Dandy Detects: A Victorian San Francisco Story

Dandy Detects: A Victorian San Francisco Story

by M. Louisa Locke

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Overview

In the fall of 1879, San Francisco swelters under a heat wave while Barbara Hewitt, a reserved school-teacher, uncovers a mystery with the help of her son's dog, the Boston Terrier, Dandy.

This short story, which comes chronologically after Maids of Misfortune, is set in the 19th century, gas-lit world of Annie Fuller and her O'Farrell Street boarding house, which Locke writes about in her Victorian San Francisco Mystery series.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940148744269
Publisher: M. Louisa Locke
Publication date: 09/22/2013
Sold by: Draft2Digital
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 172,371
File size: 208 KB

About the Author

M. Louisa Locke is a retired professor of U.S. and Women’s History, who has embarked on a second career as an historical fiction writer. The first two published books in her series of historical mysteries set in Victorian San Francisco, Maids of Misfortune and Uneasy Spirits, feature Annie Fuller, a boardinghouse owner and clairvoyant, and Nate Dawson, a San Francisco lawyer, who together investigate murders and other crimes, while her short stories, beginning with Dandy Detects, give secondary characters from this series a chance to get involved in their own minor mysteries.Locke's work has won a Next Generation Indie book award for historical fiction and been awarded the IndieBRAG medallion and she is a member of the Historical Fiction Authors Cooperative. Dr. Locke is currently living in San Diego, where she is working on Bloody Lessons, the next full-length installment of her Annie Fuller/Nate Dawson series.For more about M. Louisa Locke and her work, see mlouisalocke.com/.

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