The Roaring Twenties Mysteries: Book #2
By Mary Miley
Narrated by Tavia Gilbert / 8 hours 56 minutes
Vaudeville actress Leah Randall took on her most daring roleever when she impersonated missing heiress Jessie Carr in order to claimJessie’s inheritance in The Impersonator.Now that the dust has settled around that tumultuous time in her life, Leah hasadopted Jessie’s name as her own and moved to Hollywood, where she’s taken a modestbut steady job in the silent film industry.
Jessie’s thrilled when Bruno Heilmann, a movie studiobigwig, invites her to a party. She’s even more delighted to run into a facefrom her past at that party. But the following day, Jessie learns that sometimein the wee hours of the morning both her old friend and Bruno Heilmann werebrutally murdered. She’s devastated, but with her skill as an actress, accessto the wardrobes and resources of a film studio, and a face not yet famousenough to be recognized, Jessie is uniquely positioned to dig into thecircumstances surrounding these deaths. But will doing so put her own life directlyin the path of a murderer?
With Silent Murders,MB/MWA First Crime Novel Competition winner Mary Miley has crafted anotherterrifically fun mystery, this time set in the dizzying, dazzling heart of Jazz Age Hollywood.