Above the bay of angels: a novel

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"...Sweeping and intimate, warm and gripping. I loved it!" --Louise Penny, #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Chief Inspector Gamache novels

A single twist of fate puts a servant girl to work in Queen Victoria's royal kitchen, setting off a suspenseful, historical mystery by the New York Times bestselling author of The Tuscan Child and The Victory Garden .

Isabella Waverly only means to comfort the woman felled on a London street. In her final dying moments, she thrusts a letter into Bella's hand. It's an offer of employment in the kitchens of Buckingham Palace, and everything the budding young chef desperately wants: an escape from the constrictions of her life as a lowly servant. In the stranger's stead, Bella can spread her wings.

Arriving as Helen Barton from Yorkshire, she pursues her passion for creating culinary delights, served to the delighted Queen Victoria herself. Best of all, she's been chosen to accompany the queen to Nice. What fortune! Until the threat of blackmail shadows Bella to the Riviera, and a member of the queen's retinue falls ill and dies.

Having prepared the royal guest's last meal, Bella is suspected of the poisonous crime. An investigation is sure to follow. Her charade will be over. And her new life will come crashing down--if it doesn't send her to the gallows.

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subject_facetDetective and mystery stories
Historical fiction
Household employees -- England -- Fiction
Impostors and imposture -- Fiction
London (England) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Fiction
Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction
Mystery fiction
Poisoning -- Fiction
Women cooks -- Fiction
title_displayAbove the bay of angels : a novel
title_fullABOVE THE BAY OF ANGELS [large print] BOWEN, RHYS.
Above the bay of angels : a novel / Rhys Bowen
title_shortAbove the bay of angels
title_suba novel
topic_facetHousehold employees
Impostors and imposture
Investigation
Murder
Poisoning
Social life and customs
Women cooks