The scandal-seeking London broadsheets have published the tragic tale of Will Repton and the London Explorers.

All of London is abuzz with the tragic tale of Will Repton. The lone survivor of a massacre in Tibet has returned to England a hero, but the traumatized explorer has no time for glory. Another dangerous expedition awaits. Nothing will deter him from his quest, and no one will unearth his secret-until Will meets Charlotte Baker.