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By Anthea Bell, Oliver Potzsch

ISBN-10: 0547740131

ISBN-13: 9780547740133

Ludwig II, the Fairy-tale King of Bavaria, is this day remembered for his attractive castles—popular vacationer locations that encouraged the Disney fort, yet whose origins have been even more fantastical than whatever Disney may possibly dream up. often referred to as the Mad King, Ludwig used to be deposed in 1886 after being declared insane by means of medical professionals who had by no means met him. He rapidly died—mysteriously drowned in waist-deep water—his eccentric castles his simply legacy.Master of ancient suspense Oliver Pötzsch brings the Mad King again to lifestyles within the Ludwig Conspiracy. An encoded diary via considered one of Ludwig's confidants falls into the palms of modern day infrequent ebook broker Steven Lukas, who quickly realizes that the diary could deliver him extra distress than funds. Others wish the diary as well—and they are going to kill to get it. Lukas groups up with a gorgeous paintings detective, Sara Lengfeld, to enquire every one of Ludwig's 3 recognized castles for clues to crack the diary's code as mysterious thugs and Ludwig's fanatical fans chase them at each step. simply what within the diary might be so explosive?Combining modern secret and a gripping historic saga and headquartered on an inventive code that may be cracked in simple terms with a mixture of contemporary desktops and nineteenth-century texts, The Ludwig Conspiracy is a daring new mystery from the best-selling writer of The Hangman's Daughter series.

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Sein wütendes Schnauben ignorierte sie. », bellte Smith. » Marla schrie, doch Smith schrie noch lauter. » Ohne weiter nachzudenken, rannte Sara gebückt zum nächsten Tisch, in der Hoffnung, Smith konzentrierte sich auf Brad. Sie hielt den Atem an, wartete auf Schüsse. », rief Smith. Brads Stimme war erstaunlich ruhig. «Wir sind hier. Nicht schießen. Da bin nur noch ich und drei kleine Mädchen. » �Ich kann nicht, Mann. » Marla schrie: «Bitte nicht –» Doch wieder wurde sie mit einem Schlag zum Schweigen gebracht.

Ich habe schon mit den Kindern gesprochen», sagte Sara, auch wenn «Kinder» irreführend war. Das jüngste Kind der Verstorbenen war fast dreißig Jahre älter als Sara. » �Schön», sagte Jeffrey und unterschrieb auf der letzten Seite. Dann warf er den Bericht auf die Ecke des Tischs und steckte die Kappe auf seinen Stift. » Sara zuckte die Achseln, sie wusste nicht, was sie antworten sollte. Die Beziehung zu ihrer Schwester schien genauso den Bach runterzugehen wie die mit Jeffrey. » Er lehnte sich in seinem Stuhl zurück.

Die Zufahrtsstraße des College wurde vom Chevy der Campus-Security abgeriegelt, doch der Möchtegerncop, der in dem Wagen sitzen sollte, war nirgends zu sehen. Lena stand auf dem Bürgersteig und blickte die Straße hinunter. Fast rechnete sie damit, Steppenläufer vorbeiwehen zu sehen. Das Schaufenster der Reinigung war dunkel getönt, sodass sich selbst aus nächster Nähe kaum etwas im Innern erkennen ließ. Lena nahm an, dass Jeffrey hier die Kommandozentrale eingerichtet hatte. Hinter dem Gefängnis war nur der Parkplatz, und die Gefangenen hatten die Türen mit Sicherheit längst verbarrikadiert.

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