Mystery/Crime

Murder at Cirey: A Victor Constant Investigation

By Cheryl Sawyer - Published 2015

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Mystery/Crime

Murder at Cirey is a very accomplished novel which I thoroughly enjoyed reading. It concerns Victor Constant, a young member of the French ...Read Review

The Midwife’s Revolt

By Jodi Daynard - Published 2015

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Mystery/Crime

In the spring of 1775, America finds itself at war with England. Young Jeb and Lizzie Boylston said goodbye to one another after settling ...Read Review

Beneath Still Waters

By Cynthia A. Graham - Published 2015

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Mystery/Crime

When the headless body of a baby girl is found in the swamp near Cherokee Crossing, Arkansas, it is up to Hick Blackburn, ...Read Review

The World Before Us

By Aislinn Hunter - Published 2014

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Mystery/Crime

When fifteen-year-old Jane Standen was minding a youngster named Lily near a broken-down Victorian asylum in the North of England, she lost her ...Read Review

Death by Disputation

By Anna Castle - Published 2014

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Mystery/Crime

Francis Bacon is spymaster to his uncle William Cecil, Queen Elizabeth I’s chief advisor, in this novel. He recruits young Thomas Clarady ...Read Review

The Figaro Murders

By Laura Lebow - Published 2015

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Mystery/Crime

Lorenzo Da Ponte, court librettist in 1786 Vienna, is in trouble: not only hasn’t he finished his libretto for Mozart’s opera The ...Read Review

Shadow of the Hangman

By Edward Marston - Published 2015

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AdventureMystery/Crime

London, 1815. The Napoleonic wars are over but Britain, although victorious, is reeling from civil unrest. The Home Secretary, Lord Sidmouth, has much on ...Read Review

The Language of the Dead

By Stephen Kelly - Published 2015

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Mystery/Crime

An old man is found slain under a tree, crows pecking at his eyes. The ritual slaying of Will Blackwood echoes the killing ...Read Review

Currawong Manor

By Josephine Pennicott - Published 2014

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Mystery/Crime

With her previous novel, Poet’s Cottage, Josephine Pennicott proved that edgy bohemian glamour and gothic creepiness made a great combination. Here she ...Read Review

Road to Knin

By Lee Fosseen - Published 2014

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Mystery/Crime

It is always nice to pick up a book that potentially will introduce you to new settings, and Road to Knin seems to ...Read Review