Black Gables

Black Gables

20.3K Reads 850 Votes 21 Part Story
C. M. Rosens By CelticRose Completed

It's 1955, and Penny Snow arrives at Black Gables. As live-in secretary to the tycoon Frank Goldhill-Chambers, she meets the rest of the family and staff and soon discovers that all is not well. 

At first, Penny has the usual questions on her mind: Why has Estelle Chambers been expelled from every school she has ever attended? Where did thirteen-year-old Jenny Chambers learn to build homemade bombs? 

Then there's the mysterious cook, the theiving butler, the flashy gardener and the ex-landgirl chauffeur, each with something to hide, and all with their own reasons to celebrate when their employer is found dead. 

The only trouble is, he was murdered - - and even the children have their reasons for wanting him out of the way...