Murder in Postscript (A Lady of Letters Mystery)
by Mary Winters
I just can’t say enough good things about Murder in Postscript! The mystery is well-plotted, I love the time period, and the characters are wonderful. Obviously, I highly recommend this delightful, charming cozy mystery book.
~Christy’s Cozy Corners
Delightfully entertaining and vivid characters abound in Murder In Postscript, with Regency Era worldbuilding at its finest. I look forward to reading more from this talented author.
What an utterly delightful book this was. Not since the New Year hit us with all its force, have we enjoyed a book this much. This reader has it in good authority that Murder in Postscript will be one of this social season’s biggest surprises. We can’t wait for the next installment!
Murder in Postscript is the start of a new series. I cannot recommend this mystery highly enough for fans of cozy mysteries, historical fiction, Victorian settings, and lively storytelling. Five enthusiastic stars!
~View From the Birdhouse
I thought this was an excellent beginning to a new historical cozy mystery series! The mystery was well written. And I love mysteries that take place in the past, it’s always fun to read.
~Just Another Teen Reading Books
Witty and wonderful, MURDER IN POSTSCRIPT combines fantastic characters, a well-devised mystery, and a superb setting to create a spectacular start for the First Lady of Mystery series.
~Cozy Up With Kathy
Murder in Postscript is a delightful beginning to a new historical cozy mystery series set in Victorian London. Its engaging plot is filled with a healthy dose of red herrings and upstairs/downstairs characters.
~Book Club Librarian
If you are looking for an engrossing, unique, riveting historical mystery, Murder in Postscript by Mary Winters is THE book for you.
~The Book Decoder
I will be on the lookout for the next Lady of Letters Mystery. My rating for Murder in Postscript by Mary Winters is five stars. I recommend it to everyone.
~Baroness’ Book Trove
Murder in Postscript is an excellent debut for this series. This book checked all my boxes for a fine historical cozy mystery. It truly was A Perfect Escape! I am looking forward to the next A Lady of Letters Mystery.
~Escape With Dollycas Into A Good Book
I recommend MURDER IN POSTSCRIPT to readers of cozy historical mysteries, especially those that feature unusual (for the times) and progressive female sleuths or Victoria-era London.
~Guatemala Paula Loves to Read
I thoroughly enjoyed reading Murder in Postscript by Mary Winters, and I think you will, too. Not to mention the cleverly done hook in the epilogue that has you already invested in and waiting for book two!
~Reading is my Superpower
London, England, 1860. Mary Winters hooked me with the opening words of Murder in Postscript. Lovers of historical fiction, mysteries, and a well-written tale will fall in love with the first of what we can only hope is a long-lived series.
~The Mystery of Writing
About Murder in Postscript
Murder in Postscript (A Lady of Letters Mystery)
Historical Cozy Mystery
1st in Series
Setting – Victorian London, 1860
Berkley (March 28, 2023)
Paperback : 320 pages
ISBN-10 : 0593548760
ISBN-13 : 978-0593548769
Digital ASIN : B0B5D5HW3K
When one of her readers asks for advice following a suspected murder, Victorian countess Amelia Amesbury, who secretly pens the popular Lady Agony column, has no choice but to investigate in this first book in a charming new historical mystery series.
Amelia Amesbury—widow, mother, and countess—has a secret. Amelia writes for a London penny paper, doling out advice on fashion, relationships, and manners under the pen name Lady Agony. But when a lady’s maid writes Amelia to ask for advice when she believes her mistress has been murdered—and then ends up a victim herself—Amelia is determined to solve the case.
With the help of her best friend and a handsome marquis, Amelia begins to piece together the puzzle, but as each new thread of inquiry ends with a different suspect, the investigation grows ever more daunting. From London’s docks and ballrooms to grand country houses, Amelia tracks a killer, putting her reputation—and her life—on the line.
About Mary Winters
Mary Winters is the author of Murder in Postscript, the debut novel in A Lady of Letters Mystery series. A longtime reader of historical fiction and an author of two other mystery series, Mary set her latest work in Victorian England after being inspired by a trip to London. Since then, she’s been busily planning her next mystery—and another trip! Find out more about Mary and her writing at marywintersauthor.com.
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