Mrs. Jeffries and Inspector Witherspoon investigate the murder of a woman who had no shortage of enemies in this novel in the New York Times bestselling Victorian Mystery series.
Hannah Cameron was not well-liked, but who stabbed her in the back? While almost everyone believes she was killed by a burglar—Mrs. Jeffries needs more evidence to be convinced. But when the case is given to Inspector Nivens, Mrs. Jeffries and the rest of the household will have to tiptoe around the case to find the real killer...
Penguin Publishing Group; November 1997
- ISBN: 9781101644928
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- Title: Mrs. Jeffries Questions the Answer
Series: A Victorian Mystery
- Author: Emily Brightwell
In The Press
Praise for the Victorian mysteries
“[A] winning combination in Witherspoon and Jeffries. It’s murder most English all the way!”—The Literary Times
“Mrs. Jeffries is the Miss Marple of Victorian Mystery.”—The Paperback Forum
“One historical mystery series that never gets boring or dull.”—Midwest Book Review
About The Author
Emily Brightwell is the New York Times bestselling author of the Victorian Mystery series featuring Inspector Witherspoon and Mrs. Jeffries.