By Margaret Miles
1763. With the top of the French and Indian struggle and a brand new king on England's throne, it kind of feels the colonies have entered a calm and filthy rich new period. And notwithstanding the trendy girls of Boston may well locate Bracebridge altogether too peaceable to be stimulating, younger widow Charlotte Willett likes it simply because it is. however the calm of the little village is ready to be shattered by means of a filthy rich stranger who bursts into flame by means of the part of the road--and then disappears!
The townspeople commence muttering approximately witchcraft and the devil's hand, casting suspicious glances at an area Frenchman. yet Charlotte, who has a willing curiosity in human nature, and her neighbor Richard Longfellow, gentleman farmer and scientist, have extra earthly speculations concerning the product owner's disappearance. used to be it homicide, or an problematic scheme? And, with mysterious deaths to stick with and a tavern filled with superstitious rabble, will Charlotte and Longfellow discover the solutions earlier than it really is too late?
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A Wicked Way to Burn (Bracebridge Mystery) by Margaret Miles