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PDF ¶ BOOK The Ladys Jewels ß PERPETUA LANGLEY ß On a mid morning ride to Pumpkin Hill Elizabeth and Jane discover a lady injured in an abandoned carriage Her coachman grooms and horses are gone along with the lady’s jewels The lady in uestion happens to be Lady Castlereagh arbiter of Almacks wife of the much maligned foAgh summons her dear friends Darcy and Bingley and Bow Street man Horatio uinn to Hertfordshire Longbourn’s drawing room is given over to Mr uinn as he directs all involved in their efforts to solve the mystery Who stole the jewels? What has happened to the coachman and grooms? Was it the coachman who executed the scheme? Could it have been highwaymen? Perhaps it was the lady’s errant maid and the butler she ran off with? Or maybe the mysterious Mr Cratchet? As the party follows clues Elizabeth and Darcy circle each other warily She thinks A mystery surrounded by familiar facesNothing harrowing here but a very decent story to fill an afternoon All the usual suspects basically doing all the usual things Add in a few newer names shake stir and poof an original cocktail Well written

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He’s handsome and has a certain wit when he is not so serious He thinks she’s uncommonly pretty and happily devoid of the coldness of a London lady But he is too reserved and judgmental for her and she is too carefree and flouting convention for him They are not at all suited And yet Hertfordshire is a hive of activity as proposals are made proposals are rejected theories are floated red herrings are chased a clergyman bumbles a stern lady miscalculates a devious miss is the architect of her own undoing and one Bennet daughter pays the pipe I have always felt a gift diamond shines so much better than one you buy for yourself Mae West“The Lady’s Jewels” is an engrossing mystery from an author who always tells an amusing storyJane and Elizabeth unlike canon PP she is an experienced euestrian discover an abandoned carriage during a morning ride No carriage horses no carriage driver no outriders no footmen But wait the carriage is not completely abandoned An older lady is present accompanied by two Mastiffs Shockingly the lady is the well known Lady Castlereagh one of the patronesses of Almacks Even shocking Lady Castlereagh’s jewel box is missing along with the horses driver and footmenJane rides for help while Elizabeth renders first aid The Lady is transported to Longbourn and the local Doctor is summoned Lady Castlereagh’s injuries prevent her ability to travel temporarily so she must remain with the Bennet family She writes to Darcy and Bingley who are unknown to the Bennets reuesting their presence along with a former Bow Street runner Mr uinn All the parties will live at Longbourn while the gentlemen find the Lady’s JewelsI never worry about diets The only carrots that interest me are the number of carats in a diamond Mae WestOur story is filled with uniue characters from Lady Castlereagh to her Mastiffs to a curmudgeonly doctor to a verbose stableboy Darcy and Bingley defer to uinn as the prime sleuth but Elizabeth is often the one with a breakthrough ideaThe reader has clues to the mystery than the characters and the villain is easily suspected The story is clean with than the usual two HEAs; well written well edited and proofread I recommend it to anyone who enjoys JAFFNo gold digging for me; I take diamonds We may be off the gold standard someday Mae West

BOOK ð The Sweet Regency Romance Series Book 14 É Perpetua Langley

The Ladys Jewels The Sweet Regency Romance Series Book 14 On a mid morning ride to Pumpkin Hill Elizabeth and Jane discover a lady injured in an abandoned carriage Her coachman grooms and horses are gone along with the lady’s jewels The lady in uestion happens to be Lady Castlereagh arbiter of Almacks wife of the much maligned foreign secretary and owner of such things as a kangaroo and a bad tempered tiger The lady’s injuries dictate that she must not travel for at least a month and she will stay at Longbourn for the foreseeable future Determined to discover what has happened to her Lady Castlere In this mysteryromance Elizabeth Bennet is actually the star detective Bingley and Darcy seem to be along for the ride and to provide protection andor housing which others cannot do due to limited finances Lady Castlereagh brings those 2 gentlemen and a Bow Street detective Horatio uinn whose services she has used successfully on previous occasion to Meryton after the 2 elder Bennet sisters discover her unconscious in her abandoned carriage while on a ride up Oakham Mount In this story Elizabeth not only rides but also rides a very fine spirited steedClues are few and those they uncover or put together are sometimes misleading Charlotte is recruited as a scribe during meetings in the war room uinn has set up He insists on interviewing everyone who has appeared on the scene both before and after the lady was found as her jewels and her manservants are missing Some of those witnesses are also unaccounted for Georgiana shows up in Meryton and with her friendship to Elizabeth growing her history is shared with that new friend That history seems to have nothing to do with the case butThis was an enjoyable page turner Some facts I was able to guess ahead of their disclosure in the story but that did not make the telling any less attractive I recommend this tale to all JAFF loversLydia's role is unbelievablelaughableoutrageous No author has painted this fate for the youngest Bennet sister previously