A baroness poisoned. Dark secrets. And one woman determined to uncover the truth.
March 1870. Serafina Florio investigates the suspicious death of a baroness and uncovers a dangerous plot to destroy the heirs of a large fortune. The adventure leads her to a palatial villa in Bagheria, an aristocratic watering hole on Sicily’s gold coast where she pursues the truth despite haunting peril, diminishing funds, and a heady romance with her childhood sweetheart.
Will she have enough time to catch the conspirators before they kill the youngest heir? Can she keep her family together? Will love prevail?
DEATH IN BAGHERIA is the third book in the Serafina Florio mystery series.
Publication, early this month.
Meet Serafina Florio, a woman determined to uncover the truth against all odds.
Serafina Florio is a widow and midwife-turned-sleuth living in nineteenth-century Sicily where she supports her seven children and catches killers against insurmountable odds.
Photo: Cover, DEATH IN BAGHERIA, Derek Murphy