KINDLE [Relative Fortunes]


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  • Relative Fortunes
  • Marlowe Benn
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  • 08 July 2020
  • 9781542091695

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Relative Fortunes

free download Relative Fortunes summary Relative Fortunes ↠ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Heritance her estranged half brother Philip has challenged putting her aspirations in jeopardyWhen her friend’s sister Naomi Rankin dies suddenly of an apparent suicide Julia is shocked at the wealthy family’s indifference toward the ardent suffragist’s death Naomi chose poverty and hardship over a submissive marriage and a husband’s control of her money Now her death su. My opinions about Relative Fortunes by Marlowe Benn went back and forth uite a bit I downloaded the sample and enjoyed that enough to buy the ebook I liked the book or less but wouldn t read another one as this is apparently the first in what will be known as the Julia Kydd series Julia Kydd is an heiress living abroad in London She is about to turn 25 and come into her full inheritance Her brother Philip the trustee of the will has summoned her to New York City He is contesting the validity of the will Julia returns to New York after a long absence not knowing what to expect as she does not know her brother ten years or so her senior very well While in NYC she runs into an old friend from school Glennis Rankin Glennis is also a member of an old wealthy respectable family Julia attends a family party at the Rankin residence a party that ends in disaster when Glennis learns that her older sister Naomi has been found dead Glennis automatically assumes that Chester the older brother had something to do with her death He hated Naomi because of her political activities Julia agrees with Glennis that the family is hushing up her death to avoid a scandal and agrees to ask uestions mostly to calm Glennis However Julia is soon convinced that someone is hiding the full truth about Naomi s death and she and Glennis embark on a dangerous investigation that ends up uncovering unsavory family secrets This isn t a bad novel but it s not great either I think the editor should have sent it back to the author who according to her bio has also worked as an editor so I find that troubling to cut some of the unnecessary details and tighten the pacing and plot The supposed main plot is Naomi s mysterious death but it s often mired in Julia s fight with her brother over the will Before the lawyers announce their decision she and Philip enter into a wager he says Naomi died by suicide she says it s murder If she proves him wrong then he will drop his claim on her inheritance If she loses then she has to give up her inheritance no matter what the lawyers decide It s a stupid wager for her to make as her legal claims have never been uestioned until now and she has a good chance of winning But she agrees to it because she s an idiot and because she s goaded into it by Philip She wants to prove him wrong at the possible expense of giving up her inheritance her only income The amateur sleuthing by Glennis and Julia into Naomi s murder is very slow to start The drama about Julia s inheritance comes first but even that is slowed down by lots of descriptions of the fine art of book printing While I find this subject potentially interesting it takes up way too much space in the novel Julia goes on and on and on about it I eventually began skimming those sections because the extra details don t add anything to the story The mystery itself isn t too complicated There s something of a twist at the end but nothing too earth shattering I pretty much had it figured out before Julia had even decided to start investigating not because I m a genius but because it wasn t all that difficult The characters in the book are a problem for me I didn t care for any of them Julia and her brother Philip are the only somewhat intriguing people but when view spoilerit s revealed that Philip is not related to her I could already see the prickly sibling rivalry turning into a romance of the we hate each other but also passionately love each other and will show it via a war of wits kind I actually like those kinds of romances but it s so predictable already I see no reason to read the next book to see it actually happen hide spoiler Icon of an apparent suicide Julia is shocked at the wealthy family’s indifference toward the ardent suffragist’s death Naomi chose poverty and hardship Trollkarlens hatt over a submissive marriage and a husband’s control Pillow Talk Puffin Books of her money Now her death su. 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free download Relative Fortunes summary Relative Fortunes ↠ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Ggests the struggle was than she could bearJulia however is skeptical Doubtful of her suspicions Philip proposes a glib wager if Julia can prove Naomi was in fact murdered he’ll drop his claims to her wealth Julia soon discovers Naomi’s life was as turbulent and enigmatic as her death And as she gets closer to the truth Julia sees there’s much at stake than her inheritance. This was a slow slow slow burn of a novel I liked Julia she was a fun independent modern 192o s woman Yet for being modern she was woefully ignorant to the women s rights movement that was happening all around her in England and America This was slightly unbelievable to me If your character is championing her own free will her disinterest in getting married and her enthusiasm for starting her own company you would think she would know how the political climate was changing because of women like her fighting for women to have that free agency I don t know it just didn t fit the rest of the character s persona for her to be ignorant of such a large issue that effects her so prominently It honestly felt like it took FOREVER to get to the juice of this novel The description says something like Julia places a bet with her brother that she can prove her friend s sister a Suffragette death was murder in order to win back her inheritance Cool Except you are 36% of the way through the novel before the bet is even mentioned Then there is a moment when you re supposed to think it won t even be necessary Then Julia needs to win the bet to win her inheritance to live this modern life she wants to lead and becomes obsessed with solving the murderdeathsuicide I get that we need a reason for Julia to become interested and invested in solving this crime but it feels like it s for very selfish reasons Her friend believes her sister was murdered because her family is awful so she is eagerly helping Julia But Julia never tells her friends she s ONLY helping her because she wants to win her inheritance back Then she tells her brother with whom the bet is placed and his best friend all the private details of this family and the murderdeathsuicide after explicitly telling the family she wouldn t tell anyone what she s discovered But she has to in order to win the bet The mystery was okay I thought it was fairly easy to figure out who the ultimate culprit was but there were a lot of characters that played a very large and crucial role to the mystery and some of those twists and turns were interesting The one thing I hated was how cliche the reveal was They were all sat in a room after being tricked there and Julia started interrogating people and then they just all spilled their guts C mon It s such a boring murder mystery trope that was tiring to find in this novel There are interesting ways to reveal the player s parts in the game then them simply standing around talking about it There s even the part where Julia guesses it wrong and has to think uickly on her feet to figure out who it is right in that moment UGHIn the end I d probably read the second novel in this new Julia Kydd series because I genuinely liked Julia s character However I hope next go around we get to the meat and potatoes of the story a little uicker and the big reveal is a little entertaining to read then just pages of dialogue The Adventures of Rusty of her suspicions Philip proposes a glib wager if Julia can prove Naomi was in fact murdered he’ll drop his claims to her wealth Julia soon discovers Naomi’s life was as turbulent and enigmatic as her death And as she gets closer to the truth Julia sees there’s much at stake than her inheritance. 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