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The Cairo Diary

By Maxim Chattam (trans. Susan Dyson) - Published 2007

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Translated from the French, this thriller alternates between present-day France and 1920s Cairo. Marion is whisked away to Mont-Saint-Michel by the French Secret ...Read Review

The Lark’s Lament

By Alan Gordon - Published 2007

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeRomance

The Lark’s Lament is the sixth of Alan Gordon’s Fools’ Guild mysteries. Theophilus the Fool now shares the stage with his ...Read Review

The Conjurer

By Cordelia Frances Biddle - Published 2007

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeRomance

This historical mystery is set in Philadelphia in 1842. Martha Beale is the sheltered, unmarried daughter of a wealthy financier, Lemuel Beale, who goes ...Read Review

The Water Thief

By Ben Pastor - Published 2007

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

The Water Thief is a puzzle within a conundrum – an academic mystery turned deadly. In 304 C.E. Aelius Spartianus, commander in the army ...Read Review

Fever Moon

By Carolyn Haines - Published 2007

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

A feeling of profound sorrow permeates Carolyn Haines’ latest novel, Fever Moon. Set in the 1940s deep in the Louisiana bayou, the story ...Read Review

The Assassins of Isis

By P. C. Doherty - Published 2006

Genres:

Biographical FictionMystery/Crime

This is the fifth Egyptian murder mystery starring Lord Amerotke, the Pharaoh’s chief judge. It is a quick- paced adventure with plenty ...Read Review

Run Afoul

By Joan Druett - Published 2006

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Joan Druett is a New Zealander known for her nonfiction writings on maritime history. She also writes historical fiction by sailing along with ...Read Review

Our Lady of Pain

By Marion Chesney - Published 2006

Genres:

Mystery/CrimeRomance

The fourth installment in this post-Edwardian mystery series finds Lady Rose Summer and Captain Harry Cathcart still pretending to be engaged to spare ...Read Review

Bloodline

By Fiona Mountain - Published 2006

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

  Natasha Blake, a research genealogist, is hired to research the family history of John Hellier, the boyfriend of Charles Seagrove’s granddaughter. ...Read Review

Game of Patience

By Susanne Alleyn - Published 2006

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

  When two people are found murdered in post-revolutionary Paris, police agent Aristide Ravel investigates. Ravel discovers the male victim was blackmailing the ...Read Review