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Lady Takes the Case

(Manor Cat Mystery #1)

4.29  ·  Rating details ·  7 ratings  ·  3 reviews
When a dinner party turns deadly, the feisty Lady Cecilia Bates and intuitive cat Jack are on the case, in this first entry to an exciting new historical-mystery series.

England 1912. Danby Hall is the only home Lady Cecilia Bates has ever known. Despite the rigid rules of etiquette and her mother the Countess of Avebury's fervent desire to see her married off, Lady Cecilia
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Paperback, 304 pages
Expected publication: November 26th 2019 by Berkley Books
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Betty
Jul 30, 2019 rated it really liked it
The first book in the Manor Cat series and a new author for me. The story is easy to read and very formulaic of a gothic novel. I realize the major turn early but there are several other turns. I did enjoyed the book and look forward to the next book.
It is 1912 England is in period where the economy has slack off. The Bates family is in trouble and might loose the Estate. The answer the heir must wed a wealthy heiress and an American Annabelle Clarke heiress and her maid Jane arrive at the Manor
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Katie
I received this ARC from NetGalley and I am glad they shared it with me because I passed a very pleasant Sunday afternoon reading it. I won’t restate what the book is about since that will be done by others. It doesn’t take long to read and I enjoyed the storyline although I was caught by surprise in the end. I was wondering why it was called a Manor Cat Mystery. Is it because cats are cute and it will draw more people in to read the book? I never got the sense that the cat was the main characte ...more
Jen
Jul 24, 2019 rated it liked it
Disappointingly little about Jack, the "Manor Cat," but not bad for a cozy.
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