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An Artless Demise

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An Artless Demise
Title
An Artless Demise
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Summary
Lady Darby returns to London with her new husband, Sebastian Gage, but newlywed bliss won't last for long when her past comes back to haunt her in the latest exciting installment in this national bestselling series.November 1831. After fleeing London in infamy more than two years prior, Lady Kiera Darby's return to the city is anything but mundane, though not for the reasons she expected. A gang of body snatchers is arrested on suspicion of imitating the notorious misdeeds of Edinburgh criminals, Burke and Hare—killing people from the streets and selling their bodies to medical schools. Then Kiera's past—a past she thought she'd finally made peace with—rises up to haunt her. All of London is horrified by the evidence that "burkers" are, indeed, at work in their city. The terrified populace hovers on a knife's edge, ready to take their enmity out on any likely suspect. And when Kiera receives a letter of blackmail, threatening to divulge details about her late anatomist husband's involvement with the body snatchers and wrongfully implicate her, she begins to apprehend just how precarious her situation is. Not only for herself, but also her new husband and investigative partner, Sebastian Gage, and their unborn child. Meanwhile, the young scion of a noble family has been found murdered a block from his home, and the man's family wants Kiera and Gage to investigate. Is it a failed attempt by the London burkers, having left the body behind, or the crime of someone much closer to home? Someone who stalks the privileged, using the uproar over the burkers to cover his own dark deeds?
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Huber, Anna Lee
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dictionaries
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  • Historical Fiction
  • Romance
  • Mystery
  • Fiction
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An Artless Demise
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Publication
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OVERDRIVE:9987a0db-4dd8-45cc-a44a-6fa584a8d7fc
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780451491374
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
An Artless Demise
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:9987a0db-4dd8-45cc-a44a-6fa584a8d7fc
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780451491374
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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