The first book in the bestselling Chronicles of St Mary´s series which follows a group of tea-soaked disaster magnets as they hurtle their way around History. If you love Jasper Fforde or Ben Aaronovitch, you won´t be able to resist Jodi Taylor.
Time Travel meets History in this explosive bestselling adventure series.
´So tell me, Dr Maxwell, if the whole of History lay before you ... where would you go? What would you like to witness?´
When Madeleine Maxwell is recruited by the St Mary´s Institute of Historical Research, she discovers the historians there don´t just study the past - they revisit it.
But one wrong move and History will fight back - to the death. And she soon discovers it´s not just History she´s fighting...
Readers love Jodi Taylor:
´Once in a while, I discover an author who changes everything... Jodi Taylor and her protagonista Madeleine "Max" Maxwell have seduced me´
´A great mix of British proper-ness and humour with a large dollop of historical fun´
´Addictive. I wish St Mary´s was real and I was a part of it´
´Jodi Taylor has an imagination that gets me completely hooked´
´A tour de force´