19th Century

Let the Dead Keep Their Secrets (Gilded Age Mystery)

By Rosemary Simpson - Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

New York, 1889. Heiress Prudence McKenzie and ex-Pinkerton Geoffrey Hunter are hired by Claire Buchanan, who suspects her sister’s death wasn’t caused ...Read Review

Rough Passage to London: A Sea Captain’s Tale

By Robin Lloyd - Published 2018

Genres:

Nautical

Robin Lloyd is famous as an Emmy award-winning television and print journalist who covered the White House during the Reagan and Bush administrations. ...Read Review

The Hangman’s Secret: A Victorian Mystery

By Laura Joh Rowland - Published 2019

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Sara Bain returns in Rowland’s third installment of her Victorian Mystery series (after A Mortal Likeness), and this time Sara and her ...Read Review

A Christmas Railway Mystery (Railway Detective)

By Edward Marston - Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

A headless body with bound wrists and ankles lies in the workshop of the Great Western Railway at Swindon and is identified by ...Read Review

Murder on Millionaires’ Row: A Mystery

By Erin Lindsey - Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Rose Gallagher is the daughter of an Irish immigrant and the sole support for her invalid mother. She works as a housemaid for ...Read Review

The Marriage of Miss Jane Austen: Volume III

By Mr. Collins Hemingway - Published 2017

Genres:

Romance

As a lifelong fan of Jane Austen’s books, I regretted missing out on reading volumes 1 and 2 of the trilogy before starting this, ...Read Review

A Class Apart (A Matter of Class Book 1)

By Susie Murphy - Published 2018

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The first in a series, A Class Apart tells the love story between English-bred aristocrat Bridget Muldowney and Irish stable-hand Cormac McGovern. Bridget ...Read Review

A Gentlewoman’s Guide to Murder

By Victoria Hamilton - Published 2019

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Miss Emmeline St. Germaine, known to her friends as ‘The Avengeress,’ has been rescuing small girls, servants in homes of the wealthy, who ...Read Review

Snake Oil: It All Comes Around

By Marcus Galloway - Published 2019

Genres:

Western

Not much goes unnoticed in the 1878 Dakota Territories mining camp, especially not the arrival of that brightly-painted wagon of itinerant “snake oil” salesman ...Read Review

To Save an Empire: A Novel of Ottoman History

By Allan Gall - Published 2018

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Turkey in the 1870s was struggling to find its way in a rapidly changing world. Faced with demands for modernization and surrounded by ...Read Review