A tragic tale of family and misfortune from the author of The Woman in White
When their beloved parents die in quick succession, Magdalen and Norah Vanstone find that their world has been torn asunder. Through a legal technicality, their father's will renders them without a legitimate claim to their inheritance. All of their family's money goes to their uncle, and the orphaned girls are left reeling. Reduced to utter poverty, Norah takes a job as a governess. But Magdalen is determined to win back what is rightfully theirs.
In this deft and moving story, Wilkie Collins weaves a powerful narrative of justice and familial bonds.
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When Tom Turner arrived in Paris, he didn't have any clue that this would be the greatest adventure of his lifetime. He had spent his whole life as a journalist, but now circumstances would turn him into an investigator.
A Riddle, A Muse, A Mysterious Lady covered with thousands of Masks. Who is the Mysterious Lady of the Rose Gold Hotel?
Captivated by the spell of the story that too many failed to solve, Tom is determined to find the answer. But, there is a lot more than it seems. Very soon he will discover the consequences of chasing a ghost, especially one... that was never meant to be found.
The Black Gang
Herman Cyril McNeile, MC (28 September 1888 - 14 August 1937), commonly known as Cyril McNeile and publishing under the name H. C. McNeile or the pseudonym Sapper, was a British soldier and author.