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by Anna Dean
No sooner has Miss Dido Kent arrived at the Montague family estate of Bellfield Hall in 1805-at the behest . Dido Kent is a wonderful protagonist. She is smart and clever without being malicious; something of a Miss Marple of 1805, but better.
No sooner has Miss Dido Kent arrived at the Montague family estate of Bellfield Hall in 1805-at the behest of her beloved niece, Catherine, whose fiancé, Richard Montague, has just departed under mysterious circumstances-than a woman is found shot in the shrubbery. Meanwhile, Lady Montague’s two nieces are being wooed by gentlemen whose motives turn out to be less than sterling, a situation about which Miss Kent also offers advice.
No sooner has Miss Dido Kent arrived at the Montague family estate of Bellfield Hall in 1805-at the behest .
The Dido Kent series is a little slow-paced to be sure but it fits perfectly with that time period. A Gentleman of Fortune: Or, the Suspicions of Miss Dido Kent (Dido Kent Mysteries). I like that Dido is to a degree a rebel (at least in her mind), but still very believable. Other heroines are modern women transposed into that time period, but Dido feels very genuine to what women were forced to be like back then.
Originally published: A moment of silence. London : Allison & Busby, 2008. Visiting Bellfield Hall to comfort her niece, who has been seemingly abandoned by her wealthy fiancé, Miss Dido Kent investigates the possibly related death of a young woman, a situation that is complicated by surprising secrets. I also like that the mysteries are a little less urgent and fast-paced, and they don't feel like tropes of the genre. It's pretty much Jane Austen meets Agatha Christie. Dame Agatha always managed to create such intricate mysteries full of red herrings and.
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A Moment of Silence, or the Observations of Miss Dido Kent. Miss Dido Kent, respectable spinster, has been asked to Bellfield Hall by her niece Catherine, who wants her aunt to figure out a few things. 0312562942 (ISBN13: 9780312562946). Mainly, where her fiance Richard Montague has disappeared to and why he broke their engagement after a wordless exchange with a mysterious man. Dido also wants to figure out who the dead woman in the shrubbery is. So she begins to ask questions and unravels the secrets of the guests and inhabitants of Bellfield Hall one by one.
The character of Miss Dido Kent is a strange and wonderful blend of Jane Austen and Miss Marple. Her letters home to her sister are the perfect means to let readers into her thought processes.
Dido Kent Mysteries (Volume 1). Anna Dean. Anna Dean has captured the tricky business of presenting a clever and resourceful woman, hedged in by a tight-laced society, who turns those limitations to her own benefit
Dido Kent Mysteries (Volume 1). Anna Dean has captured the tricky business of presenting a clever and resourceful woman, hedged in by a tight-laced society, who turns those limitations to her own benefit. Decorative and thoughtful, BELLFIELD HALL is a worthy addition to the historical crime tradition. Laurie R. King, author of TOUCHSTONE. This wonderful mystery is rich in suspense, period detail, humor and most of all characters. They come alive, and none more than Miss Dido Kent. In her Anna Dean has created a masterpiece of detection, a Miss Marple-esque character both razor sharp and kindly.
Distraught with worry, Catherine sends for her spinster aunt, Miss Dido Kent, who has a penchant for solving mysteries
Distraught with worry, Catherine sends for her spinster aunt, Miss Dido Kent, who has a penchant for solving mysteries. Catherine pleads with her to find her fiance and to discover the truth behind his disappearance. show more. Format Hardback 300 pages.
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