Late Medieval (1338 to 1485)

The Deadliest Sin (A Crispin Guest Mystery, 15)

By Jeri Westerson - Published 2021

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This is the fifteenth and last Crispin Guest Medieval Noir mystery. Crispin, a Tracker (private eye) in 1399 London, forfeited his knighthood and estates ...Read Review

Queen of Heaven (Maid of Gascony, Book 2)

By Catherine Clover - Published 2021

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This second instalment of the memoirs of Lady Isabella d’Albret Courteault starts in 1453, in South Wales after Isabella has just said farewell ...Read Review

Island of Gold (Sea and Stone Chronicles)

By Amy Maroney - Published 2021

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Cédric, the landless youngest son of a viscount in Languedoc, France, has a knack for falconry. In 1435, after his father dies, his ...Read Review

The Good Death (Somershill Manor Mysteries)

By S. D. Sykes - Published 2021

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Lord of Somershill Manor, Oswald de Lacy is explaining the origin of a letter to his dying mother. The letter dates back to 1349, ...Read Review

Dark Queen Watching (A Margaret Beaufort Mystery, 3)

By Paul Doherty - Published 2021

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Doherty sweeps readers into the dark political intrigues of mediaeval England as the widowed Margaret Beaufort, last of the once-powerful Beaufort family, is ...Read Review

Anne and Louis Forever Bound

By Rozsa Gaston - Published 2021

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

The conflicts and values of medieval France are background for a royal love story in Anne and Louis Forever Bound. The fourth volume ...Read Review

The Royal Game

By Anne O’Brien - Published 2021

Genres:

Romance

The novel opens with a dispute over a will between mother and son, Agnes Paston and John Paston, which sets the tenor of ...Read Review

Highland Legend (Scots and Swords, 3)

By Kathryn Le Veque - Published 2021

Genres:

Romance

The ghosts of Roman gladiators loom over this medieval Scottish series, of which Highland Legend is the third. Elite warrior Magnus Stewart, known ...Read Review

The Chancellor’s Secret (Chronicles of Matthew Bartholomew)

By Susanna Gregory - Published 2021

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Stamped across the front of this book, the 25th in the series, is “the FINAL Bartholomew chronicle”. The book does have something of ...Read Review

The Riverwoman’s Dragon (An Owen Archer mystery, 13)

By Candace M. Robb - Published 2021

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This thirteenth in the Owen Archer series begins in York in 1375. The pestilence draws closer, and dread permeates the town and its outskirts, ...Read Review