The first of a new series set in New York City at the turned of the century. Evie Barnum flees from her home to a safe haven with her brother PT Barnum at his American Museum of Curiosities as his assistant. An old friend from home visits her asking for her help. David refused as she read her secret would become public knowledge. The friend is found dead near her office at the museum. This starts a new adventure as Evie is determined to find out who murdered her friend and find his missing sister. A journey that will put her life in danger before it ends.
Be sure and read the author comment. The life PT Barnum has been researched. I enjoyed reading about the American Museum of Curiosities, a subject about which I know very little. Looking forward to Evie next adventure. I highly recommend this book. I

Disclosure: I received a free copy from Severn House through NetGalley for an honest review. I would like to thank them for this opportunity to read and review the book. The opinions expressed are my own.

About bettylouise31 Member of Netgalley. Senior Citizen and been reading and sharing my thoughts on books most of my life. I read for my pleasure. I have been married for 60 years and we have a Bengal Cat, Kato. Interests include reading, dogs, cats, gardening, knitting, crocheting. I have a strong interest in North American native plants. A word on my reviews. Books review are from my public library, brought, many from Netgalley, a few from Edelweiss, occasionally from an author or from friends. The opinions are my own. I represent no publisher, author or another source​. My reviews can be found on Amazon, Tumblr, Goodreads, Google+. I have no Facebook or Twitter accounts. Thanks for reading my blog.
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6 Responses to SMOKE AND MIRRORS By Casey Daniels

  1. Wow Betty, you’ve been busy reviewing today. Interesting books showcased though, good variety.

  2. lghiggins says:

    I missed this one, but I’m glad you liked it. I am picking up some Historical Fiction along the way and enjoying it.

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