Treacherous Is the Night
Score: 4.5
From 28 Ratings

Treacherous Is the Night


  • Author: Anna Lee Huber
  • Release Date : 2018-09-25
  • Genre: Historical
  • File Size: 1265953 Bytes


A London séance sets a lady spy on a deadly mission across Europe in this post-WWI Era mystery by the Daphne Award-winning author of This Side of Murder. Verity Kent can sympathize with those eager to make contact with lost loved ones. After all, she once believed herself a war widow. But now that she’s discovered Sidney is very much alive, Verity is having enough trouble connecting with her estranged husband, never mind the dead. Still, at a friend’s behest, Verity attends a séance with a medium claiming to channel sensitive information from a surprising source: a woman Verity once worked with in the Secret Service.    Refusing to believe her former colleague is dead—let alone divulging ...

Treacherous Is the Night
Score: 3.5
From 5 Ratings

Treacherous Is the Night


  • Author : Anna Lee Huber
  • Publisher : Kensington Books
  • Release Date : 2018-10-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781496713186


Treacherous Is the Night Book Description :

“My favorite new mystery series!” —Alyssa Maxwell, USA Today bestselling author In 1919 England, in the shadow of The Great War, many look to the spirit world for answers. But it will take an all too earthbound intrigue to draw in the discerning heroine of Anna Lee Huber’s latest mystery . . . It’s not that Verity Kent doesn’t sympathize with those eager to make contact with lost loved ones. After all, she once believed herself a war widow. But now that she’s discovered Sidney is very much alive, Verity is having enough trouble connecting with her estranged husband, never mind the dead. Still, at a friend’s behest, Verity attends a séance, where she encounters the man who still looms between her and Sidney—and a medium who channels...

This Side of Murder
Score: 3
From 10 Ratings

This Side of Murder


  • Author : Anna Lee Huber
  • Publisher : Kensington Books
  • Release Date : 2017-10-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781496713162


This Side of Murder Book Description :

The Great War is over, but in this captivating new mystery from award-winning author Anna Lee Huber, one young widow discovers the real intrigue has only just begun . . . England, 1919. Verity Kent’s grief over the loss of her husband pierces anew when she receives a cryptic letter, suggesting her beloved Sidney may have committed treason before his untimely death. Determined to dull her pain with revelry, Verity’s first impulse is to dismiss the derogatory claim. But the mystery sender knows too much—including the fact that during the war, Verity worked for the Secret Service, something not even Sidney knew. Lured to Umbersea Island to attend the engagement party of one of Sidney’s fellow officers, Verity mingles among the men her husband on...

Penny for Your Secrets
Score: 4.5
From 5 Ratings

Penny for Your Secrets


  • Author : Anna Lee Huber
  • Publisher : Kensington Books
  • Release Date : 2019-11-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781496713209


Penny for Your Secrets Book Description :

England, 1919. In Anna Lee Huber’s latest mystery, former Secret Service agent Verity Kent is finding that life after wartime offers its own share of danger . . . The Great War may be over, but for many, there are still obstacles on the home front. Reconciling with her estranged husband makes Verity sympathetic to her friend Ada’s marital difficulties. Bourgeois-bred Ada, recently married to the Marquess of Rockham, is overwhelmed trying to navigate the ways of the aristocracy. And when Lord Rockham is discovered shot through the heart with a bullet from Ada’s revolver, Verity fears her friend has made a fatal blunder. While striving to prove Ada’s innocence, Verity is called upon for another favor. The sister of a former Secret Service colle...

A Pretty Deceit

A Pretty Deceit


  • Author : Anna Lee Huber
  • Publisher : Kensington Books
  • Release Date : 2020-10-06
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781496728487


A Pretty Deceit Book Description :

“A historical mystery to delight fans of Agatha Christie or Daphne du Maurier.” —Bookpage In the aftermath of the Great War, the line between friend and foe may be hard to discern, even for indomitable former Secret Service agent Verity Kent, in award-winning author Anna Lee Huber’s thrilling mystery series. Peacetime has brought little respite for Verity Kent. Intrigue still abounds, even within her own family. As a favor to her father, Verity agrees to visit his sister in Wiltshire. Her once prosperous aunt has fallen on difficult times and is considering selling their estate. But there are strange goings-on at the manor, including missing servants, possible heirloom forgeries, and suspicious rumors—all leading to the discovery of a dead ...

A Treacherous Tide

A Treacherous Tide


  • Author : Franklin W. Dixon
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2020-07-14
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781534441385


A Treacherous Tide Book Description :

Brother detectives Frank and Joe dive deep into the Florida Keys to find a missing person in the twenty-first book in the thrilling Hardy Boys Adventures series. Frank and Joe Hardy have been invited to take part in a conservation mission by a marine biologist at the Bayport Aquarium. The boys get to go on an all-expenses paid trip to the lush and beautiful Florida Keys to help save sharks! But the trip’s purpose is suddenly sidelined when a paddle boarder goes missing and rumors start that the disappearance is the result of a shark attack. After spending so much time learning about the local shark population, the Hardy Boys aren’t buying the story. It will take all of Frank and Joe’s recently acquired knowledge about sharks and their habitat t...

A Treacherous Curse
Score: 4
From 22 Ratings

A Treacherous Curse


  • Author : Deanna Raybourn
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2018-01-16
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780698198401


A Treacherous Curse Book Description :

Members of an Egyptian expedition fall victim to an ancient mummy’s curse in this thrilling Veronica Speedwell novel from the New York Times bestselling author of the Lady Julia Grey mysteries. London, 1888. As colorful and unfettered as the butterflies she collects, Victorian adventuress Veronica Speedwell can’t resist the allure of an exotic mystery—particularly one involving her enigmatic colleague, Stoker. His former expedition partner has vanished from an archaeological dig with a priceless diadem unearthed from the newly discovered tomb of an Egyptian princess. This disappearance is just the latest in a string of unfortunate events that have plagued the controversial expedition, and rumors abound that the curse of the vengeful princess ha...

Treacherous Strand
Score: 4.5
From 2 Ratings

Treacherous Strand


  • Author : Andrea Carter
  • Publisher : Oceanview Publishing
  • Release Date : 2019-09-03
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781608093052


Treacherous Strand Book Description :

Perfect for mystery readers who enjoy character driven mysteries, with a strong female protagonist and a powerful sense of place. A woman's body washes up on a remote beach on the Inishowen Peninsula. Partially clothed, with a strange tattoo on her thigh, she is identified as Marguerite Etienne, a French woman who has been living in the area. Solicitor Ben (Benedicta) O'Keeffe is consumed by guilt: for the second time in her life Ben has failed someone who needed her, with tragic consequences. When local sergeant Tom Molloy dismisses Marguerite's death as the suicide of a disturbed and lonely woman, Ben cannot let it lie. Ben uncovers Marguerite's strange past as a member of a French doomsday cult, which she escaped twenty years previously, but not w...

Borrower of the Night
Score: 2.5
From 11 Ratings

Borrower of the Night


  • Author : Elizabeth Peters
  • Publisher : C & R Crime
  • Release Date : 2011-09-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781780334271


Borrower of the Night Book Description :

A new heroine from the creator of the internationally bestselling Amelia Peabody series A missing masterwork in wood, the last creation of a master carver who died in the violent tumult of sixteenth century Germany, may be hidden in the medieval castle in the town of Rothenburg. The prize has called to Vicky Bliss, drawing her and an arrogant male colleague into the forbidding citadel and its dark secrets. But the treasure hunt soon turns deadly. Here, where the blood of the long forgotten stains ancient stones, Vicky must face two perilous possibilities: either a powerful supernatural evil inhabits the place... or someone frighteningly real is willing to kill for what Vicky is determined to find....

A Stroke of Malice
Score: 4.5
From 7 Ratings

A Stroke of Malice


  • Author : Anna Lee Huber
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2020-04-07
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780451491398


A Stroke of Malice Book Description :

Lady Kiera Darby and her husband Sebastian Gage are looking forward to celebrating with new friends at an exciting yearly soiree, but they soon learn that murder never takes a holiday in the latest riveting installment in this national bestselling series. January 1832. After enjoying a delightful few weeks with her family, expectant mother Kiera and Sebastian Gage have been invited to the Duchess of Bowmontʼs Twelfth Night party in Traquair, Scotland. Though she normally avoids such fashionable, rambunctious events, Kiera is ready to join in the festive merrymaking. But upon their arrival at the opulent estate, it becomes obvious that all is not merry in their hostess’s home. The family appears to be under a great strain, and someone seems determi...

Treacherous

Treacherous


  • Author : Brown Books Small Press
  • Publisher : Small Press
  • Release Date : 2011-04
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1933651970


Treacherous Book Description :

Life in Louisiana just got complicated... A Louisiana family finds a damaged young girl near their home and takes her in as one of their own. But little do they know that the young girl has a secret, one so devastating that it has the power to destroy them all. Riddled with twists and turns, Treacherous: The Beginning will have the reader guessing until the very end. What's the secret? What does it mean to those who have grown to love her? Curses, voodoo, and other forms of mayhem come from deep within the bayou to flavor this spicy tale of intrigue and betrayal. Get a glimpse of life in Cajun country through this fast-paced, dramatic read....