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by | Read by Elizabeth Knowelden

Mystery & Suspense • 11.75 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2017

Set against the backdrop of Cannes during the Belle poque, this mystery draws listeners into a world of intrigue, deception and contrasts. Narrator Elizabeth Knowelden brings the broad cast of characters alive, including men and women of diverse backgrounds. Lola, a courtesan who is fighting hard to elevate her position in life, and her companion, Gabriella, a disgraced upper-class English woman, join forces to investigate a murder. Knowelden portrays the two protagonists with ease, emphasizing the light and slightly carefree character of Lola and the more reserved nature of Gabriella. Knowleden's authentic-sounding pronunciation of French names helps to immerse the listener in the plot and illuminates the contrasts between the rich and poor of France at this time. K.J.P. © AudioFile 2019, Portland, Maine [Published: JANUARY 2019]

Trade Ed. • Brilliance Audio • 2018

CD ISBN 978-1-9786-2898-4 $24.99 • Ten CDs

MP3-CD ISBN 978-1-9786-2899-1 $14.99 • One MP3-CDs

DD ISBN 978-1-9786-2900-4 $14.99

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