Danger by Moonlight is based on the true story of the Italian jeweler, Geronimo Veronese, who is thought to have inspired the Shah Jahan to build the Taj Mahal.
This book is meant for young readers and the type face is quite easy to read for kids.
Like in the original story, Fillippo’s father leaves his family and travels to India and doesn’t return for nearly a decade. One day a messenger comes to their house and informs them that their father has been kidnapped. The only way to save him would be to offer a ransom- the priceless jewel that his father had crafted.
Filippo is entrusted with the task of taking the jewel to India and there he becomes the guest at the court of Shah Jahan. Does he manage to bring his father back? How does the jewel manifest itself at a later stage to become a beauty to be enjoyed by all?
Read this fast paced, action packed thriller to know more.