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By Eric Brown -
The Ryland and Langham Detective Agency has an interesting case in this murder mystery set in 1956. Donald Langham is hired by a young ...Read Review
By Andrea Boeshaar -
This book follows Carrie Ann Collier and her sister, Margaret, through the last days of the American Civil War. The women had endured ...Read Review
By Terrie Todd -
Maggie Marshall keeps her father’s legacy alive by continuing to keep his restaurant open during wartime in 1940s Manitoba. She also houses ...Read Review
By Tessa Harris -
London’s Whitechapel district is a frightening place to live and work in 1888. Constance Piper, a poor flower girl who follows the newspaper ...Read Review
By Melanie Dickerson -
Young Evangeline is of noble birth, cousin to King Richard II, and is well known for her beautiful singing. The King honors the ...Read Review
By Eve Makis -
This story follows a young journalist’s search for her grandmother’s mysterious youth in Cyprus during World War I. After her grandmother ...Read Review
By MICHAEL JECKS -
The seedy underworld of London in 1554 is explored through the eyes of Jack Blackjack, who wakes up behind a pub next to a ...Read Review
By Winona Kent -
I like a good time travel novel, and this one did not disappoint. In Loving Memory is the sequel to Persistence of Memory, ...Read Review
By Barbara Wood -
During Prohibition, an ambitious lord arrives from England with his bride, and they establish themselves in the largest home in the rural California ...Read Review
By Julianna Deering -
The newest Drew Farthering mystery is set in a British manor house belonging to the parents of Drew’s college chum. Drew and ...Read Review
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