Free Read [Thriller Book] ✓ Deadly Quarrel - by Charles O'Brien Û

By Charles O'Brien | Comments: ( 792 ) | Date: ( Apr 01, 2020 )

On a trip from Paris to London in October 1789 Anne Cartier learns that her rich young deaf friend, Janice Parker, has almost been murdered With Dick Burton, retired Bow Street officer, Anne searches for the perpetrators in London, Bath and Bristol She discovers that Janices uncle and guardian, Thomas Parker, his mistress Amelia Swan, and his half brother Captain Seth JuOn a trip from Paris to London in October 1789 Anne Cartier learns that her rich young deaf friend, Janice Parker, has almost been murdered With Dick Burton, retired Bow Street officer, Anne searches for the perpetrators in London, Bath and Bristol She discovers that Janices uncle and guardian, Thomas Parker, his mistress Amelia Swan, and his half brother Captain Seth Judd, are involved in a faltering smuggling ring and covet her money Judd had killed Janices parents He and Amelia now conspire to kill Janice, then Parker, and secure the inheritance for themselves.


  • Title: Deadly Quarrel
  • Author: Charles O'Brien
  • ISBN: 9780727867407
  • Page: 400
  • Format: Hardcover

About Author:

Charles O'Brien

Librarian Note There is than one author in the GoodReads database with this name See this thread for information.The Columbia University educated historian embarked on his mystery writing career in 1988, six years before he retired from the WIU history department O Brien s wife Elvy, an art historian, had moved to Williamstown, VA, after accepting a position with the J Paul Getty Trust, then at the Clark Art Institute That began a series of long commutes for O Brien I wanted to make use of time on board trains and planes and in airports Many of my fellow passengers were reading crime novels I thought why not exploit my fund of historical settings and write a historical mystery, O Brien explained The idea of Mute Witness blossomed in the air between Albany and Chicago When O Brien retired in 1994 after 22 years of teaching at Western, he began to seriously study the art of writing fiction with colleague Tama Baldwin of the WIU English faculty.



Comments Deadly Quarrel

  • Brett

    Continues to be a very strong series with well-drawn characters & excellent historical detail. This mystery, set mainly in Bath, takes protagonist Anne Cartier away from the fraught happenings in Paris & back to her native country of England, also removing her from several recurring French characters such as her husband. However, it also reintroduces characters from previous entries the reader didn't expect to see again - a family from "Black Gold" & a family from "Fatal Carnival." I [...]


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