Last Act

Last Act

by Jane Aiken Hodge
     
 

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When tragically widowed opera singer, Anne Paget, is told by a doctor that she has only a few months to live she is devastated. Instead of withering quietly into her fate she decides to take a risk and a final challenge, accepting a surprise offer to perform in an opera to be staged in a hidden principality in the Alps, to celebrate an international peace conference. … See more details below

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When tragically widowed opera singer, Anne Paget, is told by a doctor that she has only a few months to live she is devastated. Instead of withering quietly into her fate she decides to take a risk and a final challenge, accepting a surprise offer to perform in an opera to be staged in a hidden principality in the Alps, to celebrate an international peace conference.

But as she rises quickly from an understudy to a star, she realises that her life is not only threatened by her illness but also by mysterious intrigues and dangerous crosscurrents that underline the high society of Lissenberg. There is sabotage and murder and Anne soon realises that nothing is as it seems, and that she cannot trust any of the men that offer her protection.

In Last Act, first published in 1979, Jane Aiken Hodge combines all the elements of a thrilling romance her heroine is enchanting, the setting glittering, and the men are handsome but dangerous...

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781448213108
Publisher:
Bloomsbury USA
Publication date:
10/24/2013
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
1
Sales rank:
788,702
File size:
2 MB

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