By Julie McElwain
While very good FBI agent Kendra Donovan stumbles again in time and reveals herself in a nineteenth century English fortress lower than danger from a vicious serial killer, she scrambles to resolve the case ahead of it takes her life—200 years ahead of she was once even born.
Beautiful and impressive, Kendra Donovan is a emerging famous person on the FBI. but her route to specialist good fortune hits a velocity bump in the course of a disastrous raid the place part her staff is murdered, a mole within the FBI is exposed and he or she herself is significantly wounded. once she recovers, she is going rogue and travels to England to assassinate the guy liable for the deaths of her teammates.
While fleeing from an unforeseen murderer herself, Kendra escapes right into a stairwell that provides sanctuary but if she stumbles out back, she is within the similar position - Aldrich citadel - yet in a special time: 1815, to be exact.
Mistaken for a lady's maid employed to aid with weekend visitors, Kendra is pressured to speedy adapt to the period of time until eventually she will be able to work out how she received there; and, extra importantly, the best way to come back domestic. even if, after the physique of a tender lady is located at the huge grounds of the county property, she begins to suppose there's a few objective to her extraordinary situations. Stripped of her twenty-first century instruments, Kendra needs to use her wits by myself which will unmask a crafty madman.
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