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By Imogen Hermes Gowar

This voyage is specific. it is going to switch everything…

One September night in 1785, the service provider Jonah Hancock hears pressing knocking on his entrance door. considered one of his captains is ready eagerly at the step. He has offered Jonah’s send for what seems to be a mermaid.

As gossip spreads throughout the docks, espresso retailers, parlours and brothels, each person desires to see Mr Hancock’s surprise. Its arrival spins him out of his traditional life and during the doorways of excessive society. At a luxurious get together, he makes the acquaintance of Angelica Neal, the main fascinating girl he has ever laid eyes on… and a courtesan of significant accomplishment. This assembly will steer either their lives onto a deadly new direction, on which they are going to research that worthwhile issues come on the maximum cost.

Where will their pursuits lead? and should they be capable to break out the damaging energy mermaids are acknowledged to own?

In this spell-binding tale of interest and obsession, Imogen Hermes Gowar has created an unforgettable jewel of a unique, stuffed to the brim with intelligence, middle and wit.

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The Mermaid and Mrs Hancock

This voyage is distinct. it's going to swap everything…One September night in 1785, the service provider Jonah Hancock hears pressing knocking on his entrance door. one in all his captains is ready eagerly at the step. He has offered Jonah’s send for what seems to be a mermaid. As gossip spreads in the course of the docks, espresso retailers, parlours and brothels, each person desires to see Mr Hancock’s wonder.

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