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The Hangman's Secret

(2019)
(The third book in the Victorian Mystery series)
A novel by

 
 
Crime-scene photographers Sarah, Hugh, and Mick are summoned to the goriest crime scene they've ever encountered. A pub owner named Harry Warbrick has been found hanged. His murder becomes a sensation because he was England's top hangman.

Sir Gerald, owner of the Daily World, announces that they' meaning Sarah and her friends' will investigate and solve Warbrick's murder before the police do. She and her friends discover a connection between Warbrick's murder and the most notorious criminal he ever executed: Amelia Carlisle.

Something happened at Amelia's execution. The Official Secrets Act forbids the seven witnesses present to divulge any information about it. But Harry had a bad habit of leaking tips to the press. What is the secret, and who hanged the hangman?

Genre: Historical Mystery

Praise for this book

"Gritty, imaginative, and full of nail-biting suspense...a triumph." - Tasha Alexander


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Used availability for Laura Joh Rowland's The Hangman's Secret

Hardback Editions

January 2019 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Hangman's Secret: A Victorian Mystery (Victorian Mysteries)
Author(s): Laura Joh Rowland
ISBN: 1-68331-902-8 / 978-1-68331-902-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Crooked Lane Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


Audio Editions

January 2019 : Audio CD
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Title: The Hangman's Secret
Author(s): Laura Joh Rowland
ISBN: 1-974926-48-6 / 978-1-974926-48-0
Publisher: Dreamscape Media Llc
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January 2019 : Audio CD
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Title: The Hangman's Secret
Author(s): Laura Joh Rowland
ISBN: 1-974926-52-4 / 978-1-974926-52-7
Publisher: Dreamscape Media Llc
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


January 2019 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Hangman's Secret
Author(s): Laura Joh Rowland
Publisher: Dreamscape Media, LLC
Availability: Amazon   


January 2019 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: The Hangman's Secret
Author(s): Laura Joh Rowland
Publisher: Dreamscape Media, LLC
Availability: Amazon AU   


January 2019 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Hangman's Secret
Author(s): Laura Joh Rowland
Publisher: Dreamscape Media, LLC
Availability: Amazon CA   


January 2019 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Hangman's Secret
Author(s): Laura Joh Rowland
Publisher: Dreamscape Media, LLC
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

January 2019 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Hangman's Secret: A Victorian Mystery (Victorian Mysteries Book 3)
Author(s): Laura Joh Rowland
Publisher: Crooked Lane Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU