High Society Lady Detective

3 books in series
4 out of 5 stars 1,462 ratings

Murder at Archly Manor Publisher's Summary

A high-society murder. A spirited lady detective. Can she outclass the killer before an innocent person takes the fall? 

London, 1923. Olive Belgrave needs a job. Despite her aristocratic upbringing, she’s penniless. Determined to support herself, she jumps at an unconventional job - looking into the background of her cousin’s fiancé, Alfred. 

Alfred burst into the upper crust world of London’s high society, but his answers to questions about his past are decidedly vague. Before Olive can gather more than the basics, a murder occurs at a posh party. Suddenly, every Bright Young Person in attendance is a suspect, and Olive must race to find the culprit because a sly murderer is determined to make sure Olive’s first case is her last. 

Murder at Archly Manor is the first in the High Society Lady Detective series of charming historical cozy mysteries. If you like witty banter, glamorous settings, and delightful plot twists, you’ll love USA Today best-selling author Sara Rosett’s series for Anglophiles and mystery lovers alike.

Travel back to the golden age of detective fiction with Murder at Archly Manor. 

©2018 Sara Rosett (P)2018 Sara Rosett
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  • Book 1

    • Murder at Archly Manor

    • High Society Lady Detective, Book 1
    • By: Sara Rosett
    • Narrated by: Elizabeth Klett
    • Length: 7 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,056
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 964
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 959

    London, 1923. Olive Belgrave needs a job. Despite her aristocratic upbringing, she’s penniless. Determined to support herself, she jumps at an unconventional job - looking into the background of her cousin’s fiancé, Alfred. Alfred burst into the upper crust world of London’s high society, but his answers to questions about his past are decidedly vague. Before Olive can gather more than the basics, a murder occurs at a posh party. Suddenly, every Bright Young Person in attendance is a suspect, and Olive must race to find the culprit.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • An excellent mystery

    • By Elaine on 11-30-18

    Regular price: $19.95

  • Book 2

    • Murder at Blackburn Hall

    • High Society Lady Detective, Book 2
    • By: Sara Rosett
    • Narrated by: Elizabeth Klett
    • Length: 7 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 261
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 246
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 244

    September, 1923. Despite closing her first case, high society lady detective Olive Belgrave hasn’t found a new client. She’s taken a job as a hat model to pay for her poky boarding house room. But then a job offer comes her way: make discreet inquires about a famous author who’s disappeared. Olive travels to the English countryside to hunt for him.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Very enjoyable murder mystery.

    • By Elaine on 03-08-19

    Regular price: $19.95

  • Book 3

    • The Egyptian Antiquities Murder

    • High Society Lady Detective, Book 3
    • By: Sara Rosett
    • Narrated by: Elizabeth Klett
    • Length: 6 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 145
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 130
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 129

    October, 1923. Lady detective Olive Belgrave has a new case. Lady Agnes doesn’t believe in curses - especially ancient curses - and she hires Olive to prove her uncle wasn’t the victim of a malevolent mummy. Olive investigates and discovers the truth is much worse - it’s murder. Can Olive debunk the curse and reveal the true culprit before the mummy curse claims another victim?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Delightful Cozy Mystery

    • By Beatrice on 05-07-19

    Regular price: $19.95