Stalking Jack the Ripper
Presented by James Patterson's new children's imprint, this deliciously creepy horror novel has a storyline inspired by the Ripper murders and an unexpected, blood-chilling conclusion...Seventeen-year-old Audrey Rose Wadsworth was born a lord's daughter, with a life of wealth and privilege... show more
Presented by James Patterson's new children's imprint, this deliciously creepy horror novel has a storyline inspired by the Ripper murders and an unexpected, blood-chilling conclusion...Seventeen-year-old Audrey Rose Wadsworth was born a lord's daughter, with a life of wealth and privilege stretched out before her. But between the social teas and silk dress fittings, she leads a forbidden secret life.Against her stern father's wishes and society's expectations, Audrey often slips away to her uncle's laboratory to study the gruesome practice of forensic medicine. When her work on a string of savagely killed corpses drags Audrey into the investigation of a serial murderer, her search for answers brings her close to her own sheltered world.The story's shocking twists and turns, augmented with real, sinister period photos, will make this dazzling debut from author Kerri Maniscalco impossible to forget.
Format: Playaway Audio
Publish date: 2016-10-20
Publisher: Hachette Audio
Pages no: 570
Edition language: English
Series: Untitled Trilogy (#1)
Surprisingly good.Audio- excellent narrationI went into this book with a slightly negative view. I'm not a fan of the bodice ripper type reads, the whole time period is a meh for me. I was wrong, okay I said it. This book had intriguing characters, a twisted mystery that threw me off till the very e...
Enjoyable historical fiction read with elements of mystery/thriller/horror depending on how you feel about all the dead bodies, and a strong teen romance bent. Good attention paid to historical detail in the world-building, but a very modern teen voice and attitude, so if you're a stickler for perio...
This book hit on a lot of my favourite themes - Victorian London, a woman willing to risk her reputation to pursue a career she is passionate about, historical fiction and of course, a re-imagining of one of the most well-known unsolved murders of all time. What I liked about this book: the auth...
Slow to pick up but worth it once you got into it! Wonderful book, love how she incorporated real events into her characters.
Book Title: Stalking Jack the Ripper Author: Kerri Manisculco Narration: Nicola Barber Series: Stalking Jack The Ripper #1 Genre: YA, Historical, Mystery Setting: London, England Source: Audiobook (Library) ⇝Add to Goodreads⇜ ⇝My Thoughts⇜ A fast paced story, full o...