By Charles Finch
On any given day in London, all Charles Lenox, Victorian gentleman and armchair explorer, desires to do is sit back in his inner most examine with a cup of tea, a roaring fireplace and an excellent booklet. but if his lifelong buddy girl Jane asks for his aid, Lenox can't face up to one other likelihood to solve a secret, whether it capability trudging during the snow to her townhouse subsequent door.
One of Jane's former servants, Prudence Smith, is useless – an obvious suicide. yet Lenox suspects anything way more sinister: homicide, via a unprecedented and lethal poison. the home the place the woman labored is stuffed with suspects, and even though Prudence dabbled with the hearts of various males, Lenox is baffled by means of an elusive loss of cause within the girl's death.
When one other physique turns up throughout the London season's most trendy ball, Lenox needs to untangle an online of loyalties and animosities. was once it jealousy that killed Prudence? Or used to be it whatever else fullyyt, whatever that Lenox by myself can discover earlier than the killer moves back – disturbingly with reference to home?
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A Beautiful Blue Death: The First Charles Lenox Mystery (Charles Lenox Mysteries Book 1) by Charles Finch