The Mitford Murders (Mitford Murders #1) by Jessica FellowesIts 1919, and Louisa Cannon dreams of escaping her life of poverty in London, and most of all her oppressive and dangerous uncle.
Louisas salvation is a position within the Mitford household at Asthall Manor, in the Oxfordshire countryside. There she will become nurserymaid, chaperone and confidante to the Mitford sisters, especially sixteen-year-old Nancy - an acerbic, bright young woman in love with stories.
But then a nurse - Florence Nightingale Shore, goddaughter of her famous namesake - is killed on a train in broad daylight, and Louisa and Nancy find themselves entangled in the crimes of a murderer who will do anything to hide their secret . . .
The Mitford Murders (Mitford Murders Series #1)
The subject who is truly loyal to the Chief Magistrate will neither advise nor submit to arbitrary measures. Downton Abbey fans, rejoice. The Mitford Murders is a return to the aristocrats in the country house with all their gorgeous clothes, jewels, class privilege and manners intact. Jessica Fellowes, niece of Julian Fellowes, creator of Downton , is the author of the bestselling Downton Abbey books. The Mitford Murders is the first of a series of novels that will feature the real-life aristocratic Mitford sisters.
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From New York Times bestselling author Jessica Fellowes, The Mitford Muders series is a golden age style mystery series set amid the legendary Mitford household, with each book featuring one of the six fascinating, famous Mitford sisters. The Mitford Murders is a return to the aristocrats in the country house, with all their gorgeous clothes, jewels, class privilege and manners intact. Martin's Publishing Group. In the third book in the Mitford Murders series, lady's maid Louisa Cannon accompanies Diana Mitford into a turbulent late s Europe. A dazzling example of a golden age mystery. Martin's Press.