Jasmina Svenne

Katherine the Queen: The Remarkable Life of Katherine Parr

By Linda Porter -

Genres:

Nonfiction

As Henry VIII’s sixth and last wife, Katherine Parr has often been relegated to a footnote in history, or caricatured as a ...Read Review

Memory of Flames

By Armand Cabasson - By Isabel Reid (trans.) - Published 2009

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

When Lieutenant Colonel Margont is ordered by Joseph Bonaparte to investigate the murder of a colonel charged with drawing up plans to defend ...Read Review

The Jewel Box

By Anna Davis - Published 2009

Genres:

Grace Rutherford is a pioneer. By day she is the first female copywriter at a stuffy advertising agency. By night, she is Diamond ...Read Review

As If By Magic

By Dolores Gordon-Smith - Published 2009

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

On a stormy night in October 1923, the destitute and feverish George Lassiter breaks into a house in Mayfair to which he feels strangely ...Read Review

The Incendiary’s Trail

By James McCreet - Published 2009

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

  When the murder of conjoined twins, Eliza-Beth, shocks Victorian London, Detective Inspector Newsome hatches a daring plot to solve the case. He ...Read Review

Darkest Hour

By James Holland - Published 2009

Genres:

AdventureMilitaryMystery/Crime

Sergeant Jack Tanner hasn’t even been at Manston training camp for 24 hours before he realises something dodgy is going on. The death ...Read Review

The Last Train to Scarborough

By Andrew Martin - Published 2009

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

March 1914. In what could be his last case before leaving the force to train as a lawyer, railway detective Jim Stringer has been ...Read Review

Book of Shadows

By Paula Brackston - Published 2009

Genres:

FantasyTime-slip

1628. When Bess Hawksmith’s mother is hanged as a witch there is only one person to whom she can turn to save her ...Read Review

The Lady and the Poet

By Maeve Haran - Published 2009

Genres:

Biographical FictionRomance

  When passionate teenager Ann More is sent by her ambitious father to stay in London with her aunt, Lady Egerton, she is ...Read Review

No More Dying

By David Roberts - Published 2008 (UK)Published 2009 (US)

Genres:

Thriller

February 1939. As Europe teeters on the brink of war Lord Edward Corinth is asked to unmask an enemy agent with possible links with ...Read Review