Petticoat Detective by Margaret Brownley is book number one in the Undercover ladies series. It is right in Margaret’s wheelhouse for writing. It is a romantic historical comedy, with a bit of mystery to it. Ones that Margaret’s fans will fall in love with immediately.
As a Pinkerton Detective, Jennifer has been asked to do many things, but playing an lady companion at Miss Lillian’s Parlor House and Boots is a first for her. She is hot on the trail of the Gunnysack Bandit when one of the lead witnesses meets an untimely death. Only a hand full of people were present when the witness died and one of them is the killer. Will Jennifer be able to solve the case before she becomes the target?
Of course there is a handsome ex-Texas Ranger involved in the story because where would a good western romance be if there were no handsome cowboys involved? So not only do we have an delightful mystery we have cowboys and that always makes for very good read.