By Alanna Knight
A assassin within the family?
That is the terrifying prospect dealing with Rose Faro McQuinn, Victorian woman Detective while archaeologists dig up the preserved corpse of the Maid of Norway, a thirteenth century princess to discover that the physique is of a neighborhood girl, a member of Rose's family members, presumed drowned yet brutally murdered and thrown into the peat lavatory.
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