The Adventuress: A Lady Emily Mystery (Lady Emily Mysteries)

The Adventuress: A Lady Emily Mystery (Lady Emily Mysteries)

The Adventuress: A Lady Emily Mystery (Lady Emily Mysteries)

Emily and husband Colin have come to the French Riviera for what should be a joyous occasion - the engagement party of her lifelong friend Jeremy, Duke of Bainbridge, and Amity Wells, an American heiress. But the merrymaking is cut short with the shocking death of one of the party in an apparent suicide. Not convinced by the coroner's verdict, Emily must employ all of her investigative skills to discover the truth and avert another tragedy.

Review
"This tenth entry in Alexander's historical series offers important character development, while giving the reader the feeling they've also been on holiday on the Riviera--minus the dead bodies. An enjoyable historical murder mystery that will please existing fans, while being very accessible to new readers."-Library Journal

"This long, delightful series...continues with the lush detail, beautiful surrounding, sparkling personalities and the great mystery readers have come to expect. The Victorian details are engaging. Secondary characters are wildly entertaining."-RT Book Reviews (Top Pick)

"Alexander weaves a compelling story of intrigue among upper-crust fin de siècle society..."-Publisher's Weekly


"...delightful entertainment."-Booklist

"If you think you have found the culprit, keep reading, because you probably haven't. The author...

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