Naughty In Nice
Lady Georgiana Rannoch has once again been called into service by Her Majesty the Queen. This time she's sent to Nice on a secret assignment that's nothing to sneeze at-recover the Queen's stolen snuff box. As much of an honor as it is to be trusted by Her Majesty, an even greater honor awaits... show more
Lady Georgiana Rannoch has once again been called into service by Her Majesty the Queen. This time she's sent to Nice on a secret assignment that's nothing to sneeze at-recover the Queen's stolen snuff box. As much of an honor as it is to be trusted by Her Majesty, an even greater honor awaits Georgie in Nice-as Coco Chanel herself asks Georgie to model her latest fashion. But when a necklace belonging to the Queen is stolen on the catwalk, Georgie has to find two priceless items-and solve a murder. How's a girl to find any time to go to the casino?
Publish date: 2011-09-06
Publisher: Berkley Hardcover
Pages no: 336
Edition language: English
Series: Her Royal Spyness Mysteries (#5)
This is such a fun cozy/historical mystery series. I loved that Georgie got to go to the Riviera and that she got taken under the wing of Coco Chanel. Her mother also played a more maternal role so it was nice to see Georgie get to have some fun and get taken care of a bit. Of course, trouble & m...
Queen Victoria's great-granddaughter Georgie, currently thirty-fourth in line to the throne, wants to follow her family and friends to the French Riviera, but as usual she doesn't have the cash. Fortunately Queen Mary has another discrete little job for her, this time in Nice, so off she goes with h...
3.5 Stars Many of you may not know this about me, but I read fluffy little mysteries as a guilty pleasure. I prefer British ones the best. It started when I discovered Agatha Christie in my early 20's, and though nothing compares I enjoy a quaint little who-done-it.As much as I enjoy these books, ...
Might be my favorite of this series, so far!!! As always, familiar characters and fun new ones (like Coco Chanel) and a great set up.This time, it's the dead of winter, and anyone who's anyone is no longer in London but in Nice on the French Rivera -- including the Prince of Wales and Georgie's brot...
Loved this one! Great location, fantastic character development and I didn't see the bad guy coming for a second. I love the interweaving of Georgie with real historic events. This series is just getting better and better. I really look forward to the next one.