Murder in a Mill Town : Nell Sweeney

  • by P.B. Ryan
  • Narrated by Leigh Ryan
  • Series: Nell Sweeney
  • 7 hrs and 55 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Nell Sweeney, a young Irish-born governess in post-Civil War Boston, may not have much, but she does possess both a keen mind and a brave heart. As governess to the wealthy Hewitt family, she finds plenty of opportunities to use both - especially when the seamy side of society shows itself.
The lowborn Fallons come to Viola Hewitt with a desperate plea for help. Their wayward daughter, Bridget, a pretty young employee of Hewitt Mills and Dye Works, hasn’t been seen for days. Mrs. Fallon, unwilling to believe that Bridget would just run off without a word, fears that she’s come to a bad end - possibly at the hands of her ex-con lover. Viola, confined to a wheelchair, enlists Nell to locate the missing mill girl. Working with Viola’s black sheep son, Will, Nell uncovers a web of schemes and greed and dark obsession - and what she knows may just be the death of her.


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A Must Read!

I was dubious about listening to this sequel, I was unsure whether it could capture all of the elements of the first novel. I need not have feared. An equally credible story, incredibly well written and narrated, and as equally astounding conclusion. Well worth the time and money.

Enjoy! I'm going hot foot to purchase the 3rd (& hopefully not final) episode.
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- Carôle

Book Details

  • Release Date: 16-09-2014
  • Publisher: Patricia Ryan