If you read Heartless City, you’ve already met the energetic Philomena Blackwell. If you haven’t then you’ve got an occasion not only to observe her as a side character but as the main heroine of this brand new story full or love, singing and topped with a bit of a mystery.
The Hypnotic City (The Gold and Gaslight Chronicles #2) by Andrea Berthot
I received a copy of this book from the publisher via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.
Philomena and Jenny were finally able to leave London and move on to the city of opportunities – New York. It’s there that the young, determined girl want to find a place for herself preferably as an actress. With her lovely singing voice,and newly found ability to imitate accents, she’s trying to get the best role she can.
When it seems like she got her wish, something is not right. The young stage manager has a strange influence over his employees and his audience. But what does it mean to Philomena and her friends? Continue reading “Romance, theatre and hypnosis”