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S is elegant Sinclair’s, site of Mystery of the Jeweled Moth, by Katherine Woodfine (book review)
Jewel thief on the loose, Gangs terrorizing 1909 London’s Chinatown, A young woman’s body in the river! Has crime boss the Baron returned? At Sinclair’s department store, Sophie sells ladies’ hats, Lil models elegant dresses, and both young women keep their eyes open for strange events, like the disappearance of a valuable moth-shaped brooch during an engagement party. Time for disguises and etiquette review as they drop in on debutantes, check over clues with buddies Billy and Joe, and research the Moonbeam Diamond’s curse! My no-spoiler recommendation of book 1, Mystery of the Clockwork Sparrow, introduces Sophie and Lil as Sinclair’s Department Store opens amid rumor and mystery. Watch for …