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The secrets of Wishtide / Kate Saunders.

Saunders, Kate, 1960- author. (Author).
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  • 3 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Butler Public Library - Butler FIC SAUNDE Laetitia 1 (Text) 73174005031395 Adult: Fiction Available -
Greenwood Public Library - Greenwood SAU (Text) 36626103767448 New Fiction Checked out 10/08/2016
Melton Public Library - Melton MYSTERY FIC SAU (Text) 79591000088014 Mystery Checked out 10/13/2016
Spencer County Public Library - Richland FIC SAU (Text) 70741100105286 Adult Fiction Available -
Spencer County Public Library - Rockport FIC SAU (Text) 70741000140707 Adult Fiction Checked out 10/15/2016
West Lafayette Public Library - West Lafayette M FIC SAU (Text) 31951004138647 Main Floor - New Arrivals Checked out 10/05/2016
West Lebanon Public Library - West Lebanon MYS SAU (Text) 74861000020048 Adult Mystery Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781632864499
  • ISBN: 1632864495
  • Physical Description: 334 pages ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First U.S. edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury, 2016.

Content descriptions

General Note: "First published in Great Britain 2016"--Title page verso.
Summary, etc.: "Mrs. Laetitia Rodd, aged fifty-two, is the widow of an archdeacon. Living in Hampstead with her confidante and landlady, Mrs. Bentley, who once let rooms to John Keats, Laetitia makes her living as a highly discreet private investigator. Her brother, Frederick Tyson, is a criminal barrister living in the neighboring village of Highgate with his wife and ten children. Frederick finds the cases, and Laetitia solves them using her arch intelligence, her iron discretion, and her immaculate cover as an unsuspecting widow. When Frederick brings to her attention a case involving the son of the well-respected, highly connected Sir James Calderstone, Laetitia sets off for Lincolnshire to take up a position as the family's new governess--quickly making herself indispensable. But the seemingly simple case--looking into young Charles Calderstone's "inappropriate" love interest--soon takes a rather unpleasant turn. And as the family's secrets begin to unfold, Laetitia discovers the Calderstones have more to hide than most. Dickensian in its scope and characters, The Secrets of Wishtide brings nineteenth century society vividly to life and illuminates the effect of Victorian morality on women's lives. Introducing an irresistible new detective, the first book in the Laetitia Rodd Mystery series will enthrall and delight" -
Subject: Women private investigators > Fiction.
Private investigators > Fiction.
Governesses > Fiction.
Widows > Fiction.
Aristocracy (Social class) > England > 19th century > Fiction.
Great Britain > Social life and customs > 19th century > Fiction.
Genre: Mystery fiction.
Historical fiction.

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