Edwardian

The Portrait

By Iain Pears - Published 2005

Genres:

LiteraryMystery/Crime

If this short novel doesn’t capture the reader’s attention, then little else will. Scottish painter Henry MacAlpine welcomes his old friend ...Read Review

What Rough Beast

By H.R. Knight - Published 2005

Genres:

FantasyMystery/Crime

During a 1903 London visit, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle attends a Houdini performance and finds himself defending Houdini from a vindictive audience member. Houdini ...Read Review

Sick of Shadows

By Marion Chesney - Published 2005

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Chesney continues the adventures of Lady Rose Summer and her fiancé of convenience, private investigator Captain Harry Cathcart, in the third installment of ...Read Review

The Tale of Hill Top Farm

By Susan Wittig Albert - Published 2004

Genres:

FantasyMystery/Crime

Children’s book author Beatrix Potter joins the likes of Jane Austen and Arthur Conan Doyle, re-imagined as an amateur sleuth. Albert, who ...Read Review

Blood on the Wood

By Gillian Linscott - Published 2003Published 2004

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

What a delightful protagonist I have just met in Nell Bray! Suffragette, translator in early 20th century London, she is bright, resourceful, realistic, ...Read Review

January 1905

By Katharine Boling - Published 2004

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

The tales of pre-teen twin sisters Pauline and Arlene change off, chapter by chapter, in this novel geared for readers ten and older. ...Read Review

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

No Clue at the Inn

By Kate Kingsbury - Published 2003

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

An accomplished writer, Kate Kingsbury continues her Pennyfoot Hotel series with this cozy Christmas read. No Clue at the Inn reunites Cecily Baxter ...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

Kate Hannigan

By Catherine Cookson - Published 1993 (UK)Published 2004

Genres:

Romance

This reissue of Catherine Cookson’s debut novel, Kate Hannigan, is a handsome volume. Unfortunately, I did not find the book to my ...Read Review