Silent in the Grave by Deanna Raybourn

Silent in the Grave

Lady Julia Grey #1

Deanna Raybourn

fiction historical mystery romance dark mysterious tense slow-paced

509 pages | first published 2006

Description

"LET THE WICKED BE ASHAMED, AND LET THEM BE SILENT IN THE GRAVE."These ominous words, slashed from the pages of a book of Psalms, are the last threat that the darling of London society, Sir Edward Grey, receives from his killer. Before he can show...

Community Reviews

summary of 471 ratings (see reviews)

Moods

mysterious 100%
adventurous 60%
dark 60%
emotional 30%
funny 10%
tense 10%

Pace

medium 90%
fast 9%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 66% | A mix: 33%

Strong character development?

Yes: 62% | No: 37%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 37% | Yes: 37% | N/A: 12% | No: 12%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 75% | N/A: 12% | Yes: 12%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 75% | It's complicated: 12% | No: 12%

Average rating

3.72