Ilysa Magnus

In the Company of Fools (A Christine de Pizan Mystery)

By Tania Bayard - Published 2020

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Set in Paris in 1396, this entry in Bayard’s Christine de Pizan series centers around the scribe’s investigations into seemingly unrelated murders, ...Read Review

The Good Wife (A Henry Johnstone Mystery)

By Jane A. Adams - Published 2020

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

From the outset, I must admit that I haven’t read the author’s four previous installments in the Henry Johnstone series. However, ...Read Review

A Murderous Relation (A Veronica Speedwell Mystery)

By Deanna Raybourn - Published 2020

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This is the fifth installment of what is a delightful, delicious series starring Veronica Speedwell and her “colleague” Stoker. In the fall of 1888, ...Read Review

Winter of Despair (A Gaslight Mystery)

By Cora Harrison - Published 2020

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Set in 1853 in London, this second in the Gaslight series again features Wilkie Collins as narrator and Charles Dickens as all-around detective, great ...Read Review

The Girls with No Names

By Serena Burdick - Published 2020

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Luella and Effie Tildon are wealthy young women growing up in the Inwood section of Manhattan in the 1910s. They have everything wealth ...Read Review

The Land Beyond the Sea

By Sharon Kay Penman - Published 2020

Genres:

Saga

Those of us who are hardcore Penman fans have been breathlessly awaiting the release of this sizable tome. True to form, Penman again ...Read Review

Tudor Dawn

By David Field - Published 2019

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

In this, the first of an anticipated series of six books chronicling the rise and fall of one of England’s most powerful ...Read Review

Season of Darkness (A Gaslight Mystery)

By Cora Harrison - Published 2019

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In Harrison’s newest mystery series, she introduces the investigative team of Charles Dickens and Wilkie Collins: Dickens, the already established novelist, and ...Read Review

The Montgomery Murder (Victorian London Murder Mysteries)

By Cora Harrison - Published 2019

Genres:

Children/Young AdultMystery/CrimeThriller

In this first in a new series targeting young adult readers, Harrison, who is very prolific, sets her story in 1858. Alfie, an orphan, ...Read Review

Conspiracy of Wolves (An Owen Archer mystery)

By Candace Robb - Published 2019

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In 1374, former Captain of the Guard, Owen Archer, is asked to investigate the murder of the son of one of York’s most ...Read Review

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