A Royal Pain

A Royal Pain

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1930s London. Poor Lady Georgiana - thirty-fourth in line to the throne - has nothing to serve her Bavarian princess houseguest, even though the Queen of England has requested that she entertain her. Then there's the matter of the body in the bookshop and the princess's unwitting involvement with the Communist party. It's enough to drive a girl mad.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 352 pages
  • 128 x 198 x 24mm | 280g
  • Constable
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • no internal images/maps
  • 1472120701
  • 9781472120700
  • 765,979

Review quote

[A] charming, delightfully fresh series...fans of historical cozies who like Kerry Greenwood's Phryne Fisher series will snap this up * Library Journal * Whimsical...Bowen successfully melds a whodunit with comedy as few contemporary writers can * Publishers Weekly * A feisty new heroine to delight a legion of Anglophile readers -- Jacqueline Winspear, New York Times bestselling author It's the perfect fix between seasons for Downton Abbey addicts -- Deborah Crombie, New York Times bestselling author Brilliant...Part love story, part social commentary, part fun and part downright terrifying. And completely riveting...This book is perfect -- Louise Penny, #1 New York Times bestselling author
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About Rhys Bowen

Born in Bath, Somerset, Rhys Bowen now lives in San Rafael, California, with her husband. She is the author of many award-winning series including the Royal Spyness and Constable Evans mysteries. Constable is publishing her award-winning series of atmospheric historical dramas featuring feisty Irish immigrant Molly Murphy in old New York City.
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Rating details

12,615 ratings
3.86 out of 5 stars
5 24% (2,979)
4 43% (5,453)
3 29% (3,689)
2 3% (429)
1 1% (65)
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