Late Medieval (1338 to 1485)

The Bone Fire: A Somershill Manor Mystery

By S. D. Sykes - Published 2019

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Mystery/Crime

The Black Death stalks England in 1361, and Oswald de Lacy seeks safety for his family. He brings them to an isolated castle on ...Read Review

Conspiracy of Wolves (An Owen Archer mystery)

By Candace Robb - Published 2019

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In 1374, former Captain of the Guard, Owen Archer, is asked to investigate the murder of the son of one of York’s most ...Read Review

A Woman’s Lot (The Meonbridge Chronicles)

By Carolyn Hughes - Published 2018

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Following the devastation of the Black Death, depicted in Fortune’s Wheel, the first book of the Meonbridge Chronicles, more and more women ...Read Review

The Godless (A Brother Athelstan Mystery Book 19)

By Paul Doherty - Published 2019

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Brother Athelstan is a friar, devoted to his parish in late 14th-century London, called to investigate the deaths of prostitutes whose nude corpses ...Read Review

Traitor’s Codex (A Crispin Guest Mystery)

By Jeri Westerson - Published 2019

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Crispin Guest, former baron of Sheen, has come down in the world after falling out with King Richard II. Now living in a ...Read Review

Dreams of Discovery: A Novel Based on the Life of John Cabot

By Jule Selbo - Published 2018

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Imagine being a child who falls in love with pirates, adventure, and seeing the world beyond one’s local city: Genoa, Italy. Giovanni ...Read Review

In the Shadow of the Enemy (A Christine de Pizan Mystery)

By Tania Bayard - Published 2019

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In late-14th century France, Charles VI “the Mad” rules. Many people, including his brother, the Duke of Orleans, may wish him off ...Read Review

The Turn of Midnight (Last Hours)

By Minette Walters - Published 2019

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The sequel to Minette Walters’ thrilling and suspenseful The Last Hours proves a wonderful conclusion to her enthralling tale of a Dorset village ...Read Review

Fortune’s Lament (Anthems of al-Andalus) (Volume 3)

By John D. Cressler - Published 2018

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Set during the twilight days of Muslim Spain, this tale begins in 1488 CE; I’m immediately concerned that no nod is given to ...Read Review

Anne and Louis: Passion and Politics in Early Renaissance France: The First Years of Anne of Brittany’s Marriage to Louis XII

By Rozsa Gaston - Published 2018

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

This second in a trilogy on the life of Anne of Brittany covers 1498-1500, years in which Anne loses her husband Charles VIII, ...Read Review