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Murder on Union Suare Gaslight Mystery #21

Last minute the newlyweds discover that Parnell Vaughn Catherine's legal father has a claim on the child and his grasping fiancée is demanding a financial settlement to relinuish parental rights Even though exchanging money for Murder on PDFEPUB or a child is illegal Frank and Sarah's love for Catherine drives them to comply When Frank returns with the money and finds Vaughn beaten to death all evidence points to Fran. The book is extra special when it s signed for you by the author

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K as the on Union Suare Gaslight Mystery ePUB #192 culprit A not uite famous actor with modest means Vaughn seems an unlikely candidate for murder particularly such a violent crime of passion But Frank soon uncovers real life intrigue as dramatic as any that appears on stage Sarah and Frank enlist those closest to them to help hunt for Vaughn's killer as Frank's own life and the future of their family hang in the balanc. It took me a while to get into this book mostly because I haven t read any others in the series and since there have been than 20 clearly I ve missed a lot and also because for whatever reason I didn t realize that it s a turn of the century setting Once I figured that out though the dialog and interactions among the characters made total sense from then on reading it was uite an enjoyable experienceAt the beginning New York married couple Sarah nee Brandt and Frank Malloy she a midwife and he a private detective are hoping to adopt Catherine a child Sarah apparently has been raising how that came to be was I suppose the subject of an earlier book They learn that the man Catherine s mother was married to isn t her birth father and under the law only the real father has parental rights and can sign over his daughter to the Malloys Turns out he s Parnell Vaughn an actor in a small independent theater company and he s than willing to give up the child he neither knew nor wants anything to do with His actress fiancee though isn t about to let him give something for nothing ante up she demands or she ll put the kabosh on the dealEven though the real dad doesn t care about the money and such payments are illegal Frank agrees but when he returns to the theater with cash in hand he finds that Parnell has been brutally murdered Worse since Frank gets covered with Parnell s blood when he inspected the body and nobody else seems to be around Frank becomes the No 1 suspect Needless to say he didn t do it so he and his partner Gino with help from Sarah set out to prove his innocenceThere s no shortage of other suspects including the aforementioned fiancee a long in the tooth actress who refuses to give up ingenue roles and act her age her producer husband who would do anything to keep her happy and an agent who may have motives that are not in his clients best interests Helping to sort things out is Serafina another character from an earlier book or books as a medium she just may be able to conjure up insights that will help get to the truthThe action moves along uickly although it does get a bit bogged down here and there by too lengthy what if discussions among the characters The writing is interesting and true to the period and once in a while there s a touch of humor The only thing I was never able to figure out though is why Frank is referred to by his first name in some instances and his last name in others for a while I actually thought they were two different peopleStill I m happy to find this series a delightful combination of historical fiction and murder mystery For sure I ll be watching for the next installment Meantime I thank the publisher via NetGalley for the opportunity to read an advance review copy

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When a murder Union Suare MOBI #240 hits close to home Frank finds himself in an unusual position the prime suspect in the latest installment of the national bestselling Gaslight Mystery seriesSarah and Frank Malloy are enjoying married life and looking to make their family official by adopting Catherine the child whom Sarah rescued and has been raising as her daughter The process seems fairly straightforward but at the. An intriguing little surprise at the start when Frank himself becomes a murder suspect This sets the scene for his little team to start an investigation to clear his name I thought this book worked very well I enjoyed the humour behind Maeve and Gino s developing relationship I liked the way Sarah and Frank worked together and also how Sarah s mother came to their aid in her usual fashion All the regular characters were in play plus a few from previous books and the story moved along wellThe mystery revolved around a cast of players in a theatre and there was a lot of good historical detail about the Syndicate which I had never heard of before This author always seems to teach me something in her books I have three separate HF series on the go all set in New York and it truly has a remarkable and freuently very entertaining history Sadly I only have one book to read in this series before I catch up with the author I sincerely hope she keeps writing them


About the Author: Victoria Thompson

Victoria Thompson is Union Suare MOBI ð the USA Today bestselling author of the Edgar® and Agatha nominated Gaslight Mystery series and the Sue Grafton Memorial Award nominated Counterfeit Lady Series She was nominated for an Edgar Award from Mystery Writers of America in and in she received a Career Achievement Award in Mystery Writing from RT Magazine Six of her Gaslight Mysteries were nominated for a.



10 thoughts on “Murder on Union Suare Gaslight Mystery #21

  1. says:

    Murder on Union Suare by Victoria Thompson is a 2018 Berkley publication Frank a murder suspect? When Sarah and Frank hit a legal snag in the

  2. says:

    There's a bit of theater in all of usFrank and Sarah Malloy are the mainstay characters of Victoria Thompson's

  3. says:

    An intriguing little surprise at the start when Frank himself becomes a murder suspect This sets the scene for his little team to start an investigation to clear his name I thought this book worked very well I enjoyed the humour behind Maeve and Gino's developing relationship I liked the way Sarah and Frank worke

  4. says:

    Frank and Sarah Malloy are ready to move forward with the adoption of Catherine the young orphan she’s been raising for almost tw

  5. says:

    I received a copy of Murder on Union Suare from Penguin’s First to Read Murder on Union Suare is the 21st book in Victoria Thomps

  6. says:

    The book is extra special when it’s signed for you by the author🤗

  7. says:

    It took me a while to get into this book mostly because I haven't read any others in the series and since there have been than 20 clearly I've missed a lot and also because for whatever reason I didn't realize that it's a turn of the century setting Once I figured that out though the dialog and interactions among the characters made total se

  8. says:

    Frank and Sarah Malloy are getting ready to legally adopt little Catherine when their attorney tells them there is a problem Catherine's stepfather Actor Vaughn Parnell must relinuish his rights to Catherine Frank and Sarah visit Parnell at the theater where he is performing He is willing to sign the paperwork but his fiancée reuests that t

  9. says:

    Finally finally I'm done reading this book It was tortureZero character development and I figured who the murderer was early on while I had to read on and on the same dialogues between Malloy Sarah Gino and MeaveWith every installment Meave just gets worse She and Gino demand things from Malloy and Sarah and it's annoying Gino wants a motor car and Meave wants favours because Malloy and Sarah didn't include h

  10. says:

    Frank and Sarah Mallory planned to adopted Catherine in this long running historical mystery but are stymied by a legal technology Frank goes to see Catherine's legal father Parnell Vaughn to sign papers relinuishing his paternal rights He find

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