Victorian

The Eterna Files

By Leanna Renee Hieber - Published 2015

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Fantasy

After the death of Abraham Lincoln, mystic Clara Templeton suggests to Mary Lincoln that her husband should have been made immortal. Taken with ...Read Review

Sanctuary

By Robert Edric - Published 2014

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Biographical Fiction

There have been plenty of fictional treatments of the Brontë family. This one takes a different perspective in being a first-person narrative by ...Read Review

Miramont’s Ghost

By Elizabeth Hall - Published 2015

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We meet Adrienne Beauvier, granddaughter of the Comte de Challembelles, at age four. She is a delightful child, happy with her nanny, Lucie, ...Read Review

Flood of Fire

By Amitav Ghosh - Published 2015

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EpicSaga

The adjective which springs most readily to mind on reading this book is ‘vast’ – or perhaps I should spell it V – A – S – ...Read Review

Anatomy of Evil

By Will Thomas - Published 2015

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Mystery/Crime

Private enquiry agent Cyrus Barker, along with his assistant Thomas Llewelyn, returns to pursue the notorious serial killer Jack the Ripper in 1888. Asked ...Read Review

Paris Red

By Maureen Gibbon - Published 2015

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On a Paris day in 1862, two teenaged girls stand before a window, drawing—and attract the attention of a man who transforms their ...Read Review

Mr and Mrs Disraeli

By Daisy Hay - Published 2015

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Nonfiction

This biography recounts the relationship between 19th-century statesman and novelist Benjamin Disraeli and his wife, Mary Anne. Despite prejudice for his Jewish, non-aristocratic ...Read Review

The Harvest Man

By Alex Grecian - Published 2015

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Mystery/CrimeThriller

In the spring of 1890, Scotland Yard’s Murder Squad is still on the trail of Jack the Ripper, although Jack has not committed ...Read Review

The Curse of the House of Foskett

By M.R.C. Kasasian - Published 2014 (UK)Published 2015 (US)

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Mystery/Crime

Victorian-era personal detective Sidney Grice and his ward, March Middleton, are back for more gruesome sleuthing in the second installment of Kasasian’s ...Read Review

How to Be a Victorian: A Dawn-to-Dusk Guide to Victorian Life

By Ruth Goodman - Published 2014

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Nonfiction

If you have ever wondered about how people lived in 19th-century England—from their underclothes to breastfeeding to personal grooming to laundry—this ...Read Review