A Front Page Affair: A Delightful, Intriguing Historical Mystery

May 3, 2016|
A Front Page Affair: A Delightful, Intriguing Historical Mystery by Radha Vatsal
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This lively and well-researched debut introduces a charming historical series and an appealing fish-out-of-water sleuth who seeks independence and a career in an age when most women are bent on getting married, particularly to titled Englishmen. Devotees of Rhys Bowen's mysteries will enjoy making the acquaintance of Miss Weeks"-Library Journal, STARRED Review New York City, 1915 The Lusitania has just been sunk, and headlines about a shootingat J.P. Morgan's mansion and the Great War are splashed across the front page of every newspaper. Capability "Kitty" Weeks would love nothing more than to report on the news of the day, but she's stuck writing about fashion and society gossip over on the Ladies' Page-until a man is murdered at a high society picnic on her beat. Determined to prove her worth as a journalist, Kitty finds herself plunged into the midst of a wartime conspiracy that threatens to derail the United States'attempt to remain neutral-and to disrupt the privileged life she has always known. Radha Vatsal's A Front Page Affair is the first book in highly anticipated series featuring rising journalism star Kitty Weeks. "
Radha Vatsal grew up in Mumbai, India, and came to the United States to attend boarding school when she was sixteen. She has stayed here ever since. Her fascination with the 1910s began when she studied women filmmakers and action-film heroines of silent cinema at Duke University, where she earned her Ph.D. from the English Department....
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Title:A Front Page Affair: A Delightful, Intriguing Historical MysteryFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:336 pages, 8.25 X 5.5 X 0.88 inShipping dimensions:336 pages, 8.25 X 5.5 X 0.88 inPublished:May 3, 2016Publisher:SourcebooksLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:149263266X

ISBN - 13:9781492632665

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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