Rose Gallagher dreams of being more than just a housemaid. When her dashing boss, Mr. Wiltshire, suddenly disappears and a ghostly apparition takes form, Rose’s life takes a surprising new turn as she ventures from the marble palaces of Fifth Avenue to the sordid streets of Five Points.
“With a strong, likable heroine and a well-drawn cast of characters, this highly recommended romp through nineteenth century New York will have readers clamoring for the next installment.” ―Library Journal (Starred Review)
“[A] promising series debut... Rose’s sparkling perspective and an appealing supporting cast shine throughout. Lindsey’s quirky mix of supernatural shenanigans and well-drawn historical detail augurs well for future installments.” ―Publishers Weekly
“Should win fans with its plucky protagonist, who defies expectations of her class and gender; genre-blending plot; brisk pace; and potential for romance.”―Booklist
“Lindsey kicks off her new series with a spooky paranormal mystery/thriller filled with historical tidbits, a touch of romance, and a talented and delightfully gritty sleuth.”―Kirkus Reviews
“A mystery thriller that will draw you into a world that is unlike any other. An engaging and fast-paced read that is full of adventure and mystery.”―Fresh Fiction
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