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By R. J. Koreto

One-named lovely actress Helen mysteriously vanished 30 years in the past. An aged relatives pal is not able to undergo now not realizing to any extent further and commissions girl Frances Ffolkes to trace her down. taking up the function of woman Sherlock, together with her dependable maid Mallow drafted as her Watson, Frances reveals herself immersed within the glamorous global of Edwardian theater and London’s most up-to-date craze—motion pictures.

As Frances and Mallow make their manner in the course of the theaters, they meet colourful figures reminiscent of George Bernard Shaw and King Edward II. monitoring the theaters sounds like a useless finish. that's until eventually considered one of Helen’s previous suitors is unexpectedly murdered. With the stakes raised, Frances and Mallow paintings quick to discover a field of refined clues to Helen’s whereabouts. yet an individual unforeseen wishes that field simply as badly and is keen to kill to maintain it shut.

The degree is decided for homicide and Frances and Mallow are decided to resolve the decades-old conspiracy in Death on the Emerald, R. J. Koreto’s 3rd installment within the fascinating woman Frances Ffolkes mysteries.

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