- Author Amanda Quick
- Release Date May 8, 2018
- Publisher Berkley
- ISBN/ASIN 978-0399585326
- Our Rating
- Reviewed by SJ
THE OTHER LADY VANISHES by Amanda Quick (Jayne Ann Krentz) is a sure-fire hit. Quick is at the top of her game in this enthralling mystery which takes place in the 1930’s.
Set in Burning Cove, California, the story starts out with a murder and an escape from a private sanitarium and kicks off with a roaring bang from there. Mysteries, secrets, murder, and mayhem come together in this rollicking romance starring intrepid tea shop employee Adelaide Burke and regular customer Jake Truette, who is not as in need of rest as he might seem.
Adelaide is on the run from a murderer and a villainous ex. Jake is determined to set right a past wrong. Together, they work to solve a new string of murders while growing closer together.
Amanda Quick pens a delightful mystery set in the glorious 30s, where old Hollywood glamour, gangsters, and larger-than-life escapades abound. The romance is undeniably romantic and lovely to read, and the book’s tight plot keeps the story going at the perfect pace.
A true delight for mystery fans who like a touch of romance and a well of secrets to entertain them, Amanda Quick’s books never disappoint.
Don’t miss this outstanding new historical mystery from the queen of romantic suspense. And don’t miss the first book set in 1930’s Burning Cove, California, THE GIRL WHO KNEW TOO MUCH.
A Recommended Read!!