Crooked Lane

A Mortal Likeness

By 3 - By Laura Joh Rowland - Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

1889, London: Sarah Bain, a photographer turned private detective, and Lord Hugh Staunton, her business partner, accept what they expect to be a run-of-the-mill ...Read Review

Death at the Emerald

By R. J. Koreto - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In Edwardian-era London, Lady Frances Ffolkes’s reputation as an amateur detective precedes her when she is commissioned by a wealthy widower to ...Read Review

Nine Lessons: A Josephine Tey Mystery

By Nicola Upson - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In Nine Lessons, Nicola Upson serves up multiple murders, romances on the rocks and a horrible act occurring years ago at the heart ...Read Review

Perish from the Earth

By Jonathan F. Putnam - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In 1837, a young Abraham Lincoln rides the circuit to dispense justice to remote areas of Illinois while his friend and roommate, Joshua Speed, ...Read Review

Murder in Mayfair

By D. M. Quincy - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In 1814, adventurer Atlas Catesby sups at a country inn when he overhears a man who is selling his wife in the inn-yard. Catesby—...Read Review

Alice and the Assassin

By R. J. Koreto - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Seventeen-year-old Alice Roosevelt is a handful—for her father, the new President; for her Aunt Anna, who raised her in New York City; ...Read Review

The Ripper’s Shadow

By Laura Joh Rowland - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Sarah Bain, taught by her now-missing activist father, is a photographer in Whitechapel, London, in 1888. Struggling in her profession, she takes erotic photos ...Read Review

Death Among Rubies

By R. J. Koreto - Published 2016

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Death Among Rubies is R.J. Koreto’s second novel in the Lady Frances “Franny” Ffolkes historical mystery series. In this story, Franny ...Read Review

These Honored Dead: A Lincoln and Speed Mystery

By Jonathan F. Putnam - Published 2016

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

A young store owner and an up-and-coming lawyer start a lifelong relationship in Jonathan Putnam’s These Honored Dead. Joshua Speed runs a ...Read Review

Death on the Sapphire: A Lady Frances Ffolkes Mystery

By R. J. Koreto - Published 2016

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Lady Frances Ffolkes is an extremely busy woman. Along with chairing the Women’s Political Equality movement, meetings with the Ladies’ Educational Improvement ...Read Review