Thread of Suspicion

By: Peart, Jane

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Minor Shelfwear/edge bumps / DJ has chip at corners. No damage noticed /Name on inside page ; Edgecliffe Manor Mysteries #4; 8.48 X 5.50 X 0.64 inches; 218 pages; Young Nell Winston leaves her job at a small English resort hotel to assume the daunting post of paid companion to Allegra Selkirk, a 19-year-old girl injured in the same carriage wreck that killed her parents. It is 1893, Freud's ideas about hysterical illness are circulating, and Allegra's non-resident guardian hopes Nell can effect a cure? As well as spy on the uncle, aunt, and shifty doctor who hold heiress Allegra in thrall. Other traditional elements ensue: enviable country estate, secret love affair across class boundaries, sleeping potions and laudanum, etc. Largely formulaic and derivative, this title will appeal principally to series fans and young adults.

Title: Thread of Suspicion

Author Name: Peart, Jane

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Fleming H Revell Co: 1998

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: As New in Very Good dust jacket

Book Isle ID: 5567

Keywords: Historcal Fiction Romace Mystery,