Karen Maitland

A Gathering of Ghosts

By Karen Maitland - Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This novel is set in 1316 near Dartmoor and uses three narrators. One is the Prioress Johanne of the Sisters of the Knights of ...Read Review

The Plague Charmer

By Karen Maitland - Published 2016

Genres:

Thriller

Porlock Weir, Exmoor, 1361. The story takes place thirteen years after the Great Plague, and there are rumours that it has returned to London. ...Read Review

The Raven’s Head

By Karen Maitland - Published 2015

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeThriller

The Raven’s Head is an intoxicating blend of history, mystery and magic, and Maitland’s storytelling is deft and detailed. Told in ...Read Review

The Vanishing Witch: A dark historical tale of witchcraft and rebellion

By Karen Maitland - Published 2014Published 2014-08-14

Genres:

Thriller

Set during the time of the Peasants’ Revolt, this novel expertly weaves different strands and plots together to create a satisfying and fascinating ...Read Review

The Falcons of Fire and Ice

By Karen Maitland - Published 2012

Genres:

In 16th-century Iceland, a menacing stranger possesses the soul of a woman, chained with her twin sister in a deep cave. His malign ...Read Review

Hill of Bones

By Bernard Knight - By Ian Morson - By Karen Maitland - By Philip Gooden - By Susanna Gregory - By The Medieval Murderers - Published 2011

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeShort Stories

This is an anthology of mystery novellas by the writing team of Susanna Gregory, Bernard Knight, Karen Maitland, Ian Morson, and Philip Gooden, ...Read Review

The Gallows Curse

By Karen Maitland - Published 2011

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Elena acts as a maid for Lady Anne, but strange dreams begin to plague Elena’s sleep. In desperation, she visits the local ...Read Review

The Owl Killers

By Karen Maitland - Published 2009

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

The year is 1321. Deep in the heart of the English countryside, an isolated village is controlled by a sinister group called the Owl ...Read Review

Company of Liars: A Story of the Plague

By Karen Maitland - Published 2008

Genres:

Adventure

Midsummer’s Day 1348, and the first victim of the pestilence dies in the English coastal town of Kilmington. Camelot, a generic title for ...Read Review