Dr. Alexandra Gladstone is visiting the Earl of Dunsford when he's found murdered in his bed. Joined by Nancy, her maid; the London barrister Nicholas Forsythe; and her faithful dog, Zack, she soon discovers that other nobles in Dunsford's circle of acquaintances have very good reasons to see him dead. Alexandra and her cohorts uncover a dangerous plot of revenge, hatred, and blackmail. Unfortunately for Alexandra, this rage could get her killed.
The first book in the Dr. Alexandra Gladstone mystery series.