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Golden Slipper

by Anna Katharine Green

Golden Slipper Synopsis

A daring debutante solves the crimes of upper-crust Manhattan in this groundbreaking story collection from the queen of American mystery Violet Strange has a secret. A vivacious socialite, she is one of the most sought-after women in New Yorkas a private investigator. Between well-heeled excursions to the opera and fabulous dinner parties, Violet uses her lively charms to investigate the dark side of Gilded Age society. From the daughter of an important businessman accused of theft on a grand scale, to the suspected murder-suicide of the husband and child of a society woman, to the lost will of a financier whose death greatly affected the money market, Violet expertly sleuths out hidden clues, all the while protecting her secret identity. But the greatest puzzle of all may be what compels Miss Strange to undertake this outlandish work in the first place, and what it may affordor costher in the end. Originally published in 1915, The Golden Slipper is the debut entry in the Violet Strange series, often credited as first in the famed ';girl detectives' mystery genre. This ebook has been professionally proofread to ensure accuracy and readability on all devices.

Book Information

ISBN: 9781497679467
Publication date: 28th October 2014
Author: Anna Katharine Green
Publisher: MysteriousPress.com/Open Road MysteriousPress.com/Open Road
Format: eBook
Categories: Crime & mystery,

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