20th Century

Hasty Death

By Marion Chesney - Published 2004

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Hasty Death is the second in Chesney’s new Edwardian mystery series featuring Lady Rose Summer and Captain Harry Cathcart. Headstrong Lady Rose, ...Read Review

Death in Hyde Park

By Robin Paige - Published 2004

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

London, 1902, Coronation Day: a milestone for Edward VII, who finally succeeds to the throne. Spectators fill the streets, including an anarchist whose bomb ...Read Review

Garden of Beasts: A Novel of Berlin, 1936

By Jeffery Deaver - Published 2004

Genres:

Thriller

Berlin’s famous Tiergarten is translated as “Garden of Beasts,” and this play on words is a fitting title for a story based ...Read Review

The Devil in Buenos Aires

By Lily Powell - Published 2004

Genres:

Thriller

Antonie Herrnfeld and her twin Peter, young German Jews, venture to Buenos Aires during the Holocaust. Fearful of the politics in Germany, their ...Read Review

Waltzes I Have Not Forgotten

By Bernadette Gabay Dyer - Published 2004

Genres:

Epic

Set in Jamaica, this novel follows the childhood and early adult life of John Moneague. The product of rape, he is born to ...Read Review

The White Guns

By Douglas Reeman - Published 2004

Genres:

Nautical

Douglas Reeman’s naval adventures have been eagerly devoured by his numerous international followers for decades. His writings have not simply supplied readers ...Read Review

The Wedding Game

By Jane Feather - Published 2004

Genres:

Romance

This third, and last, installment in the Duncan sisters’ trilogy focuses on Chastity, the youngest sister. In her guise as the Go-Between, she ...Read Review

The Cajuns

By Gus Weill - Published 2004

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In Richelieu Parish, Louisiana, in 1956, Sheriff Bobby Boudreaux has some problems: altar boy Ti Boy Brouliette has died, cleaning his shotgun; reporter Ruth ...Read Review

In the Name of Ishmael

By Giuseppe Genna - Published 2003

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Two police detectives, one in 1962 and another in 2001, discover that “everything evolves around the dark and secret name of Ishmael.” One is distracted ...Read Review

Streets of Warsaw

By Steve Wiggins - Published 2004

Genres:

Epic

Bronislaw Pietrazewicz, code-named “Lot,” is a member of the Polish Underground fighting the Nazi occupiers in Warsaw. Bronek, as he is known, and ...Read Review