Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Spotlight and Giveaway for Secrets in the Stones


Secrets in the Stones
(A Dr. Thomas Silkstone Mystery)
by Tessa Harris
Genre: Historical Mystery
(6th in Series)
Paperback: 304 pages
Publisher: Kensington (23 February, 2016)
ISBN-13: 978-0758293411
E-Book ASIN: B00Y6RB0SY

Synopsis
Within the mysteries of the body, especially those who have been murdered, 18th-century anatomist Dr. Thomas Silkstone specializes in uncovering the tell-tale clues that lead towards justice…
Newly released from the notorious asylum known as Bedlam, Lady Lydia Farrell finds herself in an equally terrifying position–as a murder suspect–when she stumbles upon the mutilated body of Sir Montagu Malthus in his study at Boughton Hall.
Meanwhile Dr. Thomas Silkstone has been injured in a duel with a man who may or may not have committed the grisly deed of which Lydia is accused. Despite his injury, Thomas hopes to clear his beloved’s good name by conducting a postmortem on the victim. With a bit of detective work, he learns that Montagu’s throat was slit by no ordinary blade, but a ceremonial Sikh dagger from India–a clue that may be connected to the fabled lost mines of Golconda.
From the mysterious disappearance of a cursed diamond buried with Lydia’s dead husband, to the undying legend of a hidden treasure map, Thomas must follow a trail of foreign dignitaries, royal agents–and even more victims–to unveil the sinister and shocking secrets in the stones…

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As part of the blog tour with Lori Great Escapes Virtual Book Tours, there is a giveaway of one PRINT copy of Secrets in the Stones by Tessa Harris. Enter using the rafflecopter below.
The giveaway is open to those residing in the US ONLY!

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Since leaving Oxford University with a History degree, Tessa Harris has been a journalist and editor, contributing to many national publications such as The Times and The Telegraph. She has also acted as a literary publicist for several well-known authors. Readers can visit her website at tessaharrisauthor.com.

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