The Murders of Richard III (Jacqueline Kirby Series #2)

The Murders of Richard III (Jacqueline Kirby Series #2)

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Overview

The Murders of Richard III (Jacqueline Kirby Series #2) by Elizabeth Peters, Grace Conlin

When attractive American Jacqueline Kirby is invited to an English country mansion for a weekend costume affair, she expects only one mystery. Since the hosts and guests are all fanatic devotees of King Richard III, they hope to clear his name of the 500-year-old accusation that he killed the little princes in the Tower of London.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780786160006
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Publication date: 10/28/1995
Series: Jacqueline Kirby Series , #2
Edition description: 19311 Blackstone
Product dimensions: 6.46(w) x 6.50(h) x 1.16(d)

About the Author

Elizabeth Peters earned her Ph.D. in Egyptology from the University of Chicago's famed Oriental Institute. She was named Grand Master at the inaugural Anthony Awards in 1986 and Grand Master by the Mystery Writers of America in 1998. In 2003, she received the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Malice Domestic Convention. She lives in a historic farmhouse in western Maryland.

Hometown:

A farm in rural Maryland

Date of Birth:

September 29, 1927

Place of Birth:

Canton, Illinois

Education:

M.A., Ph.D. in Egyptology, Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago, 1952

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Murders of Richard III (Jacqueline Kirby Series #2) 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 9 reviews.
BeeMD More than 1 year ago
Read this one just after reading "Daughter of Time" on the same subject. A who didn't dunnit. Enjoyed it thoroughly.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Peters blends mystery and history in a fun and readable manner. Her female characters are strong and yet still value femininity. This book like her other books has a lot of humor and wit. Most of her books I started getting at the library and found myself buying later since they can be enjoyed on multiple readings, this one included.
TX_Tumbleweed More than 1 year ago
Elizabeth Peter's works are always full of interesting characters, good history and fun mystery. The same is true of this Jacqueline Kirby mystery. Although the story line is a bit more convoluted than some of Ms. Peters' other works, it is still a good way to spend an afternoon. You'll have a grand time reading about the eccentric behavior of history enthusiasts who dress in period costumes while learning about real historical controversies.
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good plot - interesting since they found richard lll in the carpark.
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