Publisher: Bloomsbury USA (September 13, 2016)
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Mrs. Laetitia Rodd, elderly fifty-two, is the widow of an archdeacon. dwelling in Hampstead along with her confidante and landlady, Mrs. Bentley, who as soon as enable rooms to John Keats, Laetitia makes her dwelling as a hugely discreet deepest investigator. Her brother, Frederick Tyson, is a legal barrister residing within the neighboring village of Highgate together with his spouse and ten little ones. Frederick reveals the instances, and Laetitia solves them utilizing her arch intelligence, her iron discretion, and her immaculate hide as an unsuspecting widow. while Frederick brings to her consciousness a case concerning the son of the well-respected, hugely hooked up Sir James Calderstone, Laetitia units off for Lincolnshire to take in a place because the family's new governess--quickly making herself indispensable.But the probably uncomplicated case--looking into younger Charles Calderstone's “inappropriate” love interest--soon takes a slightly disagreeable flip. and because the family's secrets and techniques start to spread, Laetitia discovers the Calderstones have extra to conceal than most.Dickensian in its scope and characters, The secrets and techniques of Wishtide brings 19th century society vividly to existence and illuminates the impression of Victorian morality on women's lives. Introducing an impossible to resist new detective, the 1st e-book within the Laetitia Rodd secret sequence will enthrall and pleasure.