Deadly Engagement: A Georgian Historical Mystery by Lucinda Brant
Series: Alec Halsey Crimance, Book 1.
Approx. 106,570 words.
Published on October 15, 2010 by
It’s 1763. Career diplomat and amateur sleuth Alec Halsey is embroiled in country house murder and mayhem. Alec also confronts past demons in his love life and a cruel twist of fate reveals why his brother loathes him and will go to any lengths to ruin him. If you love Sebastian St. Cyr and Julian Kestrel novels then you'll love this "crimance" (a blending of crime and romance genres).