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A Letter from Italy

By Pamela Hart - Published 2017

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Brindisi, 1917. Rebecca Quinn says farewell to Jack, her husband and fellow journalist, who is off on a secret investigation into Albanian smugglers. She ...Read Review

A High Mortality of Doves

By Kate Ellis - Published 2016

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Mystery/Crime

After the end of World War One, pitifully few young men returned to their families in the village of Wenfield, and none of ...Read Review

A Death in the Dales: A Kate Shackleton Mystery

By Frances Brody - Published 2015Published 2017

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Mystery/Crime

This, the seventh in Brody’s Kate Shackleton series, offers classic, English-countryside, cozy-mystery enjoyment. Kate, WWI widow and enquiry agent, aims for a ...Read Review

The House in Quill Court

By Charlotte Betts - Published 2016

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Romance

In 1813, a time when there was no formal law enforcement, hardworking business people were regularly threatened to pay tithes to a mob leader ...Read Review

Death of an Avid Reader

By Frances Brody - Published 2014Published 2016

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Mystery/Crime

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

Halfpenny Dreams

By Frances Brody - Published 2016

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Saga

I began this novel thinking that it was going to be a typical romantic saga, but there are several incidents, some poignant and ...Read Review

Nearly Always

By Ken McCoy - Published 2016

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In 1937 Helen Durkin abandons a baby boy in a Leeds bus station. She is little Billy’s mother, a 14-year-old victim of rape. ...Read Review

Maid of Oaklands Manor

By Terri Nixon - Published 2016

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Mystery/Crime

In the summer of 1912, Lizzie Parker, the new scullery maid at Oaklands Manor, proves to be disastrously accident-prone. Constantly dreading dismissal, instead she ...Read Review

The War Bride

By Pamela Hart - Published 2016

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Returned Aussie digger Frank waits eagerly on the wharf in Sydney for the arrival of his English bride, Margaret. But she’s not ...Read Review

Sweetest Scoundrel

By Elizabeth Hoyt - Published 2015

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Romance

Prim and proper Eve Dinwoody doesn’t let her fears stand in the way of her role as her half-brother’s business agent. ...Read Review