A murdered mayor. A second body reduced to skeleton and dust. The public display so horrific that the police are baffled.
Everyone assumes uninterested heir Louis Saint-Blancat will finally settle down and focus on the politics of Toulouse, France. Louis becomes the center of attention in the press while his mother and sister pressure him to follow the family’s political tradition when all he wants is to track down his father’s killer, then return to his globe-trotting lifestyle.
Determined to ferret out the story behind the perplexing assassination that took place at the very center of Toulouse to advance her career, struggling English journalist Catherine Marty finds an unlikely ally in Louis.
Will the two sleuths discover what is lurking beneath the apparent congeniality of la Ville Rose?
About the Author
She divides her time between a busy city life in Toulouse and a laidback country setting at the foot of the Pyrenees with her better half and two miniature versions of herself.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Amazing Debut novel This is the debut novel from this author and I expect there will be more great stories to come. I love a good mystery and this was no disappointment. This story is well-written and there are twists and turns. The characters have great depth, and the connection between Catherine and Louis is undeniable. I was very impressed by this author and look forward to reading more of her work. Highly recommended if you love a good mystery, mixed with family drama and politics.