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Murder on the Serpentine: A Charlotte and Thomas Pitt Novel

By Anne Perry - Published 2017

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Mystery/Crime

Commander Thomas Pitt, Head of Special Branch, is summoned to Buckingham Palace. Queen Victoria needs Pitt to fully investigate what police have ruled ...Read Review

The Shadow Land

By Elizabeth Kostova - Published 2017

Genres:

Literary

Kostova’s third novel (after The Historian and The Swan Thieves) is a road trip adventure mixed with mystery, literary fiction, and a ...Read Review

Before We Were Yours

By Lisa Wingate - Published 2017

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Before We Were Yours begins in 1939 on a Mississippi River shanty, the Arcadia. The Foss family—parents Queenie and Briny, and their five ...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

Love and Gravity

By Samantha Sotto - Published 2016

Genres:

Time-slip

Eminent 17th-century scientist Sir Isaac Newton never married, and he reportedly wasn’t romantically involved with anyone. What if that wasn’t true? ...Read Review

Revenge in a Cold River

By Anne Perry - Published 2016

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Revenge in a Cold River is the 22nd in Anne Perry’s mystery series set in 1860s London, featuring Commander William Monk of ...Read Review

Valley of the Moon

By Melanie Gideon - Published 2016

Genres:

Time-slip

Lux is a single mom, with a penchant for making bad life decisions, living in the San Francisco area in the 1970s. She ...Read Review

The Virgin’s War

By Laura Andersen - Published 2016

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Alternate History

Andersen brings her alternate history series (the linked Boleyn and Tudor Legacy trilogies) to a close in this exciting sixth volume. Queen Elizabeth ...Read Review

The Pursuit of Pearls

By Jane Thynne - Published 2016

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

The newest entry in the Clara Vine series, The Pursuit of Pearls takes place in 1939 Berlin. As tensions in Germany are building, and ...Read Review

At the Edge of Summer

By Jessica Brockmole - Published 2016

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In 1911, fifteen-year-old Clare Ross has suffered the death of her father and an earlier abandonment by her artist mother. She’s whisked from ...Read Review