By Anna Dean
The inquisitive leave out Dido Kent returns in A position of Confinement to explain the mysterious disappearance of a tender lady within the fourth installment of Anna Dean's captivating Regency period series
The dependably sharp leave out Dido Kent is pain her sister-in-law's makes an attempt to marry her off to the ghastly clergyman health practitioner Prowdlee. Dido, although, is decided to refuse him, in addition to his abominable part whiskers. As punishment she is distributed to accompany her hypochondriac—and rather wealthy—Aunt Manners on a visit to Charcombe Manor. The relations hopes that revisiting her youth domestic will maintain Aunt Manners in solid spirits, and Dido in her reliable graces.
However, upon their arrival it really is transparent to Dido that there's even more at stake than her aunt's desire. the wealthy heiress Letitia Verney has disappeared whereas traveling Charcombe, and Mr. Tom Lomax is suspected of abducting her. Dido is vulnerable to think in his innocence, yet how is she to provide an explanation for by way of what process a tender girl may possibly input throughout the entrance door and never look at the different part? And this is not the one enigma that the Elizabethan manor holds: there's a abandoned wing within which lighting mysteriously look at evening, a crying ghost which retains viewers wakeful, and thoughts of outdated kin quarrels.
When the senior Mr. Lomax involves city to protect his son, the secret intensifies—and so does Dido's romantic existence. With lives and reputations at the line, it truly is as much as Dido to place the items jointly to save lots of the Lomaxes and locate the vanished younger pass over Verney. during this appealing fourth installment of the Dido Kent sequence, readers will locate extra of the wealthy characters, meticulous historic aspect, and masterful suspense they have come to anticipate from Anna Dean.
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