A informal day trip to the Crystal Palace in London takes a mysterious and murderous flip in The Corpse on the Crystal Palace, the most recent secret in Carola Dunn’s liked Daisy Dalrymple series.
April 1928: Daisy Dalrymple Fletcher is visited in London via her younger cousins. at the checklist of must-see websites is the Crystal Palace. researching that her kid's nanny, Nanny Gilpin, hasn't ever obvious the Palace, Daisy comes to a decision to make an afternoon of it—bringing her cousins, her 3-year-old twins, her step-daughter Belinda, the nurserymaid, and Nanny Gilpin. but this traditional day out is going fallacious whilst Mrs. Gilpin is going off to the women’ room and fails to come. while Daisy is going to seem for her, she does not locate her nanny yet in its place the physique of one other lady wearing a nanny's uniform.
Meanwhile, Belinda and the cousins spot Mrs. Gilpin chasing after another nanny. Intrigued, they path the 2 during the big Crystal Palace and into the park. After in short wasting sight in their quarry, they stumble throughout Mrs. Gilpin mendacity subconscious in a small lake inhabited by means of large concrete dinosaurs.
When she involves, Mrs. Gilpin cannot consider what occurred after leaving the twins within the nurserymaid's care. Daisy's husband, Detective leader Inspector Alec Fletcher of Scotland backyard, reveals himself embroiled within the research of the murdered nanny. anxious approximately her kid's personal injured nanny, Daisy is decided to assist. First she has to find the identification of the 3rd nanny, the presumed assassin, and to take action, Daisy needs to discover why the amnesic Mrs. Gilpin abandoned her fees to keep on with the lacking 3rd nanny.