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The Murder of Patience Brooke

(2014)
(The first book in the Charles Dickens & Superintendent Jones series)
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London, spring 1849. Charles Dickens, the famous author, turns detective. He and Superintendent Jones of Bow Street must find the man who cut the throat of Patience Brooke, assistant matron at Urania Cottage, Dickens's home for fallen women - a man who sings as he kills. Their search takes them into the filthy slums of the Victorian capital where the fog hides grim secrets. When a little girl is found dead and another girl disappears from the Home, Dickens is forced to face deeply buried secrets from his own past in a race against time to prevent another murder.

Genre: Historical Mystery    Get it on Google Play

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Paperback Editions

August 2014 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Murder of Patience Brooke (Charles Dickens & Superintendent Jones Investigate)
Author(s): John C Briggs
ISBN: 0-7509-5443-4 / 978-0-7509-5443-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: The History Press Ltd
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

November 2014 : Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Murder of Patience Brooke (Charles Dickens & Superintendent Jones)
Author(s): J C Briggs
Publisher: The Mystery Press
Availability: Amazon CA   


August 2014 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Murder of Patience Brooke: Charles Dickens & Superintendent Jones Investigate
Author(s): J C Briggs
Publisher: The History Press
Availability: Amazon UK   



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