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By Christina Koning -
You might wonder how someone who is visually impaired could be instrumental in bringing together so many elements and clues to assist in ...Read Review
By Sarah Hawkswood -
This is the 11th in Hawkswood’s Bradecote & Catchpoll series, and there is something new in the mix. I have read several ...Read Review
By Edward Marston -
England 1865. At the behest of the railway company’s chairman, Inspector Robert Colbeck of Scotland Yard travels north to investigate the death of ...Read Review
By Emma Orchard -
London 1814, in a Regency romance romp that ticks most of the boxes for those who love fiction in this particular sub-genre. Sir Benedict ...Read Review
By Edward Marston -
The seventh in the Ocean Liner series sees our on-board detectives, the married duo George Porter Dillman and Genevieve Masefield, embark on the ...Read Review
By Sophia Holloway -
Isabelle Wareham’s difficult relationship with her sister is exacerbated by the death of their father. The elder, Cornelia, already planning refurbishments to ...Read Review
By Jacqueline Winspear -
Winspear has stepped away from her popular Maisie Dobbs historical mystery series to give readers a standalone novel, The White Lady. In 1947, Rose ...Read Review
May 1909, and George Dillman and Genevieve Masefield embark upon their sixth ocean-going crime adventure in the series. Having been married at the end ...Read Review
It’s December 1864, and an excursion train is forced to halt its journey through the Malvern Hills. Getting out to see what the ...Read Review
December 1908, and the Marmora departs the Port of London for a six-month cruise to warmer climes. This is the fifth in the Ocean ...Read Review
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