Victorian

The Illusion of Innocence

By Jacqueline Jacques - Published 2016Published c2015

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

The year is 1897, and a train carrying a vicious murderer to his trial crashes east of London. Amid the confusion, death, and injuries, ...Read Review

A Shilling for a Wife

By Emma Hornby - Published 2016

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In the 1850s, Sally, a workhouse orphan, is sold for one shilling to Joseph Goden to be his wife, and so Sally’s ...Read Review

Clover Moon

By Jacqueline Wilson - Published 2016

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Eleven-year-old Clover Moon lives in a back street slum in Victorian London with her six siblings and her put-upon father. Mildred, her unpleasant ...Read Review

The Inheritance

By Charles Finch - Published 2016

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This, the tenth installment of the Charles Lenox series, finds the Victorian detective trying to solve the mystery of Gerald Leigh, an old ...Read Review

The Hidden People

By Alison Littlewood - Published 2016

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

England in the 1860s. Albie Millards, a rather pompous and earnest clerk in his father’s London business, travels to a small village, ...Read Review

The Mystery of the Jeweled Moth

By Júlia Sardà (illus.) - By Katherine Woodfine - Published 2016

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This is a whimsical middle-grade story involving mystery, theft, high society, and even murder, in which four friends attempt to find a missing ...Read Review

A Christmas Message

By Anne Perry - Published 2016

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Anne Perry’s fans always look forward to her Victorian-era holiday mysteries. They might do well to skip this one. In the 14th ...Read Review

The Witches of New York

By Ami McKay - Published 2016Published 2017

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The Witches of New York is the third novel from bestselling author Ami McKay. While the new novel sees the return of Moth ...Read Review

The Black Rocks of Morwenstow

By John Wilcox - Published 2016

Genres:

Adventure

1842. Joshua Weyland is languishing in Key West, Florida. After two years away, he is desperate to return to his fiancée in England. ...Read Review

The Perks of Loving a Scoundrel

By Jennifer McQuiston - Published 2016

Genres:

Romance

Victorian London is no place for a bookish spinster like Miss Mary Channing, who lands herself in a conundrum when she becomes entangled ...Read Review