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A botanist's guide to society and secrets / Kate Khavari.

Khavari, Kate, (author.).


London, 1923. Returning from Paris, botanical researcher Saffron Everleigh finds that her former love interest Alexander Ashton's brother, Adrian, is being investigated for murder. A Russian scientist working for the English government has been poisoned, and expired in Adrian's train compartment. Alexander asks Saffron to put in a good word for Adrian with Inspector Green. Despite her unresolved feelings for Alexander, Saffron begins to unravel mysteries surrounding the dead scientist.

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  • ISBN: 9781639106622
  • ISBN: 1639106626
  • Physical Description: 328 pages ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Crooked Lane, 2024.
Subject: University College, London > Fiction.
Women botanists > Fiction.
Man-woman relationships > Fiction.
Brothers > Fiction.
Scientists > Fiction.
Poisoning > Fiction.
Railroads > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > Fiction.
Secrecy > Fiction.
Undercover operations > Fiction.
Danger > Fiction.
London (England) > Fiction.
Genre: Detective and mystery fiction.

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  • 4 of 10 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at North Kansas City.


  • 3 current holds with 10 total copies.
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