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The Palace Affair

An irresistible thriller with tantalising twists

By Una-Mary Parker

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An extravagant royal engagement brings three women together as they each cross paths with one ruthless guest out for royal revenge in Enticements by bestselling author Una-Mary Parker

The most imposing invitation on the mantelpiece was the one from Buckingham Palace...

Three women await the Buckingham Palace Garden Party, unaware that it will deliver not only in decadence, but also drama, depravity and danger. The Palace Affair by Una-Mary Parker will enthral fans of Penny Vincenzi and Jackie Collins.

'Deliciously entertaining' Sunday Telegraph

Three women are anticipating the royal Garden Party with varying degrees of pleasure and apprehension.

For Jackie, social editor of Society magazine, it is just one of a series of glittering events that she must cover for her glamour-hungry readers. Newly divorced, Jackie enjoys the hectic whirl of her career, but hopes to find a more settled lifestyle...

For Elfrieda, ex-Swedish au pair and current Lady Witley of Vauxhall, the invitation represents one further rung up the social ladder. Elfrieda is so desperate to be accepted, she will do anything to make her mark. It is a determination that is to have dangerous consequences...

As Lady in Waiting to the Queen, Celia is 'on duty', charged with the responsibility of helping ensure all the arrangements go smoothly. Celia values the position of confidence she enjoys at the Palace, and is careful to do nothing to jeopardise it...

But this is one Garden Party that turns out to hold some nasty shocks for the guests. An unscrupulous man is scheming ruthlessly for his own advancement. And when he crosses swords with Jackie, Celia and Elfrieda, he vows he will get his revenge, whatever it takes...

What readers are saying about The Palace Affair:

'Absolutely unputdownable. An intriguing and believable plot'

'The story and suspense surrounding three different women of difference classes of society was captivating'

'Brilliant. 5 stars'

Biographical Notes

A former journalist for the Daily Mail and Evening Standard, and social editor of the Tatler for ten years, writer and broadcaster Una-Mary Parker is a bestselling author whose glamorous, stylish and irresistible novels have been published throughout the world.

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  • ISBN: 9781472224729
  • Publication date: 31 Jul 2014
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  • Imprint: Headline
This novel has everything - intrigue, romance, ambition, lust . . . — Daily Mail
Deliciously entertaining — Sunday Telegraph
A meticulous reconstruction of a society at play — Evening Standard
A compulsive romantic thriller — Sunday Express
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