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  • 0 of 2 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
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3 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Detroit Lakes Public Library M SCH (Text) 33500013423587 New Checked out 08/11/2021
Detroit Lakes Public Library M SCH (Text) 33500013425418 New Checked out 08/14/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781643857046
  • ISBN: 1643857045
  • Physical Description: 346 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Crooked Lane, 2021.

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General Note:
Sequel to: The body in the garden.
Summary, etc.:
Regency widow Lily Adler must earn the trust of her father to help her solve the murder of an old family friend who had secrets worth killing for - and who had family with a lot to gain from his death.
London, 1815. Lily Adler is settling into her new London life when her semi-estranged father arrives unexpectedly, intending to stay with her while he recovers from an illness. Lily is drawn into spending time with Lady Wyatt, the new wife of an old family friend. One morning Lily arrives to find Lady Wyatt's husband, Sir Charles, has died. All signs indicate that he tripped and struck his head late at night, but Bow Street constable Simon Page suspects foul play. With the help of Captain Jack Hartley, Lily and Simon learn anyone who might have profited from the old man's death seems to have an alibi... until Lily receives a mysterious summons to speak with one of the Wyatts' maids, only to find the young woman dead when she arrives. -- adapted from jacket
Subject: Widows > Fiction.
Nobility > England > London > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > England > London > Fiction.
Great Britain > History > Regency, 1811-1820 > Fiction.
Genre: Detective and mystery fiction.
Historical fiction.
Novels.

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