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Taken at Night by [Ludlow, Christa]
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Length: 263 pages Word Wise: Enabled Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
Page Flip: Enabled Language: English

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A society photographer and a police detective team up to solve a mystery that stretches from the city slums to the Town Hall...

The year is 1900, and photographer Beatrix Spencer has just opened her studio to the public with high hopes for success. But it is a turbulent time to start a new business. A deadly outbreak of plague is threatening the city.

When a notorious woman doctor disappears from a quarantined ship, Beatrix is drawn into the investigation led by Detective Fergus Blair, who has secrets of his own. Despite their very different backgrounds, Fergus and Beatrix find that their city's underworld is closer, and more dangerous, than either of them realized. And somewhere, another more sinister photographer is at work…

“The historical aspects of this novel are absolutely fascinating… The pairing of Spencer and Blair fits well… they both deserve another outing.” Austcrimefiction.org review

About the Author

Christa A. Ludlow has worked as a museum curator, research assistant, tour guide and lawyer. She has a Master of Arts (Writing) from the University of Technology, Sydney and lives in Sydney.

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 2290.0 KB
  • Print Length: 263 pages
  • Publisher: Playfair Press; 1 edition (3 February 2016)
  • Sold by: Amazon Australia Services, Inc.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B01BGE85Q4
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Word Wise: Enabled
  • Screen Reader: Supported
  • Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars 1 customer review
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #297,329 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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4.0 out of 5 starsthe characters and the themes stand alone and can be enjoyed as a historical mystery
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3.0 out of 5 starsGreat to see historical crime fiction with strong female protagonists
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4.0 out of 5 starsCrime fiction with a fascination historical edge ...
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