From best-selling author L.J. Martin comes the fourth book in this action-packed young adult western series.
Join young Jake Zane on an unforgettable journey as he navigates the demands of his employer and mentor, Lord Stanley-Smyth. Tasked with a job he never desired, Jake becomes the trusted eyes and ears of the Lord, overseeing his latest acquisition-the legendary gold rush saloon and brothel, The Bucket of Blood. Witness the transformation of this notorious establishment into the city's most prestigious high-class saloon, gambling hall, and brothel, known as The Piccadilly, alongside Alice's Pleasure Palace.
In this gripping narrative, Jake finds himself immersed in a world of gamblers, city cops, Chinese tong soldiers, and intriguing soiled doves. It's a challenging balancing act that forces a young country boy to mature quickly and comprehend the complex dynamics surrounding him.
Prepare for a heart-pounding adventure where loyalty is tested, alliances are formed, and unexpected twists abound.