Love to read all things romance and once in a while take a walk on the wild side and read something else.
I was given a copy of this book from the publisher and the author in exchange for an honest review.
If you’re something of an amateur sleuth you may be impressed with Rose’s skills. You will be surprised at how quickly the pages go by as you read. You will forget about everything else and then you’ll realize the story is done. I have to think as I read the interactions between Simon and Rose that he’s finally met his match. But who will come out on top?
My page-turner is finding out if they ever bring the villain to justice. The romancing is nice but it’s the mystery that’s doing it for me – the suspense is driving me nuts. I can’t believe I’m saying this but when Simon finally tutors Rose on everything a couple does behind closed doors, I just wanted to yell at them to hurry it up and start solving things. Their love for each other is just icing on the cake.
The only disappointment I had is that this is the first book in the series that I’ve read. I look forward to reading more of Catherine’s work. It’s a fast read that you can get done in one or two days – depending on how much time you have during your day. By the end, you will be smiling as you read the HEA ending. If historical romantic mysteries are your cup of tea then make sure to add this book to your shelf.