Murder In Morningside Heights : A Gaslight Mystery

Description

Midwife Sarah Brandt and private detective Frank Malloy return to investigate a death in the field of higher learning in this Gaslight Mystery from the national bestselling author of Murder on St. Nicholas Avenue... After spending his first few weeks as a private detective by investigating infidelities of the wealthy, Frank has a more serious case at hand. Abigail Northrup of Tarrytown, New York, was her parents' pride and joy. After graduating from a prestigious women's college in Morningside Heights, she took a job there as an instructor. She also joined the ranks of the New Women, ladies planning for a life without a husband in which they make their own decisions and make a difference in the world. Unfortunately, her murder ended all that. When the police declare the incident a random attack and refuse to investigate further, Abigail's parents request Frank's help. Of course, he'll need Sarah's assistance as she's more familiar with the world of academia, and it will be far easier for her to interview the lady professors. Yet difficulties arise as they learn that although Miss Northrup may have been an exemplary student and teacher, she lived in a world of secrets and lies...

Details

Author(s)
Victoria Thompson
Format
Paperback | 320 pages
Dimensions
105 x 172 x 20.32mm | 136.08g
Publication date
04 May 2017
Publisher
Penguin Putnam Inc
Imprint
Berkley Publishing Corporation,U.S.
Publication City/Country
New York, United States
Language
English
Edition statement
Reprint
ISBN10
110198709X
ISBN13
9781101987094
Bestsellers rank
200,334