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Danger in the Wind

(2011)
(The fourth book in the Aurelia Marcella Mysteries series)
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A fine summer in 100 AD and good government under Trajan Caesar promise well for the Roman settlers in the frontier province of Britannia.

Aurelia Marcella runs a mansion on a busy road to York. June is always busy, but one day two unusual events occur: a soldier is murdered in his bed at the inn, and a letter arrives from Isurium, a small fort north of the city. It is from a cousin, Jovina, inviting Aurelia to a midsummer birthday party. But the missive also reads as a plea for help, referring to "danger in the wind."

The murdered soldier also bore a message, locked in Aurelia's strongbox, indicating violence would erupt at the very same fort on the day of the party.

At Isurium, Aurelia finds Jovina and her drunken husband and unruly children caught in a tangled web of greed, love, intrigue, and death. When violence engulfs the district, Aurelia suddenly finds herself in peril from enemies engaged in an anti- Roman plot and from family members bent on misguided or evil agendas of their own. This is the 4th in a series.

Genre: Historical Mystery
 
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Hardback Editions

December 2011 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: Danger in the Wind: An Aurelia Marcella Roman Mystery (Aurelia Marcella Roman Series)
Author(s): Jane Finnis
ISBN: 1-59058-890-8 / 978-1-59058-890-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Poisoned Pen Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Paperback Editions

November 2012 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: Danger In The Wind (An Aurelia Marcella Mystery)
Author(s): Jane Finnis
ISBN: 1-78185-033-X / 978-1-78185-033-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Head of Zeus E-first
Availability: Amazon UK   

December 2011 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: Danger in the Wind
Author(s): Jane Finnis
ISBN: 1-59058-892-4 / 978-1-59058-892-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Poisoned Pen Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

December 2011 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: Danger in the Wind: An Aurelia Marcella Roman Mystery (Aurelia Marcella Roman Series)
Author(s): Jane Finnis
ISBN: 1-59058-891-6 / 978-1-59058-891-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Poisoned Pen Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

November 2012 : UK Kindle edition
thumbTitle: Danger in the Wind (An Aurelia Marcella Mystery Book 4)
Author(s): Jane Finnis
Publisher: Head of Zeus
Availability: Amazon UK   

December 2011 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
thumbTitle: Danger in the Wind: An Aurelia Marcella Roman Mystery (Aurelia Marcella Roman Series Book 4)
Author(s): Jane Finnis
Publisher: Poisoned Pen Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


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