Once again the honorable, if melancholic, Captain Lacey uses his detecting skills to serve justice. This series just keeps getting better.
I love this whole series. The wife of a barrister led a double life that was a well kept secret until she was found floating in the Thames.
The series, set in Regency London, keeps getting better. Gabriel Lacey, an ex-military officer, on half-pay, continues to solve mysteries.
The deceased wife of a barrister is found in the Thames. Captain Lacey is sent for and works to to unravel who killed her and why. There are several surprising twists and turns in the book.
It is known as The Glass House-a place where London's high society can see and do things unbecoming of a gentleman or a lady. It is a place Captain Lacy has no knowlege of--until one of its regulars is found murdered. floating in the Thames.
The wife of a barrister, she led a double life at The Glass House that was a well-kept secret, From Mayfair tot he Inns of Court to the East End. Captain Lacey uncovers jealousy and murder--while also confronting some secrets of his own
Excellent regency mystery series! Captain Lacey is a wonderful creation! I love this series and this one was one of the best books in it! You can read it as a standalone because the author provides the background information, but once you read one, you will find you have to read the rest!