Victorian

The Secrets of Gaslight Lane

By M.R.C. Kasasian - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This is the fourth book in the delightful Victorian Gower Street Detective series. Sidney Grice and his ward/assistant, March Middleton, take on ...Read Review

The Endicott Evil: A Colin Pendragon Mystery

By Gregory Harris - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Fifth in Gregory Harris’s Victorian-era series featuring detective Colin Pendragon and Ethan Pruitt, this novel opens with an investigation into murder. Adelaide ...Read Review

Women of Straw

By Carole Llewellyn - Published 2016

Genres:

Romance

Set in Luton, a market town just north of London, Women of Straw centres on the straw hat industry of the late 1860s. ...Read Review

Who Is to Blame: A Russian Riddle

By Jane Marlow - Published 2016

Genres:

Literary

Jane Marlow’s debut novel begins with the doomed relationship between two young serfs, Elizaveta and Feodor, in Russia in 1840. Their families prevent ...Read Review

Called to Justice

By Edith Maxwell - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Called to Justice is Edith Maxwell’s second Quaker Midwife Mystery, but it can very easily be enjoyed as a stand-alone novel. Rose ...Read Review

The Half Wives

By Stacia Pelletier - Published 2017

Genres:

Literary

May 22, 1897, is the day young Jack Plageman died, leaving his parents, Henry and Marilyn, forever seeking some sense of normalcy and control. We ...Read Review

The Whole Art of Detection: Lost Mysteries of Sherlock Holmes

By Lyndsay Faye - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Sherlock Holmes, that fascinating detective born from Conan Doyle’s pen in the late Victorian era, still captivates readers and viewers today. Currently, ...Read Review

A Most Magical Girl

By Karen Foxlee - Published 2016

Genres:

Children/Young AdultFantasy

Twelve-year-old Annabel Grey is sent to stay with two great-aunts after her mother unexpectedly leaves home to go travelling. The old women are ...Read Review

Victoria

By Daisy Goodwin - Published 2016

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

The early reign of Great Britain’s Queen Victoria is recounted in this multi-view narrative replete with rich characterization and political intrigue. Among ...Read Review

Mad Miss Mimic

By Sarah Henstra - Published 2017Published 2017-05-01

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

1872. Leonora Somerville is an heiress with a stutter. The only time she can talk without stuttering is when she mimics others, something she ...Read Review