The Essence of Malice (Amory Ames Mystery #4)
The fourth installment in the Edgar-nominated mystery series set in 1930s England.When Milo Ames receives a troubling letter from his childhood nanny, Madame Nanette, he and Amory travel to Paris where they are soon embroiled in a mystery surrounding the death of a famous parfumier. Helios Belanger died suddenly, shortly before the release of his newest, highly-anticipated perfume, and Madame Nanette, who works for the family, is convinced that her employer’s death was not due to natural causes.The more Amory and Milo look into the motives of industry rivals and the Belanger heirs who are vying for control of his perfume empire, the more they are convinced that Nanette may be right. When secrets unfold and things take a dangerous turn, Amory and Milo must work quickly to uncover the essence of the matter and catch a killer before the scent goes cold.

The Essence of Malice (Amory Ames Mystery #4) Details

TitleThe Essence of Malice (Amory Ames Mystery #4)
ReleaseSep 5th, 2017
PublisherMinotaur Books
Number of pages320 pages

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  • Patricia W. Tidwell
    March 18, 2017
    publish 9/15/17
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