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  • ISBN: 9780399585371
  • ISBN: 0399585370
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (309 pages)
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Berkley, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, [2019]

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General Note:
Sequel to: The other lady vanishes.
Series information from Goodreads.com.
Summary, etc.:
"An unconventional woman and a man shrouded in mystery walk a tightrope of desire as they race against a killer to find a machine that could change the world"-- Provided by publisher.
Former trapeze artist Amalie Vaughn moved to Burning Cove to reinvent herself, but after spending her inheritance on a mansion with the intention of turning it into a bed-and-breakfast, she learns that the villa is said to be cursed. When the first guest, Dr. Norman Pickwell, is murdered by his robot invention during a sold-out demonstration, rumors circulate that the curse is real. In the chaotic aftermath, Amalie watches Matthias Jones disappear behind the curtain, and reappear slipping a gun into a concealed holster. Matthias suspects Pickwell stole a groundbreaking prototype cipher machine and planned to sell it. But now Pickwell is dead, the machine has vanished, and time is running out. -- adapted from jacket
Source of Description Note:
Print version record.
Subject: Cipher and telegraph codes > Fiction.
California > Fiction.
Man-woman relationships > Fiction.
Haunted houses > Fiction.
Haunted places > Fiction.
Lost articles > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > Fiction.
FICTION > Romance > Suspense.
Robots > Fiction.
Genre/Form: Romance fiction.
Thrillers (Fiction)
Thrillers (Fiction)
Romance fiction.
Romantic suspense fiction.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.

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