This thought-provoking story includes a convoluted mystery and some fascinating characters. The interactions between Ana and the mysterious Amadeus are delightful. The ending will leave readers longing for more stories about this captivating heroine and her gifted half-siblings.
When her 9-year-old half-sister, EG, shows up on Anastasia Devlin’s doorstep, Ana knows something is wrong. Her father, who has never met her, has been accused of murder. Seeking help from their grandfather, who she hasn’t seen in 25 years, Ana is dismayed and surprisingly heartbroken to learn that he’s dead. As Ana sets out to find a murderer and prove that her grandfather’s estate belongs to her and her siblings, she runs up against the mysterious man who bought her grandfather’s mansion, Amadeus Graham. (BOOKVIEWCAFE.COM, dl $5.99)