The moment the castle gates slammed shut behind the horsemen, Marguerite hurried up the stairs to the baroness's chamber. The door was locked.
-- The Girl from Oto by Amy Maroney. This art history mystery is the first in Maroney's Miramonde series featuring a Renaissance-era female artist and the modern-day art scholar who tracks down her secret.
The second book, Mira's Way, came out this month.
Teaser Tuesdays is hosted by The Purple Booker, where you can find the official rules for this weekly event.