Mar 29, 2019

An Artless Demise b Anna Lee Huber: Book Beginning

What new books are you reading this weekend? 

An Artless Demise (Lady Darby Mystery #7)
An Artless Demise
An Artless Demise by Anna Lee Huber, April 2, 2019, Berkley Prime Crime Books
Genre: historical mystery
Lady Kiera Darby is threatened with secrets about her late husband’s involvement with body snatchers in 1831 London. Seventh in the mystery series. 

Book beginning:

November 5, 1831
London, England 
I didn't know whether to laugh or feel sorry for the poor fellow. For all his tailored clothing and the jaunty angle of his hat, which refused to stay on his head properly, he was in a ragged state. A straggly tuft of hair flopped over one eye and his arms dangled limply at his sides, hindering rather than assisting the pair of footmen who struggled between them to guide him into his place.

Page 56:
"Oh, Kiera, we just heard the news last night," exclaimed Charlotte. "Of all the utter nonsense!"
Memes: The Friday 56. Grab a book, turn to page 56 or 56% of your eReader. Find any sentence that grabs you. Post it, and add your URL post in Linky at Freda's Voice. Also visit Book Beginning at Rose City Reader

5 comments:

Kathy Martin said...

I enjoyed this book. I read it a while ago because I got the eARC and couldn't wait for nearer it's publication date. This week I am spotlighting Grave Destiny by Kalayna Price. Happy reading!

Anne@HeadFullofBooks said...

I love the dailogue. Enjoy your book. My Friday quotes

fredamans said...

Sounds like a good one! Happy weekend!

Suko said...

Thanks for sharing the beginning and "the 56", Harvee. Enjoy!

Lauren Stoolfire said...

I have have to look into this series. Thanks for sharing!

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