The Ring: A Victorian Mystery (A Grand & Batchelor Mystery)

By M.J. Trow - Published 2019



Set during the1870s in London, The Ring finds private inquiry agents Matthew Grand and James Batchelor hired by oddball timber merchant Selwyn ...Read Review

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

By Tania Bayard - Published 2019



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

Of Fire and Lions

By Mesu Andrews - Published 2019



In 605 B.C., Abigail is captured by enemy soldiers while hiding in the Holy Temple. She’s forced to serve four captive princes ...Read Review

The Glovemaker

By Ann Weisgarber - Published 2019


Ann Weisgarber excels at the slowly unfurling tale, where the characters’ waiting and indecision build tension as deftly as any action sequence. The ...Read Review

The Huntress

By Kate Quinn - Published 2019


Ian Graham and Nina Markova are different from other people in their post-WWII world. In her words: “You – in war you hunt stories, ...Read Review

The Wolf and the Watchman

By Niklas Natt och Dag - Published 2019



The year is 1793. In Stockholm, Sweden, a body is discovered in Larder Lake. Cecil Winge, a former prosecuting attorney suffering from consumption and ...Read Review

The Widows

By Jess Montgomery - Published 2019


It is 1925 when we meet Lily Ross as she is cleaning out a jail cell in preparation for the new prisoner her husband ...Read Review

The Lily of the West

By Kathleen Morris - Published 2019


Biographical FictionWestern

Kathleen Morris attempts to fill a gap in Old West lore with her novel of Mary Katherine Haroney, better known as “Big Nose ...Read Review

The Healer’s Daughter

By Charlotte Hinger - Published 2019



Bethany Herbert, the daughter of a famous healer named Queen Bee, leaves Kentucky for Nicodemus, Kansas, a town formed so that only black ...Read Review

Inventing Victoria

By Tonya Bolden - Published 2019


Children/Young Adult

Essie’s life with her mother and “aunties” in the saltbox house on Minis Street is tough, with “uncles” coming and going at ...Read Review