March 20th, 2018
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Theodosia Browning investigates a Charleston steeped in tradition and treachery

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How far would you go to get justice for the one you love?

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The trick is to marry for love—a task easier said than done!

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They are part of an elite unit. On task. Off grid.

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True love deserves a second chance . . . .

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Shocking evidence hits close to home...


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Also by Jennifer McVeigh:

Leopard at the Door, October 2017
Trade Size (reprint)
Leopard at the Door, January 2017
The Fever Tree, February 2014
The Fever Tree, April 2013

Leopard at the Door
Jennifer McVeigh

G.P. Putnam's Sons
October 2017
On Sale: October 3, 2017
416 pages
ISBN: 0735210381
EAN: 9780735210387
Kindle: B01E4WAFFY
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Hardcover (January 2017)


Set in Kenya in the 1950s against the fading backdrop of the British Empire, a story of self-discovery, betrayal, and an impossible love.

After six years in England, Rachel has returned to Kenya and the farm where she spent her childhood, but the beloved home she’d longed for is much changed. Her father’s new companion—a strange, intolerant woman—has taken over the household. The political climate in the country grows more unsettled by the day and is approaching the boiling point. And looming over them all is the threat of the Mau Mau, a secret society intent on uniting the native Kenyans and overthrowing the whites.

As Rachel struggles to find her place in her home and her country, she initiates a covert relationship, one that will demand from her a gross act of betrayal. One man knows her secret, and he has made it clear how she can buy his silence. But she knows something of her own, something she has never told anyone. And her knowledge brings her power.


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