Nearly A Murder

Nearly A Murder

July 1926

Violet and Jack have determined upon an adventure. In a moment of sheer madness, they and their friends find a steamship leaving the country with room for them and board without even being certain of where they’re going.

One would think that would be the oddest thing about their trip. Only at the disembarking party, a couple enters the room and then stumbles down the stairs of the ballroom. It seems that they’ve both been poisoned. Only whoever has poisoned them chose a different poison for each. Who is this mad poisoner and when will they strike again?

Book TWENTY-TWO in the Violet Carlyle Mysteries. Are you ready for the roaring twenties? You’ll love Vi, her patient husband Jack, her indulgent twin Vic, and their friends. For fans of Carola Dunn, Jacqueline Winspear, Georgette Heyer, and Lee Strauss. A light, cozy mystery with a fun peek into life in the life of a bright young thing. No swearing, graphic scenes, or cliffhangers.

The Violet Carlyle Series

Murder & the Heir
Murder at Kennington House
Murder at the Folly
A Merry Little Murder
New Year’s Madness: A Short Story Anthology
Valentine’s Madness: A Short Story Anthology
Murder Among the Roses
Murder in the Shallows
Gin & Murder
Obsidian Murder
Murder at the Ladies Club
Weddings Vows & Murder
A Jazzy Little Murder
Murder by Chocolate
A Friendly Little Murder
Murder by the Sea
Murder On All Hallows
Murder in the Shadows
A Jolly Little Murder
Christmas Madness: A Short Story Anthology
Hijinks & Murder
Love & Murder
A Zestful Little Murder
Murder Most Odd
Nearly A Murder
A Treasured Little Murder (coming soon)

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    Nearly A Murder Reviews

  • Erin

    Violet Carlyle #22 (I think)“it’s possible to know you are blessed and still wish things were different.” Yes, our heroine still has her gray days but it’s still always good to check in with V...

  • Doreen

    Entertaining!Love Vi and Jack and their family and friends! They embark on another group venture, including babies and nannies! These are cozy mystery events, involving brains rather than force. Plot ...

  • Angela Bray

    Twins GaloreAn impromptu trip to Norway. All aboard with Vi, Jack, friends and family. A spur of the moment whim of where to go is decided when Vi and friends spy identical twins at the port. It must ...

  • Charlie

    The stories are starting to get predictable and the characters unlikable. Gone is the kind philanthropic Vi, replaced with a snooty superior version. It doesn’t matter how many times the author poin...

  • Lucia C. Smolski

    Different twist on MurderAn ocean voyage to Norway, the whole gang including babies and nannies, more twins and a mystery to solve. Two poisons, two killers? How to prove "who done it" becomes a monum...

  • Elena

    More complicated murder than usual.....so hard to guess!A different venue. All the friends, babies and nannies. I have read all of this series and have enjoyed each one. Changing venues keeps the sto...

  • Kathy Holm

    Nearly a Murder...book22I didn't like this book!...I have read all of her books and they have been great, except this one, for me!...I wish to escape the problems that plague our world day in and day ...

  • Nancy Wilson

    A different twist and a bit calmer scenario--but still entertaining....

  • June

    Review on Amazon...

  • Sarah Miller

    5 stars because I didn't figure this one out!...