PM Spencer Perceval(Posthumous portrait by G. F. Joseph, 1812) Today, May 11, is the anniversary of the only assassination of a British Prime Minister. On May 11, 1812 at about 5:15 in the evening, British Prime Minister Spencer Perceval was fatally shot in the lobby of the House of Commons in London. He is the only prime … Continue reading May 11, 1812: The Assassination of Spencer Perceval
Category: Death in Highbury
Off to the Races
Today I'm visiting Austenesque Reviews with a guest post on horse racing in Regency England. https://austenesquereviews.com/2021/03/guest-post-with-author-riana-everly.html
Blog Tour – Murder and Mayhem
The final stop on my blog tour took me to Diary of an Eccentric, where I discuss the real murder that set Mary and Alexander in the town of Highbury to solve their fictional murders. This particular murder was nothing other than the assassination of British Prime Minister Spencer Perceval on May 11, 1812.Here is … Continue reading Blog Tour – Murder and Mayhem
Death in Highbury – Guest Post with Riana Everly & Giveaway
My blog tour continues today at From Pemberley to Milton, always a lovely place to stop for book-related material. Today, a picture tour of Surrey, where Death in Highbury takes place.
Good Afternoon everyone,
Today I have the pleasure to welcome once more Riana Everly to From Pemberley to Milton to talk about Death in Highbury, book 2 in theMiss Mary Investigates series. I’ve mentioned before that Ms. Everly is an author I always love to receive here because of her interesting guest posts. She always writes the most informative posts, and today is no exception. After having read and reviewedThe Mystery of the Missing Heiress ( the prequel) andDeath of a Clergyman (Book 1), I was very curious to see where Miss Mary and Alexander would go, and Ms Everly literally showed me that.
I hope you enjoy the guest post with all those amazing pictures, and the excerpts Ms Everly brought today 🙂 Don’t forget to comment to apply to the giveaway 🙂
Thank you so much for letting me stop at this fabulous…
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Blog Tour – Charades and Riddles
Today's blog tour stop takes us to So Little Time..., a delightful place for all things book-like. I'm talking more about parlour games, specifically about charades and riddles. Are you a whiz at these things? Come give it a try. https://candy-m.blogspot.com/2021/02/death-in-highbury-by-riana-everly-blog.html
Miss Mary investigates Death in Highbury
Today’s blog tour takes me to Interests of a Jane Austen Girl, where we talk about music and piano duets.
Hello all, now again from my desk comes a presentation of a new book. This book is from yet another returning author; Riana Everly. In the passing months, Riana has been writing murder mysteries within the world of Austen. The first was, “The death of a clergyman.” which is still waiting on my desk, alongside several others. pulls an embarrassed face This time it is Highbury’s turn to have a murder, and luckily, Mary is on hand to investigate.
When political chaos in London forces Mary Bennet to take refuge in the picturesque town of Highbury, Surrey, she quickly finds herself safe among friends. Emma Woodhouse welcomes her as a guest at Hartfield, Jane Fairfax is delighted by her love of music, and Frank Churchill can’t stop flirting with her. But it is not long before Mary starts to suspect that beneath the charming surface, Highbury hides some dark…
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Blog Tour – A Lovely Review
Thanks so much, Tina, for this fabulous review of Death in Highbury from A Novel Sentiment. http://www.anovelsentiment.com/2021/02/deathinhighbury.html "This book is great and I recommend reading it especially if you've read the first one and enjoyed it."
Blog Tour – Bouts-Rimés
Do drop by Babblings of a Bookworm for my blog tour visit. We're talking about parlour games and a particularly fun literary game called Bouts-Rimés. Fancy yourself a poet? Match wits with Emma and see what you can do with these! https://babblingsofabookworm.blogspot.com/2021/02/death-in-highbury-by-riana-everly-guest.html
Crossing Boundaries at Austen Authors
It's my day on the blog at Austen Authors, and today I'm talking about crossovers. How would characters from different novels get along? Come join the conversation and tell me what you think! https://austenauthors.net/crossing-boundaries-and-a-giveaway/
Blog Tour – An Interview
The second stop on my blog tour takes me to More Agreeably Engaged, where I am interviewed by the society paper, Regency Scandals Today. http://moreagreeablyengaged.blogspot.com/2021/02/riana-everlydeath-in-highbury-emma.html Do come by, see what I had to say, and drop a comment!