Murder and the First Lady (Eleanor Roosevelt Investigates #1) by Elliot Roosevelt
When one of Mrs. Roosevelt’s employees is suspected of murdering her boyfriend, Mrs. Roosevelt decides to investigate in order to clear her aide’s name.
The murdered boyfriend is the son of a congressman and he does not care for the First Lady’s involvement, especially as she starts to unearth some unsavory things about his son.
Mrs. Roosevelt will not give up, going from gambling dens to brothels in order to find the truth.
Thoughts After Reading:
I hated it.
It was so dumb. How could the President’s wife go undercover as a prostitute and no one notice?
Yeah, thought this was dumb and boring. Definitely a skip.
For more mysteries based on real people, go to The Alchemy of Murder
For more historical fiction, go to A Duty to the Dead
For more on going undercover as a prostitute, go to A Most Peculiar Circumstance
For more mystery reviews, go to The Sign of the Four