By Stephanie Barron
For everybody who loves Jane Austen...a marvelously wonderful new sequence that turns the incomparable writer into a unprecedented sleuth!
On a trip to the property of her buddy, the younger and gorgeous Isobel Payne, Countess of Scargrave, Jane bears witness to a tragedy. Isobel's husband—a gentleman of mature years—is felled by way of a mysterious and agonizing disorder. The Earl's dying turns out a merciless blow of destiny for the newly married Isobel. but the bereaved widow quickly reveals that it's in simple terms the start of her misfortune...as she gets a sinister missive accusing her and the Earl's nephew of adultery—and homicide. Desperately afraid that the letter will reveal her to the worst kind of scandal, Isobel begs Jane for support. And Jane unearths herself embroiled in a dangerous research that may quickly have her following a path of clues that leads all of the approach to Newgate legal and the home of Lords—a path which may good position Jane's personal individual within the gravest jeopardy.