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By Phillip Depoy -
I’ve often found that when I inadvertently pick up a book that is later in a series, I have a difficult time ...Read Review
By Elsa Hart -
In 18th-century China, tensions are escalating between the Emperor of China, the Tibetan king, and the Mongols in the north. Li Du, a ...Read Review
By Will Thomas -
Together for the 8th time, Cyrus Barker and his assistant, Thomas Llewelyn, embark on another case. This time, they are called to provide ...Read Review
By Frances Brody -
Published 2014Published 2016
This story, the sixth in the Kate Shackleton mystery series, takes place in 1925 Leeds, England. There are actually two mysteries; they may or ...Read Review
By Maia Chance -
Lola Woodby would be a merry widow if her cheating husband had left her any money. Instead, he left her broke and forced ...Read Review
By Andrew Hunt -
The third book in Andrew Hunt’s Art Oveson mystery series takes place in Utah as war looms in the 1930s. Auto racers ...Read Review
By Tasha Alexander -
This is the eleventh in Alexander’s Lady Emily mystery series set in the Victorian era. Lady Emily goes to Athens and then ...Read Review
By Mignon F. Ballard -
Set in the American South in 1944, this mystery conveys strongly the pressures of war on those left behind. Not only do the characters ...Read Review
By Ashley Weaver -
In this historical mystery set in 1933, Amory Ames, an extremely beautiful young woman, is invited along with her wealthy husband to spend time ...Read Review
By Susanna Calkins -
The last thing Lucy Campion, a printer’s apprentice, expected to see while walking along the River Fleet was a ghost. But that’...Read Review
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