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A Curious Beginning - Deanna Raybourn
A Curious Beginning
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In her thrilling new series, Deanna Raybourn, the New York Times bestselling author of the Lady Julia Grey mysteries, returns once more to Victorian England...and introduces intrepid adventuress Veronica Speedwell.London, 1887. After burying her spinster aunt, orphaned Veronica Speedwell is free... show more
In her thrilling new series, Deanna Raybourn, the New York Times bestselling author of the Lady Julia Grey mysteries, returns once more to Victorian England...and introduces intrepid adventuress Veronica Speedwell.London, 1887. After burying her spinster aunt, orphaned Veronica Speedwell is free to resume her world travels in pursuit of scientific inquiry—and the occasiona
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Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780451476029 (0451476026)
ASIN: 451476026
Pages no: 368
Edition language: English
Series: Veronica Speedwell Mystery (#1)
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Mike Finn
Mike Finn rated it
5.0 "A Curious Beginning - Veronica Speedwell #1" by Deanna Raybourn - highly recommended
This is a splendid late-Victorian romp introducing the indomitable Veronica Speedwell: adventuress, lepidopterist and reader of crime mysteries In "A Curious Beginning", I've found, rather belatedly, given that book four came out in 2019, a series that I'm eager to read more of. This came ...
Sheila's Reads
Sheila's Reads rated it
5.0 A CURIOUS BEGINNING by Deanna Raebourn
Veronica's last guardian has died and she is alone in the world. When she returns to her cottage after the funeral she finds a man ransacking it and she is rescued by a baron. They travel to London where the baron puts her under the protection of Stoker. The next morning the baron is dead--murder...
Wanda's Book Reviews
Wanda's Book Reviews rated it
4.0 A Curious Beginning / Deanna Raybourn
London, 1887. Veronica wields her butterfly net and a sharpened hatpin with equal aplomb. She thwarts her own abduction with the help of an enigmatic German baron with ties to her mysterious past. Promising to reveal in time what he knows of the plot against her, the baron offers her temporary sanct...
SabrinaReads
SabrinaReads rated it
5.0 A Curious Beginning
Beautiful.....
mollysmommyreads
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3.0 A Curious Beginning
A very interesting mystery. Well written with fascinating characters. I look forward to reading more in this series.
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