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The Tudor Vendetta

by C. W. Gortner

London, 1558. Queen Mary is dead, and 25-year old Elizabeth ascends the throne. Summoned to court from exile abroad, Elizabeth’s intimate spy, Brendan Prescott, is reunited with the young queen, as well as...


Whited Sepulchres: A Mediaeval Mystery

by C B Hanley

1217: Edwin Weaver has returned to Conisbrough from his blood-soaked adventure in Lincoln, but he has no change to rest: preparations are underway for a noble wedding and the earl's sisters and their families...


Murder at the Brightwell

by Ashley Weaver

Amory Ames is a wealthy young woman who regrets her marriage to her notoriously charming playboy husband, Milo. Looking for a change, she accepts a request for help from her former fiancé, Gil Trent, not knowing...


The Counterfeit Heiress

Lady Emily #9

by Tasha Alexander

After an odd encounter at a grand masquerade ball, Lady Emily becomes embroiled in the murder investigation of one of the guests, a sometime actress trying to pass herself off as the mysterious heiress and world...


Saint Brigid's Bones: A Celtic Adventure

by Philip Freeman

In an evocative Celtic novel set in a time when druids roamed the land, lively young sister Deirdre embarks on a mission to find the stolen bones of her convent’s patron saint In ancient Ireland, an island...


The Desperate Remedy

Henry Gresham #1

by Martin Stephen

Thief. Informer. Double-dealer. Pimp. Will Shadwell may not be the most moral of men, but to gentleman spy Henry Gresham he is invaluable. During the reign of King James I a man must know his enemies to survive...


Death in the Peerless Pool

by Deryn Lake

John Rawlings' relaxing day is shattered by the discovery of a drowned woman. The victim, who worked at St Luke's asylum for the insane, has a colourful past, which is connected in some way to the mysterious...


The Grim Reaper

by Bernard Knight

A money-lender has been found dead, a leather money-bag tied around his neck. A note on his body contains a quotation from St. Mark's Gospel "And Jesus went into the temple. . .and overthrew the tables of the...


Supping with the Devil: A Monika Paniatowski British police procedural

by Sally Spencer

DCI Monika Paniatowski recognises her latest assignment as advisor to the Earl of Ridley's rock festival for what it really is - an attempt by the chief constable to destroy her career. Matters are not as simple...


Louise's Blunder: A 1940s Spy Thriller Set in Wartime Washington

by Sarah R Shaber

Government Girl Louise Pearlie is asked to review the file usage of a missing analyst from the Office of Strategic Services - the US's wartime intelligence agency - only to learn he'd drowned days before. OSS...


Murder at Marble House

by Alyssa Maxwell

With the dawn of the twentieth century on the horizon, the fortunes of the venerable Vanderbilt family still shine brightly in the glittering high society of Newport, Rhode Island. But when a potential scandal...


The Lodger

by Marie Belloc Lowndes

"One of the best suspense novels ever written." — The New York Times

"This is a beautifully wrought novel of psychological suspense that should have a place on any mystery buff's shelf of classics." — Chicago...


After Midnight: A Novel

by Diane Shute

As far as Alix is concerned, she has no past-she only has today, and her plans for the future: raising a dynamic string of racehorses that will take the 1830s British racing world by storm by storm. Enter Lily,...


The Sun Is God

by Adrian McKinty

FROM THE AUTHOR OF THE TROUBLES TRILOGY AND DETECTIVE SEAN DUFFY NOVELS

Colonial New Guinea—1906:  a small group of mostly German nudists live an extreme back-to-nature existence on the remote island of Kabakon....


Martyr

John Shakespeare #1

by Rory Clements

England is close to war. Within days the axe could fall on the neck of Mary, Queen of Scots, and Spain is already gathering a battle fleet to avenge her.

Tensions in Elizabeth I's government are at the breaking...


The Twelfth Night Murder

Restoration Mysteries #3

by Anne Rutherford

As The New Globe Players bring laughter to audiences with their production of Shakespeare's comedy Twelfth Night, Suzanne Thornton must bring justice to the tragic victim of a brutal murder...

When the body...


The Island of Fu Manchu

by Sax Rohmer

The year is 1941, and the world is engulfed in war. Having consolidated his forces, Fu-Manchu seeks to tip the balance of power by launching assaults from a hidden stronghold in the Caribbean. His target: the...


The Bellingham Bloodbath

by Gregory Harris

Colin Pendragon's reputation as a brilliant detective is undisputed in Victorian London. But when murder strikes inside the closed ranks of Her Majesty's Guard, he must penetrate a wall of silence and secrecy...


The Minotaur's Head: An Inspector Mock Investigation

by Marek Krajewski & Danusia Stok

The fourth volume in the Inspector Eberhard Mock Quintet, the series called "As Noir as it gets" by the The Independent.

When Abwehr Captain Eberhard Mock is called from his New Year's Eve revelries to attend...


The Murder of Patience Brooke: Charles Dickens and Superintendent Jones Investigate

by J C Briggs

November 1849. Charles Dickens, the famous author, turns detective. He and Superintendent Jones of Bow Street must find the man who cut the throat of Patience Brooke, assistant matron at Dickens's Home for Fallen...