In the second installment of this mystery series , we follow the Honorable Daisy Dalrymple still working for Town and Country magazine and in assignment to visit and photograph Occles Hall while visiting an old schoolmate Bobbie Parslow.Bobbie’s mother ,severe Lady Valeria is bothered with Daisy’s presence as she considers Daisy a “bad influence” for Bobbie who is trying to become independent from her parents.
While taking pictures of the garden, Daisy stumbles onto a freshly buried body belonging to Bobbie’s parlor maid Grace Moss who was suspected missing.
Daisy has to gather clues and discover the real culprit of the murder as an innocent man has been taken into custody.For that purpose she will enlist the help of Scotland Yard’s detective Alec Fletcher.
Set in the 1920’s, this series provides some historic background about people adjusting to life after WWI , a high-spirited and compassionate heroine and an enjoyable mystery plot that will get you hooked.
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