By Anne Perry
on the behest of his more advantageous, Thomas Pitt reopens a case long gone chilly. 3 years previous, Robert York, an enormous member of the British overseas place of work, used to be murdered in his domestic in London’s specific Hanover shut. Pitt has been instructed to address the location with the maximum discretion, given the compromising situations of the crime: a unusual sufferer from a strong kin, whispered rumors of treason, and the unimpeachable attractiveness of the widow, whose drawing close marriage to a high-level diplomat should be reason for concern.
certainly one of Pitt’s first leads, a York family members housemaid, turns out blameless adequate, yet presently after his interrogation, the lady is located lifeless. To make issues worse, Pitt is accused of the crime and thrown into felony. Now, merely Charlotte and her lately widowed sister, Emily, woman Ashworth, stand among one in every of Victorian England’s so much adept deepest investigators and the gallows.
From the upstairs drawing rooms to the servants’ downstairs quarters, Charlotte and Emily play a dangerous game—and it can be just a topic of time earlier than a killer will get the easiest of either one of them.
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Silence in Hanover Close (Charlotte and Thomas Pitt Series Book 9) by Anne Perry