MURDER IN MARGATE, Book 3 in Marilyn Clay's Regency Mystery Series features clever young Regency sleuth Miss Juliette Abbott. What begins as a relaxing holiday in Margate for Miss Abbott turns into an anxiety-riddled nightmare! Once Juliette and her friend Miss Haworth are settled into the picturesque seaside village, things go awry when the younger sister of Juliette's new friend in Margate goes missing and Juliette finds the girl's abigail dead below a cliff! As she searches for clues to the killer's identity, yet another young lady is found murdered!
Just when Juliette believes she knows who the guilty party is, she instead finds herself in the cross-hairs of a Kentish smuggling ring who have vowed to dispatch her to the bottom of the sea! Can Miss Abbott find a way out of this confusing puzzle, or is she destined to become yet one more murder in Margate?
"An intriguing story that drew me in and kept me turning pages. Miss Juliette Abbott once again proves she is as clever as she is charming. I loved the surprise twist at the end and how the author tied everything in with a real-life mystery in Margate. I certainly hope Marilyn Clay adds more books to this delightful series!" - Anna Wilson
"Heroine Juliette Abbott is just as confident and perceptive as ever. Though the case gets more and more complicated, Juliette keeps her sense of humor and uses her perceptive intelligence to sort out who the culprit is. A great read!" - L. B.
If you like the mystery novels of Mary Braddon, K.L. Jackson, Sheri Cobb South, Melanie Dickerson, Stephanie Barron and Alyssa Maxwell, you'll enjoy Marilyn Clay's Juliette Abbott Regency mysteries!
Best-selling author MARILYN CLAY has written seven Regency Romances, Her latest Regency, THE WRONG MISS FAIRFAX, is now available in print and Ebook. Look-alike cousins lead a nobleman on a merry chase!
All of Marilyn Clay's Regency-set novels are clean and wholesome, with no graphic scenes, violence or strong language. All are suitable for teen and young adult readers.
MARILYN CLAY's historical romantic suspense novels set in the New World in the 1600s include: DECEPTIONS: A Colonial Jamestown Novel, originally released in hardcover. Catherine travels to the New World in search of her betrothed, but what she finds in Jamestown is not at all what she expects! Praised by The Library Journal and Booklist.
SECRETS AND LIES also published in hardcover and recently re-released in paperback and ebook as A PETTICOAT AND LAMBSKIN GLOVES features some of the same characters who appear in DECEPTIONS. The inspirational story of four young English girls who travel to the New World on a Bride Ship, all in search of love, a new life and the adventure of a lifetime. What they find instead is that someone in Jamestown wants one, or all of them, dead!
BETSY ROSS: ACCIDENTAL SPY Set in 1776 Philadelphia, Betsy Ross determines to uncover who killed her beloved husband John Ross, but can she bring down the ruthless double spy before he kills her, or her sisters?
STALKING A KILLER, a contemporary murder mystery by Marilyn Clay. Aspiring PI Amanda Mason's first case to solve is a murder charge against her own father! But, can she trust the handsome man who has agreed to help her?
All of Marilyn Clay's non-fiction titles, and many of her Regencies have become online best sellers. 18th and 19th ENGLISH WOMEN AT SEA, HISTORY OF THE WATER CLOSET and three books on REGENCY PERIOD FURNITURE.
For additional information about the author visit her website at Marilyn Clay Author.