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Baudelaire's Revenge: A Novel

by Bob Van Laerhoven

Winner of the Hercule Poirot Prize for Best Crime Novel

It is 1870, and Paris is in turmoil.  

As the social and political turbulence of the Franco-Prussian War roils the city, workers starve to death while...


Murder at Westminster Abbey

Elizabethan Mysteries #2

by Amanda Carmack

1559. Elizabeth is about to be crowned queen of England and wants her personal musician Kate Haywood to prepare music for the festivities. New to London, Kate must learn the ways of city life...and once again...


Frog Music: A Novel

by Emma Donoghue

From the author of the worldwide bestseller Room: "Her greatest achievement yet...Emma Donoghue shows more than range with FROG MUSIC--she shows genius." -- Darin Strauss, author of Half a Life

Summer of 1876:...


Death on the Rocks - A John Rawlings Eighteenth Century British Mystery

by Deryn Lake

Apothecary John Rawlings is intrigued when a letter arrives from Bristol asking him to investigate an impostor claiming his diamond inheritance. Rawlings must trawl through the underbelly of society to unearth...


The Winter King - A Hawkenlye 13th Century British Mystery

by Alys Clare

All Saint's Eve, 1211. An overweight but wealthy nobleman, desperate for an heir, dies at a celebration feast. The death seems natural, but healer Sabin is beset by doubts. There is only one person Sabin can...


A Dark Song of Blood

by Ben Pastor

Rome, 1944, the last days of Nazi occupation. A German officer investigates three murders in a city drenched in violence.


Death on Blackheath

Charlotte & Thomas Pitt #29

by Anne Perry

NATIONAL BESTSELLER

Anne Perry’s superb New York Times bestselling novels set in the glorious reign of Victoria are loved by readers far and wide. Now, with this new Charlotte and Thomas Pitt mystery, Perry...


Murder at the Breakers

by Alyssa Maxwell

As the nineteenth century comes to a close, the illustrious Vanderbilt family dominates Newport, Rhode Island, high society. But when murder darkens a glittering affair at the Vanderbilt summer home, reporter...


The Berkeley Square Affair

by Teresa Grant

"Page-turning suspense and a fascinating mystery. . .unforgettable and masterful."  -Deborah Crombie, New York Times bestselling author

A stolen treasure may hold the secret to a ghastly crime. . .

Ensconced...


Rotten at the Heart

by Bartholomew Daniels

London, 1596. With their patron's mysterious death and their Puritan landlord's sudden determination to evict them, William Shakespeare and the Lord Chamberlain's Men teeter on the brink of ruin. So when the...


The Mary Russell Series 8-Book Bundle: O Jerusalem, Justice Hall, The Game, Locked Rooms, The Language of Bees, The God of the Hive, PIrate King, Garm

by Laurie R. King

In daring to re-imagine the life of Arthur Conan Doyle’s iconic Sherlock Holmes, Laurie R. King’s New York Times bestselling mystery series—now celebrating its twentieth anniversary!—succeeds on the...


The White City

by Alec Michod

It is the year of our lord, 1893. The crackle of electricity's first sparks, the mechanical whine of Ferris's wheel, the tinkling of crystal from the majestic city atop the hill--the sounds of a new era pervade...


Be Careful What You Wish For

The Clifton Chronicles #4

by Jeffrey Archer

Bestselling author Jeffrey Archer's Be Careful What You Wish For opens with Harry Clifton and his wife Emma rushing to hospital to learn the fate of their son Sebastian, who has been involved in a fatal car...


City of Darkness and Light

Molly Murphy #13

by Rhys Bowen

Molly and Daniel Sullivan are settling happily into the new routines of parenthood, but their domestic bliss is shattered the night a gang retaliates against Daniel for making a big arrest. Daniel wants his...


Death's Dark Shadow - A novel of murder in 1970's Yorkshire

by Sally Spencer

Before she can even begin to track down the killer of the old woman dumped on the lonely canalside, Monika Paniatowski needs to find out who she is - and no one seems to know. It's not until there is a second,...


A Traitor's Tears

by Fiona Buckley

July, 1573. Ursula's neighbour Jane Cobbold is found dead in her own flowerbed, stabbed through the heart - and Ursula's manservant Brockley is arrested for the crime. Determined to prove Brockley's innocence,...


Death Among the Ruins

by Pamela Christie

In the second in Pamela Christie's witty, deliciously unconventional Regency mystery series, Arabella Beaumont-courtesan and sleuth-discovers that the pursuit of art can be a dangerous thing. . .

London's aristocrats...


Raiders of the Nile

Ancient World #2

by Steven Saylor

In 88 B.C. it seems as if all the world is at war. From Rome to Greece and to Egypt itself, most of civilization is on the verge of war. The young Gordianus—a born-and-raised Roman citizen—is living in Alexandria,...


The Queen's Man

John Shakespeare #6

by Rory Clements

England is a viper's nest of conspiracy.

It is 1852, and the conflict between Protestants and Catholics threatens to tear the country in two. While Queen Elizabeth I holds the reins of power, there are those...


Brotherhood of Fear

Willi Kraus #3

by Paul Grossman

Paris, 1933. A refugee with no papers, no legal status, and few resources, Willi Kraus lives in fear of deportation back to Nazi Germany. His reputation as a top sleuth however precedes him, and he’s soon...