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City of Lies by Victoria Thompson
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Sep 25, 2018 | ISBN 9780399586583

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Praise for City of Lies

“A new, compelling and very different heroine.”—New York Times bestselling author Rhys Bowen

“TANTALIZING.”—Catherine Coulter, #1 New York Times bestselling author 
“With vivid character mannerisms, heavy historical influence and just the right amount of romance, Thompson has created an extraordinary foundation for a series.”—RT Book Review

“[A] winning series launch…sprightly romance, clever dialogue, and authentic historical details are a plus.”—Publisher’s Weekly

“Sure to delight fans of history and suspense, City of Lies will have readers rooting for its resourceful heroine.”—D. E. Ireland, author of the Eliza Doolittle and Henry Higgins Mysteries

 “Fast paced and intriguing.”—Nancy Herriman, author of the A Mystery of Old San Francisco series

“Suspenseful and delightful…A riveting historical page-turner that engaged me at every step.”—National bestselling author Edith Maxwell

“I loved this heroine! Elizabeth is a woman of her time yet timeless in spirit.”—Alyssa Maxwell, author of the Gilded Newport Mysteries

“This is how to start a series! Thompson brings an irresistible heroine onstage, backs her up with a terrific cast of sidekicks and delivers a rattling good plot.”—Catriona McPherson, author of the multi-award-winning Dandy Gilver Mysteries

“Victoria Thompson SHINES…Anne Perry and Caleb Carr fans, rejoice!”—Tamar Myers, national bestselling author
“Completely captivating! Clever, engaging and romantic, this unlikely heroine will have you cheering her courage—and eagerly awaiting her next adventure. Loved it.”—Agatha, Anthony and Mary Higgins Clark Award–winning author Hank Phillippi Ryan

 “Victoria Thompson gives us a fresh new series. City of Lies is the real deal…You’ll love it.”—Elaine Viets, author of Fire and Ashes

“Strong, smart and savvy, this counterfeit lady is a grifter with a heart of gold, and I look forward to her next adventure!”—Ashley Weaver, author of the Amory Ames Mysteries

Praise for the Edgar® and Agatha award-nominated Gaslight Mysteries:

“WITH WRITING THIS GOOD, I would recommend not missing a single Thompson tale.”—Suspense Magazine
“REWARDING reading to fans of Rhys Bowen and Cordelia Frances Biddle.”—Library Journal
GANGS OF NEW YORK, EAT YOUR HEART OUT—this book is the real thing.”
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