Jazz Age

Death at the Seaside

By Frances Brody - Published 2016Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Private investigator Kate Shackleton is in dire need of a holiday, and heads from London to the seaside town of Whitby to rest ...Read Review

Your Father’s Room

By Julian Evans (trans.) - By Michel Déon - Published 2017

Genres:

Biographical FictionLiterary

Michel Déon is a French author well-respected in France for his long literary career of over 50 works, but little-known in the English-speaking ...Read Review

Shadows of the Dead

By Jim Eldridge - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeThriller

Set in London, England, in 1921, this is the second mystery in the DCI Paul Stark series. Stark is a widower, the father of ...Read Review

Kings of America

By R.J. Ellory - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Nicky Mariani and his sister are from Corsica, and both are ambitious, full of dreams and determined to become the Kings of America ...Read Review

Beyond Absolution

By Cora Harrison - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In the politically roiled Irish city of Cork in 1923, Reverend Mother Aquinas’s latest investigation is tragically personal. An old childhood friend, the ...Read Review

Mothering Sunday

By Graham Swift - Published 2016Published 2017

Genres:

Literary

Despite the title, Mothering Sunday is lacking in mothers. It is the story of what a young housemaid and orphan, Jane Fairchild, chooses ...Read Review

Cocoa Beach

By Beatriz Williams - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Williams returns to the characters and Jazz Age period she has so entertainingly explored in A Certain Age and The Wicked City. Cocoa ...Read Review

A Talent for Murder

By Andrew Wilson - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In December 1926, Agatha Christie went missing for ten days. The police organised searches for her, and press speculation reached frenzied heights. She was ...Read Review

All the Best People

By Sonja Yoerg - Published 2017

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In Vermont in the late 1920s, Solange was a young woman who fell in love, married, and had a baby. Her husband was ...Read Review

The Massacre of Mankind

By Stephen Baxter - Published 2017

Genres:

Fantasy

This is a sequel to H.G. Wells’ iconic story of the Martian invasion of England. It is 1920, and the story is told ...Read Review