Victorian

To Capture What We Cannot Keep

By Beatrice Colin - Published 2016

Genres:

Romance

This is a romantic love story against the richly described backgrounds of Paris and Glasgow in the late 19th century. Caitriona Wallace lost ...Read Review

The Secrets of Wishtide

By Kate Saunders - Published 2016

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Set in 1850 England, this complex Victorian murder mystery has a feel of Charles Dickens. The author explains in an afterword that she was ...Read Review

The Ripper’s Haunts

By Michael L. Hawley - Published 2016

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeNonfiction

Michael Hawley has carefully researched an arguably favorite Scotland Yard suspect in the Jack the Ripper murders, Dr. Francis Tumblety, and judiciously and ...Read Review

The Wonder

By Emma Donoghue - Published 2016

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Emma Donoghue follows up a series of triumphs – the bestselling psychological thriller Room (with its Academy-Award-nominated film adaptation) and the critically acclaimed Astray ...Read Review

Edgar Allan Poe and the London Monster

By Karen Lee Street - Published 2016

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

June 1840, and Poe sails to England, where he meets up with (his own fictional creation) the detective C. Auguste Dupin. He first met ...Read Review

Rose, The Awakening

By Krys Kingston - Published 2016

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Rose is a teenage girl in late Victorian London, her father has died unexpectedly and her mother takes up a position as housekeeper ...Read Review

The Champagne Queen: The Century Trilogy, Book 2

By Edwin Miles (trans.) - By Petra Durst-Benning - Published 2016

Genres:

Saga

“You were raised to marry, not to peel potatoes.” Isabelle recalls her mother’s dictum. Although wedded to her true love, cyclist Leon ...Read Review

Hell Bay

By Will Thomas - Published 2016

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeThriller

Together for the 8th time, Cyrus Barker and his assistant, Thomas Llewelyn, embark on another case. This time, they are called to provide ...Read Review

The Last Pearl

By Leah Fleming - Published 2016

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1879, York. Greta Costello is poor. She helps her widowed mother and two siblings to survive poverty by working as a Saturday girl for ...Read Review

The Curious Affair of the Somnambulist and the Psychic Thief

By Lisa Tuttle - Published 2016

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

It is 1893, and Miss Aphrodite (usually known as Di) Lane arrives in London having left her erstwhile partner, Miss Georgia Cox, whom she ...Read Review