(From the publisher):
Bryony Ashley knows that her family's grand estate is both hell and paradise—once elegant and beautiful, yet mired in debt and shrouded in shadow. Devastated by her father's sudden strange death abroad, she is nonetheless relieved to learn the responsibility of running Ashley Court has fallen to a cousin. Still, her father's final, dire warning about a terrible family curse haunts her days and her dreams.
Original title: Touch Not the Cat
Genre: Fiction→ Crime and Mystery→ Suspense