New PDF release: A Virtuous Death (Lady Of Ashes)

By Christine Trent

Queen Victoria, nonetheless mourning her long-dead husband Prince Albert, has discovered solace in John Brown, an enigmatic palace servant who dabbles within the occult and retains the grieving queen entertained along with his tarot card readings. Undertaker Violet Harper is invited to wait one in every of Mr. Brown's notorious readings, in which he means that Buckingham Palace will quickly be shrouded in death's darkish veil. good familiar with demise, Violet shrugs him off as a charlatan--until his sinister divinations start to turn out actual. . .

Violet wonders if anything foul is within the playing cards while the aristocratic younger buddies of the queen's daughter start to die below mysterious situations. Her suspicions simply develop while one in all London's "moralists," a gaggle bent on repealing the legislation that forces prostitutes into hospitals, suffers the same destiny. The deaths simply buttress the queen's enthusiasm for Mr. Brown's ominous abilities, and, involved via the fortuneteller's impact, Violet races opposed to time to unearth the reality ahead of the killer moves back. yet as she closes in on a assassin with an unearthly rationale, Violet realizes she will be digging her personal grave. . .

By turns heartwrenching and hopeful, A Virtuous dying is a gripping story of fortitude besieged by means of vengeance contained in the outstanding international of Queen Victoria's courtroom.

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"Rich with old incidents and details." --Publishers Weekly

"A booklet you could sink your enamel into, with characters you will fall in love with."--Mystery Scene Magazine

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