Lady Audley's Secret
1862. In Lady Audley_s Secret, Lucy, a governess without family, is loved by Sir Michael Audley, a rich landowner of Audley Court, Essex, and marries him even though some consider her an adventuress. George Talboys went to Australia in search of gold and returns after many years with money intended to make his wife happy. But when he encounters his old friend Robert Audley, nephew of Sir Michael, he finds that his beloved wife is no longer alive. These two unrelated events come together after George goes missing and Robert begins an investigation. See other Braddon works available from Kessinger Publishing.
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Review: Lady Audley's SecretUser Review - Evan - Goodreads
Despite the title, the book is hardly salacious. It is actually a simple murder mystery with some 19th century scandal thrown in. I loved it, and think it is tragically underrated. The writing was ... Read full review
Review: Lady Audley's SecretUser Review - Elli (The Bibliophile) - Goodreads
I really enjoyed this! I think this is more 3.75 stars for me, but I'll keep it at 4 stars for now! I'll be doing a google hang-out with Mercedes on April 5, so keep a look out for a video announcement soon! Read full review