The Fleet Street Murders (Charles Lenox Mysteries)

The Fleet Street Murders (Charles Lenox Mysteries)

Charles Finch

Called "absorbing" (Publishers Weekly) and "beguiling" (The long island occasions booklet Review), The Fleet road Murders finds gentleman detective Charles Lenox investigating the mysterious, simultaneous deaths of 2 veteran newspapermen, whereas engaged in a heated race for Parliament.

It's Christmas, 1866, and beginner sleuth Charles Lenox, lately engaged to his ally, woman Jane gray, is fortunately celebrating the vacation in his Mayfair townhouse. throughout London, besides the fact that, newshounds have simply met with violent deaths―one shot, one throttled. Lenox quickly contains himself within the unusual case, yet needs to go away it at the back of to head north to Stirrington, the place he's working for Parliament. as soon as there, he will get one more surprise whilst girl Jane sends him a letter whose contents may well threaten their nuptials.

In London, the police recognize not likely and unrelated homicide suspects. From the beginning, Lenox has his doubts; the crimes, he's yes, are tied. yet how? Racing from side to side among London and Stirrington, Lenox needs to negotiate the complexities of crime and politics, let alone his imperiled engagement. yet because the case mounts, Lenox learns that the individual at the back of the murders could be toward him―and his beloved―than he knows.

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