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Secrets are every where

The Last Mrs. Summers by Rhys Bowen

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Also by Rhys Bowen:

Wild Irish Rose, March 2022
Hardcover / e-Book
God Rest Ye, Royal Gentlemen, October 2021
Hardcover / e-Book
The Last Mrs. Summers, August 2021
Trade Size / e-Book
The Venice Sketchbook, April 2021
Trade Size / e-Book
The Last Mrs. Summers, August 2020
Hardcover / e-Book
Love and Death Among the Cheetahs, July 2020
Trade Size / e-Book (reprint)
Above the Bay of Angels, February 2020
Hardcover / e-Book
Love and Death Among the Cheetahs, August 2019
Hardcover / e-Book
Four Funerals and Maybe a Wedding, July 2019
Trade Size / e-Book (reprint)
The Victory Garden, February 2019
Trade Size / e-Book
Murphy's Law, December 2018
Trade Size / e-Book (reprint)
The Ghost of Christmas Past, October 2018
Trade Size
Four Funerals and Maybe a Wedding, August 2018
Hardcover / e-Book
Bless the Bride, July 2018
Trade Size / e-Book (reprint)
On Her Majesty's Frightfully Secret Service, July 2018
Mass Market Paperback / e-Book (reprint)
The Tuscan Child, February 2018
Hardcover / e-Book
On Her Majesty's Frightfully Secret Service, August 2017
Hardcover / e-Book
Crowned and Dangerous, August 2017
Mass Market Paperback / e-Book (reprint)
Tell Me, Pretty Maiden, June 2017
Trade Size
Time of Fog and Fire, March 2017
Trade Size / e-Book (reprint)
In Farleigh Field, March 2017
Hardcover / e-Book
Away in a Manger, November 2016
Paperback / e-Book
Malice at the Palace, August 2016
Mass Market Paperback / e-Book (reprint)
Crowned and Dangerous, August 2016
Hardcover / e-Book
In Dublin's Fair City, June 2016
Trade Size / e-Book (reprint)
Time of Fog and Fire, March 2016
Hardcover / e-Book
Away in a Manger, November 2015
Hardcover / e-Book
In Like Flynn, September 2015
Paperback / e-Book (reprint)
Malice At The Palace, August 2015
Hardcover / e-Book
For The Love Of Mike, June 2015
Paperback / e-Book
The Edge of Dreams, March 2015
Hardcover / e-Book
Queen Of Hearts, August 2014
Paperback / e-Book
Queen of Hearts, August 2014
Hardcover / e-Book
City of Darkness and Light, March 2014
Hardcover / e-Book
A Royal Threesome, February 2014
Paperback
Heirs And Graces, August 2013
Hardcover / e-Book
The Family Way, March 2013
Hardcover / e-Book
Hush Now, Don't You Cry, March 2013
Paperback / e-Book
Murphy's Law, January 2013
Trade Size / e-Book
The Twelve Clues Of Christmas, November 2012
Hardcover / e-Book
Naughty In Nice, August 2012
Paperback / e-Book
Naughty in Nice, September 2011
Hardcover / e-Book
Bless The Bride, March 2011
Hardcover
The Last Illusion, March 2011
Mass Market Paperback
Royal Blood, September 2010
Hardcover / e-Book
Royal Flush, September 2010
Paperback (reprint)
Royal Flush, July 2009
Hardcover / e-Book
In A Gilded Cage, March 2009
Hardcover
A Royal Pain, July 2008
Hardcover / e-Book
Tell Me, Pretty Maiden, March 2008
Hardcover
Her Royal Spyness, July 2007
Hardcover / e-Book
In Dublin's Fair City, March 2007
Hardcover / e-Book
Oh Danny Boy, March 2007
Paperback (reprint)
Evanly Bodies, August 2006
Hardcover
Evan Blessed, July 2006
Paperback (reprint)
In like Flynn, December 2005
Paperback / e-Book (reprint)
Evan's Gate, April 2005
Paperback (reprint)
For the Love of Mike, December 2004
Paperback (reprint)
Evan Only Knows, January 2004
Paperback (reprint)
Death of Riley, December 2003
Paperback (reprint)
Evans to Betsy, February 2003
Paperback
Murphy's Law, December 2002
Paperback / e-Book (reprint)
Evan Can Wait, December 2001
Paperback
Evan and Elle, March 2001
Paperback (reprint)
Evanly Choirs, August 2000
Paperback (reprint)
Evan Help Us, December 1999
Paperback
Evans Above, December 1998
Paperback

The Last Mrs. Summers
Rhys Bowen

Royal Spyness Series #14
Berkley
August 2021
On Sale: August 3, 2021
320 pages
ISBN: 0451492889
EAN: 9780451492883
Kindle: B0818ZF1RF
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Mystery Private Eye | Historical

Lady Georgiana Rannoch is just back from her honeymoon with dashing Darcy O’Mara when a friend in need pulls her into a twisted Gothic tale of betrayal, deception and, most definitely, murder. . . .

I am a bit at loose ends at the moment. My cook, Queenie, is making my new role as mistress of Eynsleigh something akin to constant torture as Darcy is off on another one of his top secret jaunts. And Grandad is busy helping wayward youths avoid lives of crime. So when my dearest friend, Belinda, inherits an old cottage in Cornwall and begs me to go with her to inspect the property, I jump at the chance.

After a heart-stopping journey in Belinda’s beast of a motorcar, we arrive at the creaky old cottage called White Sails and quickly realize that it is completely uninhabitable. Just when I’m starting to wonder if I would have been better off trying to get Queenie to cook a roast that hasn’t been burnt beyond all recognition, we meet Rose Summers, a woman Belinda knew as a child when she spent time in Cornwall. Rose invites us to stay at Trewoma Hall, the lovely estate now owned by her husband, Tony.

Belinda confesses that she never liked Rose and had a fling with Tony years ago, so staying with them is far from ideal but beggars can’t be choosers as they say. Trewoma is not the idyllic house Belinda remembers. There’s something claustrophobic and foreboding about the place. Matters aren’t helped by the oppressively efficient housekeeper Mrs. Mannering or by the fact that Tony seems to want to rekindle whatever he and Belinda once had right under his wife’s nose.

Our increasingly awkward visit soon turns deadly when a member of the household is found murdered and all clues point to Belinda as the prime suspect. I soon learn that some long buried secrets have come back to haunt those in residence at Trewoma Hall and I’ll need to sift through the ruins of their past so Belinda doesn’t lose her chance at freedom in the present. . . .

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