White Fire is the fourth title in the Marston Baines series.
This story is about diamond smuggling and is set in the beautiful island of Mallorca, off the Spanish coast in the Mediterranean. In his introduction, Malcolm Saville points out that all the people are from his imagination, but The Caves of Drach actually exist and diamond smuggling also exists. The story begins with Marston Baines going into a secondhand bookshop, where he takes his orders from the head of this Special Branch of Her Majesty’s Secret Service. But Mallorca is not all about diamond smuggling. Quite apart from the beautiful scenery, there is a beautiful girl, Rosina …
Stephen Bigger has written a very interesting introduction and publishing history. The book has now been typeset and is having its final proof read.
White Fire is printing now and will be published at the end of July or beginning of August.