A glamorous cruise on a sumptuous ocean liner turns lethal within the most modern secret from “Queen of Suspense” and number 1 New York Times bestselling writer Mary Higgins Clark.
Fleeing a disastrous and humiliating arrest of her husband-to-be at the eve in their marriage ceremony, Celia Kilbride, a gemstones and jewellery professional, hopes to flee from public awareness through lecturing on a brand-new cruise ship—the Queen Charlotte.
On board she meets eighty-six-year-old woman Emily Haywood, “Lady Em,” as she is understood during the global. Immensely prosperous, girl Em is the landlord of a useful emerald necklace that she intends to go away to the Smithsonian after the cruise.
Three days out to sea girl Em is located dead—and the necklace is lacking. Is it the paintings of her it seems that committed assistant, Brenda Martin, or her lawyer-executor, Roger Pearson, and his spouse, Yvonne, either one of whom she had invited to hitch them at the cruise? Or is it Professor Henry Longworth, an acclaimed Shakespeare student who's lecturing on board? Or Alan Davidson, a visitor at the send who's making plans to unfold his wife’s ashes at sea? The checklist of suspects is big and growing to be.
Celia, with the aid of her new neighbors Willy and Alvirah Meehan, who're celebrating their forty-fifth marriage ceremony anniversary, units out to discover the killer, now not understanding that she has placed herself in mortal possibility sooner than the send reaches its ultimate destination.
Never, in all her lengthy profession as a no 1 bestselling suspense novelist, has Mary Higgins Clark been in larger shape.
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