Heartfelt thank-you's to Mary Higgins Clark for her kindness and gentle noodge into mystery writing; my agent, Sam Pinkus; everyone at Berkley Publishing; friends from Malice Domestic, MWA, and Bouchercon; the wonderful tea hostesses (tireless entrepreneurs, all of them!) at countless tea shops around the country who have embraced my series; all the ... About Shades of Earl Grey. Indigo Tea Shop owner Theodosia Browning is finally invited to a social event that she doesn't have to cater—but there's more than champagne bubbling… Theo is mingling with the cream of Charleston society at the engagement soiree of the season.
Served without milk, it is refreshing and full of fragrance and character ideal at any time of day. Particularly lovely with cucumber sandwiches at Afternoon Tea Description.