The Reluctant Widow

The Reluctant Widow

Georgette Heyer


"Lively, amusing...done to a turn!"-Kirkus Reviews

A fateful mistake...

When Elinor Rochdale forums the inaccurate trainer, she finally ends up no longer at her potential employer's domestic yet on the property of Eustace Cheviot, a dissipated and ruined younger guy at the verge of death.

A momentous decision...

His cousin, Mr Ned Carlyon, persuades Elinor to marry Eustace as an easy enterprise association. through morning, Elinor is a wealthy widow, yet reveals herself embroiled with a world undercover agent ring, housebreakers, uninvited visitors, and homicide. And Mr Carlyon will not enable her go away ...

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What readers are announcing approximately The Reluctant Widow

"Delightful and merely exciting. The plot contains comedy, intrigue, espionage, cloaks and daggers, and issues going bump within the evening - served with a sauce of witty repartee that's the Heyer hallmark. Unforgettable."

"One of my favorites!"

"A delightfully humorous and mysterious romp."

"Reading Georgette Heyer is the subsequent smartest thing to studying Jane Austen." - Publisher's Weekly

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