The Anatomist's Wife (Lady Darby Mystery)
Following the death of her husband, Lady Darby has taken refuge at her sister's estate, finding solace in her passion for painting. But when one of the house guests is murdered, her brother-in-law asks her to aid the insufferable Sebastian Gage—a fellow guest with some experience as an inquiry... show more
Following the death of her husband, Lady Darby has taken refuge at her sister's estate, finding solace in her passion for painting. But when one of the house guests is murdered, her brother-in-law asks her to aid the insufferable Sebastian Gage—a fellow guest with some experience as an inquiry agent. While Gage is clearly more competent than she first assumed, Kiera isn't about to let her guard down, as accusations and rumors swirl. When Kiera and Gage's search leads them to even more gruesome discoveries, a series of disturbing notes urges Lady Darby to give up the inquiry. But Kiera is determined to protect her family and prove her innocence, even as she risks becoming the next victim.
Format: Audio CD
Publish date: 2014-09-08
Publisher: Tantor Audio
Edition language: English
Series: Lady Darby Mystery (#1)
Lady Darby #1 The Anatomist’s Wife is a murder mystery that takes places around 1830. Lady Darby is a young widow with a scandalous past: she used to draw anatomical drawings for her husband and when it got out after his death she felt the full backlash from society (it wasn’t considered something...
I listened to this on audio as I was getting my house ready for guests for the holiday weekend. So as I was washing, vacuuming, dusting, changing the bedding in the guestroom, cleaning the grill etc. I had this thing on all day! LOL. I finished a 12 hour audiobook in almost a day!The story is a soli...
I really enjoyed this read.The author does a very credible job on both the historical setting and the twists and turns of a murder mystery.Our heroine Lady Darby - begins the novel as a damaged soul still trying to get over the events surrounding her marriage and her husband's death sixteen months p...
As I've already reviewed the book, this review will only cover the audiobook. For my thoughts on the story, characters, etc., please click here. All I have to tell you is I read this book twice last year, the second time using the copy I'd just bought, for you to understand how much I love this se...
Great series! Why cant i find a Sebastian Gage?!!