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Miss Morton and the Spirits of the Underworld by Catherine Lloyd


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Also by Catherine Lloyd:

Miss Morton and the Spirits of the Underworld, September 2023
Miss Morton and the English House Party Murder, August 2023
Trade Paperback / e-Book (reprint)
Miss Morton and the English House Party Murder, June 2022
Hardcover / e-Book
Death Comes to the Rectory, January 2021
Hardcover / e-Book
Death Comes to the Nursery, February 2020
Hardcover / e-Book
Death Comes to Bath, December 2018
Hardcover / e-Book
Death Comes to the School, November 2018
Trade Size
Death Comes to the School, December 2017
Hardcover / e-Book
Death Comes to the Fair, November 2017
Trade Size / e-Book (reprint)
Death Comes To The Fair, December 2016
Hardcover / e-Book
Death Comes To Kurland Hall, December 2015
Hardcover / e-Book
Death Comes To London, December 2014
Paperback / e-Book
Death Comes to the Village, December 2013
Paperback / e-Book

Miss Morton and the Spirits of the Underworld
Catherine Lloyd

Miss Morton Mystery
September 2023
On Sale: August 22, 2023
304 pages
ISBN: 1496740610
EAN: 9781496740618
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Mystery Historical

Set against the timelessly intriguing backdrop of 1830s high-society London, this delightful historical mystery series features Miss Caroline Morton, daughter of a disgraced earl, now gainfully employed as a lady’s companion—along with a sideline in sleuthing . . .

Lady Caroline is happy to be back amid the swirl of London society, guiding her employer’s daughter, Dorothy Frogerton, through her first Season. Dorothy has been declared “an original” by a patron of the exclusive social club, Almack’s, and is sifting through potential suitors. Mrs. Frogerton, meanwhile, finds her own diversions, including spiritualist gatherings at the home of Madam Lavinia, and begs Caroline to come along.

Caroline is skeptical of Madam’s antics and faux French accent—until she slips a note into Caroline’s hand, which contains intimate family knowledge. Even as Caroline tries to discern whether the spiritualist’s powers are real, a much darker mystery presents itself. Madam Lavinia is found lifeless in her chair, a half-empty glass of port at her elbow. In her desk is a note addressed to Caroline, entreating her to find her murderer.

Caroline needs no psychic abilities to determine a motive, for it seems that Madam was blackmailing some of her clients and has left a trail of aggrieved aristocrats behind. But as Caroline and Mrs. Frogerton investigate further, they find other suspects, and a litany of deceptions, some very close to home. Now Caroline will need to keep all her wits about her if she is to stop others from joining Madam Lavinia in the afterlife . . .

Miss Morton


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