Determined to prove her worth as a journalist, Kitty finds herself plunged into the midst of a wartime conspiracy that threatens to derail the United States' attempt to remain neutral—and to disrupt the privileged life she has always known. Radha vatsal's a front page Affair is the first book in highly anticipated series featuring rising journalism star Kitty Weeks.
A Front Page Affair Kitty Weeks Mystery Book 1 #ad - Morgan's mansion and the Great War are splashed across the front page of every newspaper. This lively and well-researched debut introduces a charming historical series and an appealing fish-out-of-water sleuth who seeks independence and a career in an age when most women are bent on getting married, particularly to titled Englishmen.
Murder between the Lines Kitty Weeks Mystery Book 2Poisoned Pen Press #ad - I really and truly could not put it down. Tragedy strikes when a student named Elspeth is found frozen to death in Central Park. For fans of jacqueline winspear and Rhys Bowen, Murder Between the Lines combines true historical events with a thrilling mystery. Additional praise for murder between the Lines:"Vatsal's combination of a feisty protagonist with a tumultuous, fast-changing era remains a winning formula.
Publisher's Weekly. Vatsal succeeds once again!"—susan elia macneal, new york times-bestselling author of the Maggie Hope seriesIntrepid journalist Kitty Weeks returns in the second book in this acclaimed WW1-era historical mystery series to investigate the death of a boarding school student. Determined to uncover the truth, kitty must investigate a more chilling scenario-a murder that may involve Elspeth's scientist father and a new invention by a man named Thomas Edison.
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But kiera is determined to both protect her family and prove her innocence, even as she risks becoming the next victim…. While gage is clearly more competent than she first assumed, Kiera isn’t about to let her guard down as accusations and rumors swirl. But when her hosts throw a house party for the cream of London society, Kiera is unable to hide from the ire of those who believe her to be as unnatural as her husband, an anatomist who used her artistic talents to suit his own macabre purposes.
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A Curious Beginning A Veronica Speedwell Mystery Book 1Berkley #ad - But before the baron can reveal what he knows of the plot against her, he is found murdered—leaving Veronica and Stoker on the run from an elusive assailant as wary partners in search of the villainous truth. The new york times bestselling author of the Lady Julia Grey mysteries returns once more to Victorian England and introduces intrepid adventuress Veronica Speedwell.
. London, 1887. As familiar with hunting butterflies as with fending off admirers, Veronica intends to embark upon the journey of a lifetime. But fate has other plans when veronica thwarts her own attempted abduction with the help of an enigmatic German baron, who offers her sanctuary in the care of his friend Stoker, a reclusive and bad-tempered natural historian.
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But then too there are the buying trips to old estates and auctions, with the thrill of discovery, as well as the satisfaction of pressing upon people the books that you love. And be polite. In this wry and hilarious diary, he tells us what happened next—the trials and tribulations of being a small businessman; of learning that customers can be, um, eccentric; and of wrangling with his own staff of oddballs such as ski-suit-wearing, dumpster-diving Nicky.
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. We've all been there: stuck in a cycle of what-ifs, plagued by indecision, paralyzed by the fear of getting it wrong. Not only can you overcome negative thought patterns that are repetitive, unhealthy, joy, and unhelpful, you can replace them with positive thought patterns that will bring more peace, and love into your life.
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An Extraordinary Union The Loyal League Book 1Kensington Books #ad - Trading in her life of freedom in Massachusetts, she returns to the indignity of slavery in the South—to spy for the Union Army. Malcolm mccall is a detective for Pinkerton's Secret Service. Rousing and entertaining. Publishers Weekly. Subterfuge is his calling, but he’s facing his deadliest mission yet—risking his life to infiltrate a Rebel enclave in Virginia.
Two undercover agents who share a common cause—and an undeniable attraction—Malcolm and Elle join forces when they discover a plot that could turn the tide of the war in the Confederacy's favor. Elle burns is a former slave with a passion for justice and an eidetic memory. Praise for the novels of Alyssa Cole:“Rich in atmospheric details and rife with unexpected dangers.
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An Extraordinary Union The Loyal League Book 1 #ad - Deanna raybourn, new york times bestselling authoras the civil War rages between the states, deceit, and danger, a courageous pair of spies plunge fearlessly into a maelstrom of ignorance, combining their unique skills to alter the course of history and break the chains of the past . Caught in a tightening web of wartime intrigue, and fighting a fiery and forbidden love, Malcolm and Elle must make their boldest move to preserve the Union at any cost—even if it means losing each other.
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The Fateful Marriage Lady Fan Mystery Book 6Sapere Books #ad - Was the fall a devastating mishap? or could the woman have been pushed?lady fan must unravel dark family secrets in her quest for the truth…THE FATEFUL MARRIAGE is the sixth book in the Lady Fan Mystery series: historical romance murder mysteries with a courageous women sleuth embarking on a traditional British, private investigation in eighteenth-century London.
A brand new mystery featuring lady Fan! For fans of Georgette Heyer, Mary Balogh, Barbara Erskine and Jane Austen. Wherever lady fan goes, murder follows…1791, EnglandLady Ottilia and Lord Francis Fanshawe are holidaying in Tunbridge Wells when they stumble across the scene of a horrific accident. While visiting the high rocks, a local tourist spot, a young woman falls to her death from the top of the climb.
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The late regency writer georgette heyer lives—and she's writing mysteries as elizabeth bailey!’ - meritorious Mysteries ‘Ottilia is a strong, Ottilia, intelligent character with a real enthusiasm for detective work’ – She Reads Novels‘They have everything you love in romances, plus continuing characters you can really come to love, and murders as well! Her heroine sleuth, is a fantastic character.
Historical romance uklady fan historical mystery seriesbook one: the gilded shroudbook two: the deathly portentbook three: the opium purge BOOK FOUR: The Candlelit CoffinBOOK FIVE: The Mortal BlowBOOK SIX: The Fateful Marriage.