Antonia Fraser: Three Great Novels: Jemima Shore On The Case : Cool Repentance, Oxford Blood, Your Royal Hostage
COOL REPENTANCE: Christabel Herrick, the once-celebrated actress, is not bothered by the incredulity greeting her return to her luxurious country house. One reckless affair should surely not spell the end of her happiness. But she has made a fatal mistake...OXFORD BLOOD : Jemima Shore has reluctantly agreed to make a documentary at Oxford University revealing the exotic lives of the over-privileged. Her interest is piqued when she discovers a mystery surrounding Lord Saffron, a wealthy young heir. When an undergrad is murdered and a series of attempts are made on Saffron's life, Jemima realises she has started a terrible chain of events. YOUR ROYAL HOSTAGE: As the wedding of Princess Amy of Cumberland and Prince Ferdinand approaches, a secret organisation makes plans with dangerous consequences. Meanwhile, Jemima grapples with the royal wedding in her own way - as a freelance commentator. So she happens to be on hand when things go badly wrong...
- Paperback | 496 pages
- 148 x 234 x 40mm | 721.22g
- 23 Aug 2006
- Orion Publishing Co
- Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
- London, United Kingdom
About Antonia Fraser
Antonia Fraser, CBE, has written many acclaimed historical works which have been international bestsellers, including MARIE ANTOINETTE, MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS, THE SIX WIVES OF HENRY VIII and THE GUNPOWDER PLOT. She is married to the playwright Harold Pinter and lives in Holland Park, London.