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A lady's guide to gossip and murder, Dianne Freeman

Label
A lady's guide to gossip and murder
Title
A lady's guide to gossip and murder
Statement of responsibility
Dianne Freeman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Though American by birth, Frances Wynn, the now-widowed Countess of Harleigh, has adapted admirably to the quirks and traditions of the British aristocracy. On August twelfth each year, otherwise known as the Glorious Twelfth, most members of the upper class retire to their country estates for grouse-shooting season. Frances has little interest in hunting-for birds or a second husband-and is expecting to spend a quiet few months in London with her almost-engaged sister, Lily, until the throng returns. Instead, she's immersed in a shocking mystery when a friend, Mary Archer, is found murdered. Frances had hoped Mary might make a suitable bride for her cousin, Charles, but their courtship recently fizzled out. Unfortunately, this puts Charles in the spotlight-along with dozens of others. It seems Mary had countless notes hidden in her home, detailing the private indiscretions of society's elite. Frances can hardly believe that the genteel and genial Mary was a blackmailer, yet why else would she horde such juicy tidbits? Aided by her gallant friend and neighbor, George Hazelton, Frances begins assisting the police in this highly sensitive case, learning more about her peers than she ever wished to know. Too many suspects may be worse than none at all-but even more worrying is that the number of victims is increasing too. And unless Frances takes care, she'll soon find herself among them..
Member of
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Freeman, Dianne
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3606.R445425
LC item number
L333 2019
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
A Countess of Harleigh Mystery
Series volume
[2]
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wynn, Frances (Fictitious character)
  • Widows
  • Murder
  • Aristocracy (Social class)
  • Americans
  • Grouse shooting
  • Extortion
  • London (England)
  • Great Britain
Label
A lady's guide to gossip and murder, Dianne Freeman
Link
https://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=100087&titleID=4501297
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Publication
Note
  • Available to Vancouver Residents only
  • Residents of other municipalities should check their local libraries
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781496716927
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
66B793BD-6C16-4B97-B957-81F8BECDAAA7
System control number
  • on1104804070
  • (OCoLC)1104804070
Label
A lady's guide to gossip and murder, Dianne Freeman
Link
https://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=100087&titleID=4501297
Publication
Note
  • Available to Vancouver Residents only
  • Residents of other municipalities should check their local libraries
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781496716927
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
66B793BD-6C16-4B97-B957-81F8BECDAAA7
System control number
  • on1104804070
  • (OCoLC)1104804070

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