When Mercury's Rise opens, Inez is on a stagecoach from Leadville to Manitou Springs, where she will see her sister and rejoin her young son at last. But that Rocky Mountain stagecoach ride turns out to be much more than she bargains for....
"Deft pacing and irresistible characters… an un-put-down-able read" —Sophie Littlefield, author of A Bad Day for Pretty and A Bad Day for Scandal
"As fast-paced as a runaway buggy and has more twists and turns than a mountain trail" —Kate Emerson, author of At the King's Pleasure
"Mercury is poison, but Inez Stannert's latest adventure is pure gold." —Sarah Smith, Agatha-winning author of The Other Side of Dark
Bruce Alexander Historical Mystery Award nominee
Agatha Best Historical Mystery Award nominee
“Recommended Read” of 2011: Colorado Country Life Magazine
“Favorite Read” in Western Mysteries: True West Magazine