Death at the Wedding Feast

Death at the Wedding Feast Cover

Death at the Wedding Feast

By Deryn Lake

Severn House Publishers, Hardcover, 9780727880864, 213pp.

Publication Date: December 1, 2011


"An Apothecary John Rawlings Georgian mystery - "Apothecary John Rawlings has travelled to Devon to be by the side of his mistress, Elizabeth di Lorenzi, who is due to give birth to their child. Leaving his shop and his new carbonated water business in good hands, John is presented with a surprise on his arrival at Sidmouth Bay. While Elizabeth is recuperating, he learns that Lady Sidmouth's daughter, Miranda, is to marry the elderly Earl of St Austell, who is fifty-four years her senior and has a cruel reputation. As the wedding day approaches, John feels increasingly uneasy, and before too long his worst forebodings are realized . . .