Tuesday, April 6, 2021

Can't Wait Wednesday: Jane Austen Investigates: The Abbey Mystery by Julia Golding

Can't Wait Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Wishful Endings that spotlights and discusses the books we're excited about that we've yet to read. Generally, they're books that are yet to be released. It's based on Waiting on Wednesday, hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine.

This week I'm featuring Jane Austen Investigates: The Abbey Mystery by Julia Golding releasing April 23.

About the Book
Jane Austen turns detective in this spooky historical adventure by award-winning author Julia Golding!

It’s 1789 and a young Jane Austen turns detective as she seeks to solve the mysterious happenings at Southmoor Abbey. When a carriage accident forces a change of plans, 13-year-old Jane is sent to be a companion to Lady Cromwell for a week as the household prepares to celebrate the eldest son’s coming-of-age party. While there, Jane vows to solve the mystery of the ghostly monk in the Abbey grounds – for she does not believe in such stories!

But this is not the only strange occurrence for the adventurous young Jane to investigate. There are shivery night-time investigations, an Indian girl with secret talents, a library fire, two prize horses in danger, and friends to save from false accusations.

With notebook in hand and her faithful dog Grandison by her side, will Jane overcome the continuous obstacles and find out the truth?

What upcoming release are you eagerly awaiting?


  1. Omg this sounds so good. I love it so much. Here is my post-https://paigesofbook.blogspot.com/2021/04/cant-wait-wednesday-chance-to-fly-by.html.

  2. This one sounds like it could be huge fun. I hope you enjoy it, Ashley.

  3. Reading about a young Jane Austen solving a mystery does sound like fun.

  4. Jane Austen investigating mysteries! I'm in! This sounds like fun. I hope you enjoy it when you read it, Ashley!

  5. Oh this looks like a lot of fun!