This is a story of a great conspiracy in a little kingdom, having a faint echo of a recent dynastic crisis in the Northwest of Europe.

The marvelous adventures of Sir Peter Temple in Eisenberg. Alive with extraordinary though not incredible incidents of its kind.

A really brisk adventure story is doubly welcome at the holiday season, and ' The Big Fish ' exactly meets requirements.

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