By Anna Dean
"If Jane Austen had written leave out Marple, she might were Dido Kent, the inquisitive spinster."--Kirkus (starred review)
A lady of Consequence, the 3rd installment in Anna Dean's captivating secret sequence, opens with a trip to the ruins of an Abbey the place Penelope Lambe, suffers a foul fall from the traditional stone steps. earlier than she slips into unconsciousness, Penelope manages to assert, 'I observed her—It used to be her.' quickly everyone is yes that she observed the gray Nun, a ghost reputed to stroll the abbey's ruins. leave out Dido Kent, despite the fact that, doesn't approve of ghosts. brushing aside each person else's assumptions, and endeavoring to take her brain off the worries of her family members, Dido turns her power towards fixing the secret. yet occasions begin to look extra sinister whilst a human skeleton is located on the abbey. Is omit Lambe's twist of fate attached to this discovery? everyone seems to be hoping on Dido to determine. a charming continuation of the Dido Kent sequence: wealthy in suspense, old element, and so much of all, characters.
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A Woman of Consequence: The Investigations of Miss Dido Kent (Dido Kent Mysteries) by Anna Dean