A royal pain: Royal Spyness Mystery Series, Book 2
Another hilarious mystery featuring penniless aristocrat Lady Georgie, a feisty new heroine to delight a legion of Anglophile readers (Jacqueline Winspear). The Queen of England has concocted a plan in which Georgie is to entertain a Bavarian princess and conveniently place her in the playboy Princes path, in the hopes that he might finally marry. But queens never take money into account. Georgie has very little, which is why she moonlights as a maid-in-disguise. She must draw up plans: clean house to make it look like a palace; have Granddad and her neighbor pretend to be the domestic staff; un-teach Princess Hanni the English shes culled from American gangster movies; cure said Princess of her embarrassing shoplifting habit; and keep an eye on her at parties. Then theres the worrying matter of the body in the bookshop and Hannis unwitting involvement with the Communist Party. Its enough to drive a girl crazy...
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|Grouping Title||royal pain|
|Grouping Author||bowen rhys|
|Last Grouping Update||2019-01-15 22:47:54PM|
|Last Indexed||2019-01-15 23:37:44PM|
|available_at_catalog||Green Hills, Green Hills Kids, Hermitage, Hermitage Kids|
|detailed_location_catalog||Green Hills - Adult Fiction, Hermitage - Adult Fiction, Main Library - Adult Fiction|
Lady Georgiana finds herself in a heap of royal trouble in the second novel in the New York Times bestselling Royal Spyness Mystery series.
London, 1932. Poor Lady Georgiana—thirty-fourth in line to the throne—has nothing to serve her Bavarian princess houseguest, even though the Queen of England has requested that she entertain her. Then there's the matter of the body in the bookshop and the princess's unwitting involvement with the Communist party. It's enough to drive a girl mad...
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|owning_library_catalog||Nashville Public Library|
|owning_location_catalog||Green Hills, Green Hills Kids, Hermitage, Hermitage Kids, Main Kids, Main Library|
|record_details||ils:CARL0000306736|Book|Books|1st ed.|English|Berkley Prime Crime,|2008.|307 p. ; 21 cm., overdrive:ba7de0f8-f937-4233-bb99-ab8bced081bd|eBook|eBook||English|Penguin Publishing Group|||
|series||Royal Spyness mysteries|
|series_with_volume||Royal Spyness mysteries|2|
|subject_facet||Aristocracy (Social class) -- Fiction, London (England) -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction|
|title_display||A royal pain|
|title_full||A Royal Pain Royal Spyness Mystery Series, Book 2, A royal pain / Rhys Bowen|
|title_short||A royal pain|
|title_sub||Royal Spyness Mystery Series, Book 2|
|topic_facet||Aristocracy (Social class), Fiction, Historical Fiction, History, Mystery|