By Margaret Miles
1763. With the tip of the French and Indian struggle and a brand new king on England's throne, it sort of feels the colonies have entered a calm and filthy rich new period. And although the modern girls of Boston may perhaps locate Bracebridge altogether too peaceable to be stimulating, younger widow Charlotte Willett likes it simply because it is. however the calm of the little village is set to be shattered via a filthy rich stranger who bursts into flame via the part of the road--and then disappears!
The townspeople start muttering approximately witchcraft and the devil's hand, casting suspicious glances at a neighborhood Frenchman. yet Charlotte, who has a willing curiosity in human nature, and her neighbor Richard Longfellow, gentleman farmer and scientist, have extra earthly speculations in regards to the product owner's disappearance. was once it homicide, or an tricky scheme? And, with mysterious deaths to keep on with and a tavern filled with superstitious rabble, will Charlotte and Longfellow discover the solutions earlier than it is too late?
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