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Claire’s Last Secret

By Marty Ambrose - Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In 1873, Claire Clairmont recounts her life with Percy Shelley, Mary Shelley, and Lord Byron (George Gordon) back in 1816. William Michael Rossetti appears to ...Read Review

The Tin God

By Chris Nickson - Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Superintendent Tom Harper chafes at the routine of administration, “trying to recall when he’d once believed that coppering meant solving crimes.” His ...Read Review

Mind of a Killer

By Simon Beaufort - Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In London in 1882, Alec Lonsdale, a reporter for the Pall Mall Gazette, stumbles upon a house fire and investigates in hopes of a ...Read Review

The Killing Site

By Caro Peacock - Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

The Killing Site is the ninth in Peacock’s Victorian-era Liberty Lane series. In 1847, Liberty is happily married to Robert Carmichael, mother to ...Read Review

Free from All Danger

By Chris Nickson - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Called out of retirement by the city fathers of Leeds to serve again as Constable, Richard Nottingham doesn’t feel up to the ...Read Review

Bucket’s List

By Gary Blackwood - Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

It’s 1853 in London, and the true-life inspiration behind Charles Dickens’s Inspector Bucket, Charley Field, has just retired from the police force ...Read Review

Murder in July

By Barbara Hambly - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Barbara Hambly’s fourteenth Benjamin January mystery might be her best yet. Set in 1830s New Orleans and Paris, the story is rich ...Read Review

The Island: A Grand and Batchelor Victorian Mystery

By M.J. Trow - Published 2017

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

The post-Civil War adventures continue for London-based enquiry agents Matthew Grand and James Batchelor. It’s 1873, and Matthew’s sister Martha is marrying ...Read Review

Highland Sisters

By Anne Douglas - Published 2018

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Set in the Scottish Highlands and Edinburgh as the Edwardian era winds down, Douglas’s concise yet engaging romantic novel follows a young ...Read Review

The Magic Chair Murder

By Diane Janes - Published 2018

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Another historical mystery series is born! Award-winning crime author Diane Janes has delivered the first book in a new historical crime series, set ...Read Review