A Girl Like You: A Henrietta and Inspector Howard Novel (The by Michelle Cox

By Michelle Cox

Henrietta Von Harmon works as a 26 lady at a nook bar on Chicago’s northwest facet. It’s 1935, yet issues nonetheless aren’t taking a look up because the immense crash and her father’s next suicide, leaving Henrietta to deal with her adverse mom and more youthful siblings. Henrietta is ultimately persuaded to take a role as a taxi dancer at a neighborhood dance hall—and simply whilst she’s commencing to get pleasure from herself, the ground matron turns up lifeless.

When aloof Inspector Clive Howard seems at the scene, Henrietta has the same opinion to head undercover for him—and is plunged into Chicago’s grittier underworld. in the meantime, she’s nonetheless busy taking part in mom rooster to her more youthful siblings, in addition to to pesky local boy Stanley, who believes himself in love together with her and retains doping up within the very unlikely locations, made up our minds to maintain Henrietta safe—even from the Inspector, if desire be. regardless of his efforts, notwithstanding, and his penchant for messing up the Inspector’s research, the beautiful Henrietta and the impenetrable Inspector locate themselves interested in one another in such a lot improper ways.

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