiful, fearless lady of adventure. And though their foe be fiendishly clever, so then is Mr. Books . . . and Miss Braun still has a number of useful and unusual devices hidden beneath her petticoats.