From Claire North comes an audio exclusive. For the first time, all three novellas have been released as one edition, set in the ingenious and thrilling world of the Gameshouse. Novella one: The Serpent. In 17th-century Venice exists a mysterious establishment known only as the Gameshouse. There, fortunes are made and fortunes are broken over games of chess, backgammon and every other game under the sun. But those whom fortune favours may be invited to compete in the higher league.
I love Claire North's books and I love Peter Kenny's narration. If I was rich I would walk through the world and visit all the places brought out in ..Show More »this book, but as I'm not I feel enriched by the journey these two have taken me on.« Show Less