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The Waxman Murders

By Paul Doherty - Published 2006

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In 1272 Henry III died with the new king, Edward I, in the Holy Land. Back in England there was a breakdown of law ...Read Review

A Gentle Axe

By R. N. Morris - Published 2007

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

A man hangs from a tree in Petrovsky Park, St. Petersburg, an axe tucked in his belt. Beside him on the ground is ...Read Review

Girl In A Red Tunic

By Alys Clare - Published 2006

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

At the end of the 12th century, England is in the grip of a very cold winter. Food is short and so is ...Read Review

Fools Fall In Love

By Freda Lightfoot - Published 2006

Genres:

Saga

The story unfolds in Champion Street Market in Manchester, 1956. Patsy Bowman, hungry and looking for work, steals a hot pie from Molly Poulson’...Read Review

The Beloved

By Posie Graham-Evans - Published 2006

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The Beloved is the third in a trilogy, now set in Flanders during the exile of Edward IV. Warwick is plotting to reinstate ...Read Review

Dangerous Waters

By Jane Jackson - Published 2006

Genres:

Romance

  Orphaned Phoebe Dymond was brought up by an aunt and uncle after the death of her father at the Battle of Yorktown, ...Read Review

The Lost Luggage Porter

By Andrew Martin - Published 2006

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

  Jim Stringer is a newly commissioned Railway Detective working out of York Station for the North Eastern Railway Company in 1906. Having mislaid ...Read Review

The Bishop’s Tale

By Margaret Frazer - Published 1994 (US)Published 2005 (UK)

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

England, 1434. Thomas Chaucer is dying. Administering to his needs is his cousin, Cardinal Bishop Beaufort of Winchester. Thomas dies and the family gathers ...Read Review

Quicksilver

By Neal Stephenson - Published 2003

Genres:

Epic

Quicksilver is the first novel in what the author describes as the Baroque Cycle. This lengthy narrative explores “the bold, curving forms, elaborate ...Read Review

Treason

By David Nevin - Published 2001

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Aaron Burr is a man who thinks big, especially about himself. Always ready to grab the gold ring when it passes by, he ...Read Review