Mysterious Galaxy welcomes Ann McDonald, novelist, screenwriter, and woman of many pseudonyms, including Abby McDonald, Melody Grace, and Abigail Haas. American Cassandra Blackwell doesn’t fit in with her fellow students at Oxford University has bought, borrowed, and stolen her way into the prestigious Raleigh College at the university so she can investigate her mother’s mysterious past. But as she digs deeper into the college’s history, she realizes the answers she seeks lie with those same students she avoids, students’ whose carefree lifestyle hides dangerous secrets. The Oxford Inheritance’s Kirkus review: “Mystery and horror intertwine in a gothic tale with modern accents, a story just right for a dark and stormy night. Scary and good fun.”
At prestigious Oxford University, an American student searches for the truth about her mother s death in this eerie, suspenseful thriller that blends money, murder, and black magic.
You can t keep it from her forever. She needs to know the truth.
Cassandra Blackwell arrives in Oxford with one mission: to uncover the truth about her mother s dark past. Raised in America, with no idea that her mother had ever studied at the famed college, a mysterious package now sends her across the ocean, determined to unravel the secrets that her mother took to her grave. Plunged into the glamorous, secretive life of Raleigh College, Cassie finds a world like no other: a world of ancient tradition, privilege and murder.
Beneath the hallowed halls of this storied university there is a mysterious force at work . . . A dark society that is shaping our world, and will stop at nothing to keep its grip on power. Cassie might be the only one who can stop them but at what cost?