Lie by Moonlight

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Piatkus Books, 2005 - Organized crime - 385 pages
17 Reviews
During an investigation into a woman's death, gentleman thief turned private inquiry agent Ambrose Wells finds himself at Aldwick Castle - and in the middle of chaos. The building is in flames. Men are dead. And a woman and four young girls are fleeing on horseback. A confirmed loner, Ambrose nevertheless finds himself taking Miss Concordia Glade and her young charges under his wing. With their lives at risk, he insists they must remain in hiding until he is able to unravel the truth behind their recent imprisonment at the castle. Concordia has never met anyone like Ambrose Wells before. He is bold, clever, and inscrutable - even to the perceptive gaze of a professional teacher such as herself. He is also her only hope to protect her pupils from the unscrupulous men who are after them - powerful, shadowy figures who will stop at nothing to get what they want.

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The ending was nice. - Goodreads
The ending even left a happy tearful smile on my face. - Goodreads
Number of sex scenes: two brief scenes. - Goodreads

Review: Lie by Moonlight (Vanza #4)

User Review  - Jackie - Goodreads

The last practicing Vanza student is an interesting man who runs an inquiry service that relies on favors for payment. Ambrose Wells stars an inquiry into the death of a woman who worked at the ... Read full review

Review: Lie by Moonlight (Vanza #4)

User Review  - Talia - Goodreads

Another wonderful romantic mystery by my favorite romance author, Amanda Quick. Her heroines are always intelligent, funny and they give those around them a run for their money! Read full review

About the author (2005)

Amanda Quick is a pseudonym for Jayne Ann Krentz, the author of forty New York Times bestsellers under various pen names; more than twenty-five million copies of her books are in print. She lives in the Pacific Northwest.

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