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Widow Lady Emily Ashton comes to London to enjoy the social season.
Also met the author, who was very entertaining as well as interesting in her explanation as to how she evolves a plot and her characters.
This book is so good in fact, that I literally could not put it down and was up into the wee hours of the morning finishing it.
I don't usually read historical novels -- am more a fan of current mystery police and detective novels. That said the Lady Emily Mysteries have delighted me. Read morePublished 8 days ago by Patricia Hill
The convoluted plot kept my interest with a satisfactory conclusion.
I look forward to reading the rest of the series.
I look forward to all the mysteries in this series. Period mysteries with women in starring roles are great favorites of minePublished 1 month ago by Carolyn Short
This novel deal with Marie Antoinette, which I found fascinating, but for some reason, I did not enjoy it as much as the first book in the series. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Cece Brune
Lady Emily saves the day and learns to sight-read Greek. I enjoyed this mystery -- couldn't figure out the villain 'til close to the end. Light but richly textured reading!Published 1 month ago by SUSAN CORWIN
When I saw that the first few pages listed out all of the characters, I knew I was in trouble! Only made it to the first 10-20 pages and gave up. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Wanderlust