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Tell Me No Lies: A Lady Dunbridge Novel (A Lady Dunbridge Mystery #2) (Paperback)
Miss Fisher meets Downton Abbey in Tell Me No Lies, part of the critically acclaimed Lady Dunbridge Mystery series from New York Times bestselling author Shelley Noble.
Rise and shine, Countess, you’re about to have a visitor.
Lady Dunbridge was not about to let a little thing like the death of her husband ruin her social life. She’s come to New York City, ready to take the dazzling world of Gilded Age Manhattan by storm. The social events of the summer have been amusing but Lady Phil is searching for more excitement---and she finds it, when an early morning visitor arrives, begging for her help. After all, Lady Phil has been known to be useful in a crisis. Especially when the crisis involves the untimely death of a handsome young business tycoon.
His death could send another financial panic through Wall Street and beyond.
With the elegant Plaza Hotel, Metropolitan Museum of Art and the opulent mansions of Long Island’s Gold Coast as the backdrop, romance, murder, and scandals abound. Someone simply must do something. And Lady Dunbridge is happy to oblige.
About the Author
SHELLEY NOBLE is the New York Times bestselling author of Beach Colors, as well as Lighthouse Beach, The Beach at Painter’s Cove, Whisper Beach, Stargazey Point, and Breakwater Bay. A former professional dancer and choreographer, she worked on the films Mona Lisa Smile and The Game Plan. She has also published a series of cozies and the Lady Dunbridge historical mysteries, the first of which was a finalist for both the RITA and Macavity Awards for historical fiction. Shelley is a member of Sisters-in-Crime, Mystery Writers of America, Romance Writers of America, and Liberty States Fiction Writers. Noble lives in New Jersey.
“If you’ve missed Miss Fisher, Lady Phil will fill the bill. She’s at it again, taking Manhattan by storm and managing to meet the most interesting people as she investigates another murder. Don’t miss the non-stop adventure.” —Victoria Thompson, USA Today Bestselling author of Murder On Trinity Place
“Sparkling with charm and wit, Noble pens another delightful tale of intrigue and scandal set in turn-of-the-century New York. The fun and feisty Lady Phil and her dynamic duo of servants prove to be intrepid sleuths, and the tease of more romance to come keeps one guessing.” —Anna Lee Huber, bestselling author of the Lady Darby Mysteries
“Witty, racy, and full of gorgeous period detail…the perfect book for all of us who miss Downtown Abbey.” —Tasha Alexander, New York Times bestselling author on Ask Me No Questions
“Noble’s Ask Me No Questions launches what should prove to be a well-received, long-lived, beloved and frisky romantic mystery series.” —Mystery Scene Magazine
“Ballroom dances, horse racing at Belmont…the cast of characters—from good guys to bad—are unique. I can’t wait to see what Lady Phil does next!” —Suspense Magazine
“Told with wit and humor...a spirited and spunky addition to the ranks of aristocratic women sleuths of the early 20th century.” —New York Times bestselling author Rhys Bowen
“This first book in a new series is deftly plotted, well-researched, sharp with wit, and teases at the possibility of future romance. Highly intriguing and entertaining.” —Anna Lee Huber, bestselling author of the Lady Darby Mysteries
“Entertaining historical mystery with an enterprising protagonist.” —Booklist
“Sparkles from start to finish!" —Tessa Arlen, author of the Lady Montfort mystery series
“Classy, clever, and fun, this is a propitious start for dashing Lady Phil.” —Publishers Weekly
“Brimming with wit and rich historical detail...atmospheric and charming.” —Chanel Cleeton, author of Next Year in Havana
"A complex mystery featuring an unconventional sleuth working in an era of unfettered greed." —Kirkus Reviews