By Rhys Bowen
Publication 2 in Her Royal Spyness series.
Another hilarious secret that includes penniless aristocrat girl Georgie, “a feisty new heroine to please a legion of Anglophile readers”.
The Queen of britain has concocted a plan within which Georgie is to entertain a Bavarian princess— and very easily position her within the playboy Prince’s course, within the hopes that he could ultimately marry.
But queens by no means take cash into consideration. Georgie has little or no, that's why she moonlights as a maid-in-disguise. She needs to draw up plans: fresh condominium to make it appear like a palace; have Granddad and her neighbor fake to be the family employees; un-teach Princess Hanni the English she’s culled from American gangster videos; remedy stated Princess of her embarrassing shoplifting behavior; and regulate her at events. Then there’s the being concerned topic of the physique within the book place and Hanni’s unwitting involvement with the Communist get together. It’s adequate to force a woman crazy...
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Horton had needed a family badly. Still did now that Catherine had chosen to ditch him. Cantelli broke through his thoughts. He was glad. ’ Horton turned to see a short stout man with a goatee beard and a cross expression heading towards them on splayed feet. ‘Can’t you see this is a building site? You should be wearing hard hats,’ he complained, pointing at his own bright yellow one. Cantelli pulled out his warrant card. The man glanced at it, looked surprised and then sheepish. ‘Sorry, didn’t know.
Bag up her bank statements and telephone bills. ’ Strictly speaking, he should wait for the formal identification to be made, but he was sure their victim was Langley. And he didn’t have time to waste. Not if he wanted to solve this case before Dennings showed his ugly mug in the incident room. He stepped into the kitchen where Cantelli was poking about. ‘Just a coffee cup and cereal bowl in the sink,’ Cantelli said. ’ asked Horton. ‘Should there be one? ’ Horton could see that. It wasn’t that the grime was inches thick but from what he had gleamed so far, cleanliness was not next to godliness in Langley’s book.
Shocked. Horrified. Worried about the school. ’ Then Horton told Cantelli where Jessica Langley had lived. ’ ‘Let’s hope for our sake she didn’t,’ Cantelli replied with feeling, before sneezing. ’ And I could do with catching our clever Dick murderer, thought Horton, as well as Mickey Johnson’s partner in crime. Horton could just imagine the stick he’d get if it proved to be the case that Langley had been murdered in her apartment. Uckfield’s scorn would be unbearable and Horton guessed he could kiss goodbye to any chances of promotion.
A Royal Pain (Her Royal Spyness, Book 2) by Rhys Bowen