Murder in St. Giles

Murder in St. Giles

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Overview

Murder in St. Giles by Ashley Gardner, Jennifer Ashley

Captain Lacey must clear Brewster of a murder near his home in St. Giles, one that points to Brewster's pugilist past. Meanwhile, trouble comes to Lacey's home in the form of Donata's late husband's family.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940158579073
Publisher: JA / AG Publishing
Publication date: 04/10/2018
Series: Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries , #13
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 300
Sales rank: 7,432
File size: 595 KB

About the Author

USA Today Bestselling author Ashley Gardner is a pseudonym of NY Times bestselling author Jennifer Ashley.

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Murder in St. Giles 4.8 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 8 reviews.
Anonymous 30 days ago
Though I've grown very familiar with Capt. Lacey's character and like him just as he is, I also like that he still discovers or realizes something new about himself as events unfold. The character isn't stale, like some become in other series. I am looking forward to the next installment of a Lacey mystery adventure.
Anonymous 9 months ago
After I read my first Ashley Gardner book I was hooked. I just finished Murder in St Giles, which was so good. I love following Captain Lacey and his adventures. I have read all Captain Lacey books and am already looking forward to the Captains next adventure.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I didn't see the end coming, and I like that in a mystery. Great writing!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Another excellent murder mystery adventure in the Captain Lacey series. I love these books. My only wish is that the author would write more than 1 a year! ?
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I love this series. Now i have to wait a year before another book
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Absolutely wonderful
Joana_Varela More than 1 year ago
I've received an eARC at no cost for the author. Murder at St. Giles was my first Captain Lacey’s book – and I can’t wait to read the other books! Although I do like mysteries, I usually end up a bit disappointed because I can tell right away who did what (in this case, who killed Finch). But with this book, I kept thinking “who did it? Who did it?” because I just couldn’t tell. I really enjoyed discovering the killer along with Gabriel Lacey and Brewster. The one tiny thing I would have liked a bit more is movement. Sometimes it was a bit slow, how the story was developing, and at the end it was maybe a bit too quick. But it was very satisfying, I didn’t feel like things were left to chance, everything was very well planned, since the order of meeting the suspects, to the suspects themselves. The subplot was also good, although I have to say I didn’t connect with Donata and her son Peter that much, but that might have to do with only meeting them now, and not in a previous book. The most important part of this subplot, for me, was showing Captain Lacey in a different light, more of a husband and father (same thing with his daughters, Anne and Gabriella), which I could appreciate. In the end, it was a great historical mystery book, it kept me guessing and wondering and I liked most of the characters, which meant I was truly engaged with what happened to each of them. I will, definitely, return to this series and read more about Captain Lacey.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Captain Lacey and his friends solve another murder, this one of Brewster's brother-in-law. Pugilism, and life on a prison hulk in regency England are the background themes.