In a Gilded Cage (Molly Murphy Mysteries)

In a Gilded Cage (Molly Murphy Mysteries)

Rhys Bowen

Irish immigrant Molly Murphy and her long island urban P.I. enterprise are in the course of a sweeping influenza epidemic and a struggle for women’s suffrage that lands her in reformatory. Her betrothed, Police Captain Daniel Sullivan, finds her, yet he not often has time to bail her out, what with chinese language gangs battling for keep watch over of a thriving opium exchange. the one comfort Molly can take from her vexing afternoon within the clink is that it made her a few new neighbors one of the Vassar suffragists---and introduced her a couple of recent cases.

For the 1st, Emily Boswell is confident her miserly uncle stole her inheritance and needs Molly to discover the reality at the back of her mom and dad’ lives and deaths. moment, Emily’s college roommate Fanny Poindexter desires Molly to discover facts of her husband’s philandering in order that she will be able to depart him with no one crimson cent. but if Fanny dies and her husband claims she’s a sufferer of the epidemic, it’s greater than Molly’s conscience can take.

Rhys Bowen’s Agatha and Anthony Award--winning ancient sequence maintains to respire lifestyles into the earlier with its wit and style and its whole experience of early-twentieth-century big apple, which makes In a Gilded Cage her such a lot entire secret yet.

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