An unexpected peril
|Format:||Print Book 2021|
|Availability:||Available at 8 Libraries 8 of 19 copies|
January 1889. As the newest member of the Curiosity Club - an elite society of brilliant, intrepid women - Veronica Speedwell is excited to put her many skills to good use. As she assembles a memorial exhibition for pioneering mountain climber Alice Baker Greene, Veronica discovers evidence that the recent death was not a tragic climbing accident but murder. Veronica and her natural historian beau, Stoker, suddenly find themselves embroiled in a mystery involving a peace treaty, a princess, and a murderer.
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|Series||Raybourn, Deanna. Veronica Speedwell mystery.|
Aristocracy (Social class) -- Fiction.
Missing persons -- Fiction.
Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction.
London (England) -- History -- 1800-1950 -- Fiction.
England -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Fiction.
Great Britain -- History -- Victoria, 1837-1901 -- Fiction.
Detective and mystery fiction.
|Publisher|| New York :2021
340 pages ; 24 cm