The Mystery Press

Death at Hungerford Stairs

By J. C. Briggs - Published 2015

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

London, November 1849. The novelist Charles Dickens and Superintendent Sam Jones of Bow Street are looking for a missing boy and his dog. A ...Read Review

The Children of Silence

By Linda Stratmann - Published 2015

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In the summer of 1880 workmen digging in a filthy London canal basin uncover human remains. The wife of a missing businessman engages proto-female ...Read Review

A Fatal Freedom

By Janet Laurence - Published 2015

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Set in London in 1903, this is a sequel to Deadly Inheritance, which is referred to occasionally in this novel with such phrases as ...Read Review

Paternoster

By Kim Fleet - Published 2015

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

I am a natural to review this book. The locations are mostly just a short walk from where I live. This is Fleet’...Read Review

The Lord Bishop’s Clerk

By Sarah Hawkswood - Published 2014

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Mystery/Crime

On a summer’s day in June 1143, murder makes a visit to the Abbey of Pershore in Worcestershire, England. The abbey rests at ...Read Review

Dark Briggate Blues

By Chris Nickson - Published 2015

Genres:

Thriller

The year is 1954, and Leeds-based enquiry agent, Dan Markham, is about to become embroiled in some very dark goings-on. Having worked for British ...Read Review

Whited Sepulchres

By C.B. Hanley - Published 2014

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In the summer of 1217 the sisters of Earl William de Warenne arrive at Conisborough castle to celebrate the marriage of the widowed eldest ...Read Review

Dead Letters

By Joan Lock - Published 2014

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In the summer of 1880s London, DI Ernest Best is assigned duty with fellow officers for the Police’s Annual Fête at ...Read Review

The Murder of Patience Brooke

By J. C. Briggs - Published 2014

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Mystery/Crime

The most unlikely “sleuths” appear in historical fiction. These can be real authors in view of their close interest in their character motivation. ...Read Review

An Appetite for Murder: A Frances Doughty Mystery 4 (Frances Doughty Mysteries)

By Linda Stratmann - Published 2014Published 2014-04-08

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This is a book in the Frances Doughty mysteries, featuring Miss Doughty, a lady detective, and takes place in Victorian Bayswater in London. ...Read Review