Second Sight (The Arcane Society, Book 1)
|Rating||:||4.33 (759 Votes)|
|Number of Pages||:||352 Pages|
Victorian Paranormal Suspense S. Feicht Photographer Venetia Milton takes the job to photograph the artifacts at Arcane House and spends one memorable night with Gabriel Jones only to be spirited away when intruders threaten their safety. Later the newspapers report that Mr. Jones has been killed. Venetia becomes Mrs. Jones to aid in her business as a fashionable London photographer. She is surprised to find that the . "Five Stars" according to ANDREA GREENLEAF. Love Amanda Quick.just fun reading.. Four Stars Houston Always like Amanda Quick.
Heir to a generations-old clandestine association of alchemists, scientists and dabblers in psychic phenomena, Gabriel has a few secrets of his own. After his servants report his death to authorities to confound his enemies, grieving Venetia begins posing as his widow, with Gabriel soon showing up on her doorstep very much alive. All rights reserved. But the evildoers still want Gabriel's family secrets—and now they want Venetia as well. Women masquerade as men and criminals masquerade as aristocrats in a society so full of disguise that not even second sight provides much protection. Miffed, she consigns him to the attic, but their chemistry quickly reignites; while tracking down one murderous, blackmailing thief after another, they steal opportunities for fervent encounters in the garden, in the carriage, in the society's mansion and at home. But with Quick's stylish dialogue, compelling secon
Simultaneous Publication with G. P. A New York Times Bestselling AuthorWhile photographing artifacts collected by a highly secretive organization founded two centuries earlier by an alchemist, Venetia Milton falls for the alchemist's descendant - and her employer - Gabriel Jones. Putnam's Standard Print Edition.. Together they will face danger and the threat of death to find a centuries-old notebook that has been stolen from the collection Venetia was hired to photograph