Death on the Sapphire: A Lady Frances Folkes Mystery
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Date: June 2016
Duration: 8 hours 50 minutes
An extraordinary woman living in extraordinary times, Lady Frances Ffolkes is an Edwardian-era suffragette who has an uncanny ability to attract danger and romance.
When Major Colcombe, a family friend and war veteran, dies under mysterious circumstances, the good Lady discovers that he was working on a manuscript about South Africa's bloody Boer War, which reportedly revealed a scandalous mistake that cost many innocent lives. Now, it's up to Frances and her loyal lady's maid, June Mallow, to track down the missing manuscript and bring the killer to justice. Despite kerfuffles with Scotland Yard and the British secret service, Frances never backs down and finds herself in several very unfortunate positions-and one very fortunate love triangle.
Death on the Sapphire is R. J. Koreto's witty and winsome debut of a series that is sure to be a fan favorite for years to come. "R. J. Koreto introduces a delightful new heroine with Lady Frances Ffolkes."-Victoria Thompson, bestselling author of Murder in Morningside Heights