Royal Blood

Royal Blood : A Royal Spyness Mystery

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A royal wedding brings Lady Georgiana Rannoch to Transylvania and lands her in a truly draining state of affairs in the fourth mystery in the New York Times bestselling Royal Spyness series. London, 1932. With her hateful brother Binky in town, Georgie has been desperately seeking an escape. So when an invitation from the Queen of England arrives asking her to represent the royals at a wedding in Transylvania--legendary home of vampires--she's delighted to accept. But when the bride starts acting a little batty and a prominent wedding guest is poisoned, something must be done lest the couple's vows become "till undeath do they part..."
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Product details

  • Paperback | 326 pages
  • 105 x 172 x 27.94mm | 165g
  • Berkley Prime Crime
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 0425243745
  • 9780425243749
  • 105,426

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"An insightful blend of old-fashioned whodunnit, clever satire and drawing room comedy of errors."-New York Times bestselling author Jacqueline Winspear

"Brilliant...This is so much more than a murder mystery. It's part love story, part social commentary, part fun and part downright terrifying. And completely riveting."-#1 New York Times bestselling author Louise Penny

"The perfect fix between seasons for Downton Abbey addicts."-New York Times bestselling author Deborah Crombie

"Fans of P.G. Wodehouse looking for laughs mingled with some amateur sleuthing will be quite pleased."-Publishers Weekly (starred review)

"Georgie's high spirits and the author's frothy prose are utterly captivating."-The Denver Post

"A smashing romp."-Booklist (starred review)
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"An insightful blend of old-fashioned whodunnit, clever satire and drawing room comedy of errors."--New York Times bestselling author Jacqueline Winspear "Brilliant...This is so much more than a murder mystery. It's part love story, part social commentary, part fun and part downright terrifying. And completely riveting."--#1 New York Times bestselling author Louise Penny "The perfect fix between seasons for Downton Abbey addicts."--New York Times bestselling author Deborah Crombie "Fans of P.G. Wodehouse looking for laughs mingled with some amateur sleuthing will be quite pleased."--Publishers Weekly (starred review) "Georgie's high spirits and the author's frothy prose are utterly captivating."--The Denver Post "A smashing romp."--Booklist (starred review)
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About Rhys Bowen

Rhys Bowen, a New York Times bestselling author, has been nominated for every major award in mystery writing, including the Edgar(R), and has won many, including both the Agatha and Anthony awards. She is the author of the Royal Spyness Mysteries, set in 1930s London, the Molly Murphy Mysteries, set in turn-of-the-century New York, and the Constable Evans Mysteries, set in Wales. She was born in England and now divides her time between Northern California and Arizona.
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9,302 ratings
3.93 out of 5 stars
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4 43% (4,042)
3 26% (2,416)
2 3% (296)
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