Murder on Astor Place : A Gaslight Mystery

Description

The first Gaslight mystery?newly repackaged. After a routine delivery, midwife Sarah Brandt visits her patient in a rooming house?and discovers that another boarder, a young girl, has been killed. At the request of Sergeant Frank Malloy, she searches the girl's room, and discovers that the victim is from one of the most prominent families in New York? and the sister of an old friend. The powerful family, fearful of scandal, refuses to permit an investigation. But with Malloy's help, Sarah begins a dangerous quest to bring the killer to justice?before death claims another victim.

Details

Author(s)
Victoria Thompson
Format
Paperback | 278 pages
Dimensions
131 x 203 x 19mm | 222g
Publication date
01 Sep 2009
Publisher
Penguin Putnam Inc
Imprint
Penguin USA
Publication City/Country
New York, NY, United States
Language
English
Edition statement
Reprint
ISBN10
0425229726
ISBN13
9780425229729
Bestsellers rank
1,199,256