The Dark Beyond Moura by Virginia Coffman
Approx. 79,340 words.
Published on August 22, 2012 by
What should have been a refuge soon became a nightmare...
Still mourning for her young husband, widowed Anne Wicklow arrived in Venice during the carnival preceding Lent to assume the duties of housekeeper at the palace of ailing Mrs. Elvira Huddle.
Under Anne's gentle ministrations Mrs. Huddle seemed to be recovering—until a sudden, unaccountable turn for the worse took the old lady's life.