To good principles and most of them are likable to varying "degrees On the other hand the author seems to get a lot of pleasure out of subjecting the female characters to "On the other hand the author seems to get a lot of pleasure out of subjecting the female characters to acts of violence brutality and everyday cruelty TWview spoilerThe book is full of rape gas lighting physical and emotional abuse forced rugging and poisoning of women hide spoiler Such a well thought out plot I Agewise didn t see the twist coming at all Once again Penny Richards hasone a wonderful job of creating a story that feels real evokes true emotion and makes you want Penny Richards has again written a refreshing easy read story with well eveloped characters and interesting placesIn her second Pinkerton assignment former actress Lilly Long finds herself unwittingly paired with investigator Cade McShane in the guise of husband and wife Their assignment To find out why a member of the wealthy New Orleans Fontenot family was committed to an insane asylum by her second husbandIntrigue betrayal voodoo curses and murder will keep you gu. Duct unbecoming to a Pinkerton a grief riven runken brawl As
*if their forced *their forced wasn t bad enough the agents must pose as husband and wife servants in the troubled household of a wealthy New Orleans family An acting challenge if ever there was one The elderly matriarch of the Fortenot family is convinced her grandson s former widow has been unjustly committed to an insane asylum by. I was captivated by this book from the very beginning Once I began reading it I couldn t put it own Penny Richards has spun uite a web with Though This by Madness the second book in the Lilly Long Mystery series The complex characters of Lilly Long and Cade McShane Pinkerton Anthropology as Cultural Critique detective agents were beautifully woven Richards is a talented author making me feel as if I were actually present in these scenes seeing what they saw smelling the wonderful Cajunishes they ate and experiences all the harrowing moments with Lilly and Cade This book is so historically accurate on many social economic and personal etails Richards includes in this book I am anxiously awaiting the next installment in Richards Lilly Long Mysteries It helps that the first book in this series won the Texas Authors Best
Historical Mystery Of 2017 What An Honor For Penny RichardsMystery of 2017 What an honor for Penny Richards Lilly Long 15 stars rounded up for seemingly good intentionsI have mixed thoughts about this series so far On one hand the books main characters seem to subscribe. Shakespearean actress turned Pinkerton etective Lilly Long and her reluctant partner Cade McShane travel to New Orleans to save a young widow from a fate worse than eath 1881 Chicago Assigned to her second case as "a Pinkerton Lilly still needs to prove herself both as a novice etective and as a woman in "Pinkerton Lilly still needs to prove herself both as a novice etective and as a woman in man s world Ordered to once again work with Lilly Cade needs to redeem himself for con.
characters ê PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ☆ Penny RichardsEssing the outcome of this story just as much as you will be wondering the outcome of the impetuous relationship of Long and McShane Richard s fans will love this second installment of the Lilly Long mysteries and will look forward to the 3rd book Murder Will Speak Having enjoyed the first book about a Pinkerton etective Lilly Long I was Battleground Chicago delighted to read her further adventures In this book she goes to New Orleans with a fellow agent and they pretend to beomestic staff as they try to Albert Camus discover why aoctor has had his wife committed to a mental home The similarity with journalist Nellie Bly won t be lost on "Many Readers But Lilly Doesn "readers but Lilly Bitter Choices doesn get herself committed She has a hard enough time because we see all theomestic work of a multi person household party and all We also explore the personalities of Lilly her fellow agents and a helpful street lad who pretends to be her brother in law Good fun and always something happening I ownloaded an e ARC through Net Galley and Fresh Fiction This is an unbiased review. Her second husband She believes the man is attempting to wrest the family fortune away from his new
#wife Soon behind the beautiful facade of the Fortenot mansion the etectives uncover secrets betrayal voodoo curses #Soon behind the beautiful facade of the Fortenot mansion the etectives uncover secrets betrayal voodoo curses murder Even as Lilly and Cade chafe against their roles they must work together to expose the true villain of this tragedy before the hapless widow faces her final curtain call.