Mrs. Jeffries Wins the Prize By Emily Brightwell: Review/Interview/Giveaway

by Sandra Murphy

Mrs. Jeffries is housekeeper for Inspector Witherspoon. Unbeknownst to him, she’s also his chief investigator. The gentry think themselves above speaking to mere policemen, and servants are afraid to talk to them; both from fear of being accused and of being sacked from their positions without references if they speak honestly.