Wednesday, 30 September 2015

Mystery Monday Extra on Wednesday:


LONESOME ROAD 
(Miss Silver Mysteries: #3)
Written by Patricia Wentworth 
 1939; 213 Pages
Genre: mystery, detective

Rating: ★ ★ ★ ★

After a few close call accidents Rachel Treherne starts to believe her life may be in jeopardy and the killer may be one of her own family members or a close friend. She looks to governess turned private detective, Miss Silver to help unravel the mystery by staying in the Treherne mansion.

Rachel's father has left his fortune to her and her desperate family members want more than their share and cannot wait till her natural death. Then there is her maid who has an unnatural obsession with her and new neighbour who shows his interest in her. Each day Rachel's suspicions get the better of her and hopes Miss. Silver can help her.

Rachel's father has left his fortune to her and her desperate family members want more than their share and cannot wait till her natural death. Then there is her maid who has an unnatural obsession with her and new neighbour who shows his interest in her. Each day Rachel's suspicions get the better of her and hopes Miss. Silver can help her.

The thought of living with people who may be plotting your death is handled brilliantly by Wentworth. This one had me guessing at first and then I sat back to see if my guess was correct.

k (My Novelesque Life) 



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