Download e-book for kindle: A Grave Celebration (Lady Of Ashes Mysteries) by Christine Trent

By Christine Trent

Undertaker Violet Harper and her husband are attending the long-anticipated commencing of Egypt’s new Suez Canal, which has been masterminded via the intense French engineer, Ferdinand de Lesseps. Fireworks, galas, and canal cruises are all a part of the deliberate festivities at stops alongside the way.

Tensions abound around the a variety of ecu delegations in attendance. The Prussians, Dutch, French, British, Austrians, and Russians all have political grievances opposed to one another, made worse by means of inner struggles inside of Egypt itself.

All of this animosity is forgotten, even though, in the middle of clinking glasses and deafening cheers. that's, till anyone dies in an unintended hearth in the course of a fireworks demonstration…or used to be the blaze set to hide the loss of life of a possible blameless spectator? whilst she isn’t approved to work out to the dressing of the corpse, Violet turns into suspicious.

As decided to get to the evil root of the grisly affair as de Lesseps is to maintain it out of overseas newspapers, Violet starts off her personal sophisticated research and quick realizes that there are extra suspects than there are sails on a royal yacht. was once the homicide end result of the political jealousies? Or is a person undertaking a vendetta opposed to the nice guy de Lesseps himself? in the end, who didn’t have hatred for the French, whose overall mastery of the Suez Canal intended they might be controlling canal delivery for the foreseeable destiny?

When one other guy can also be discovered murdered, it turns into noticeable that there are malevolent forces one of the revelers…who will cease at not anything to maintain Violet from getting to know the truth.

Show description

Read or Download A Grave Celebration (Lady Of Ashes Mysteries) PDF

Similar historical mystery, thriller & suspense fiction books

Download PDF by Fay Risner: The County Seat Killer - Amazing Gracie Mystery Series

Gracie Evans remains to be agony the implications of snooping at the acquaintances via a peek gap within the vines at the porch. She and the opposite citizens of Moser Mansion are summoned to the county seat to testify opposed to assassin Mavis Jordan. Gracie is distributed to penitentiary via the pass judgement on for contempt of court docket simply because she will not supply him an inventory of the lads that visited the murdered woman of the night.

New PDF release: Beginenhochzeit: Historischer Roman (German Edition)

Flandern um 1500: Nach einer harten Zeit voller Entbehrungen lebt Agnes unter dem Schutz der frommen Frauen auf dem Beginenhof in Brügge. Dort arbeitet die eigenwillige Begine als Pförtnerin. Doch als eine ihrer Mitschwestern ums Leben kommt und eine reiche Kaufmannsfamilie den Beginen droht, ist die Ruhe dahin.

Download e-book for kindle: Fest der Finsternis: Historischer Thriller (German Edition) by Ulf Torreck

Paris im September 1805. Der intrigante Polizeiminister Joseph Fouché regiert die Stadt mit eiserner Hand. Doch die Bewohner der Weltmetropole sind ergriffen von Angst. In finsteren Gassen werden die Leichen blutjunger Mädchen gefunden, die Brutalität der Morde ist beispiellos. Der für seinen Jagdinstinkt berühmte Polizist Louis Marais arbeitet wie besessen an dem Fall.

Download e-book for kindle: The Stone of Secrets (Stone Trilogy Book 1) by K. L. Nelson

Professor Skye McAlister by no means dreamed archaeology should be so harmful. yet learning a mysterious artifact within the Scottish Highlands has in some way landed her in additional difficulty than she will deal with. it sort of feels a mystery society has taken an curiosity in her paintings of interpreting the misplaced language of the traditional Pict civilization, and it could possibly simply price Skye her existence.

Extra resources for A Grave Celebration (Lady Of Ashes Mysteries)

Example text

Download PDF sample

A Grave Celebration (Lady Of Ashes Mysteries) by Christine Trent


by Mark
4.4

Rated 4.27 of 5 – based on 6 votes