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Candle Flame: A novel of Mediaeval London featuring Brother Athelstan

by Paul Doherty

February, 1381. Splendid Southwark tavern, The Candle-Flame, is the site of a brutal massacre in which nine people, including John of Gaunt's tax collectors, their military escort and the prostitutes entertaining...


Cradle to Grave

Will Rees #3

by Eleanor Kuhns

Will Rees is adjusting to life on his Maine farm in 1797, but he's already hungering for the freedom of the road, and his chance to travel comes sooner than he expects. Lydia has just received a letter from...


The Brothers of Glastonbury

Roger the Chapman #7

by Kate Sedley

Roger the traveling chapman should be on his way home to medieval Bristol after a nice summer's peddling. But a request from his duke to escort a bride en route to her betrothed takes him toward Wells, where...


When Johnny Came Marching Home

by William Heffernan

A one-armed young Civil War veteran investigates the death of a troubled fellow soldier in 1860s Vermont and Virginia.


Final Curtain: An Edna Ferber Mystery

by Ed Ifkovic

Who murdered the handsome young actor? And why?_x000D_ In 1940, against the chilling backdrop of Hitler's rise and the specter of another war, Edna Ferber decides to follow an old dream: to act on the stage....


The Baklava Club

Yashim the Eunuch #5

by Jason Goodwin

Join Investigator Yashim for a final exotic escapade in this rich Edgar Award–winning series

In four previous novels, Jason Goodwin's Inspector Yashim, the eunuch detective, has led us through stylish, suspenseful,...


The Devil's Workshop

The Murder Squad #3

by Alex Grecian

They thought he was gone, but they were wrong. Jack the Ripper is loose in London once more.

Scotland Yard’s Murder Squad faces the most shocking case of its existence, in the extraordinary new historical thriller...


In the Shadow of Lies: An Oliver Wright Mystery Novel

by M.A. Alder

Richmond, California. World War II. A cross burning takes innocent lives and unsettles the town. After Japan attacks Pearl Harbor, American Italians start to disappear, a rapist promises to revisit his victims,...


Crowner's Quest

by Bernard Knight

A Crowner John medieval mystery set in 12th century Devon, England

Christmas Eve, 1194. Sir John de Wolfe gratefully escapes his wife Matilda's party to examine the body of a canon who has been found hanged....


Dr. Mortimer and the Aldgate Mystery

by Gerard Williams

Set amid the clip and clatter of hansom cabs and the popping of the gaslights, this intriguing mystery introduces Dr. James Mortimer, the man who brought the case of the Hound of the Baskervilles to the attention...


Malibu Mess

by Robert Leslie Bellem

Nothing can be so mixed up as a couple of scrambled Hollywood marriages-with everybody wanting to kill everybody else. Dan is on hand to prevent things going quite that far . . .


A Fine Summer's Day

Inspector Ian Rutledge #17

by Charles Todd

New York Times bestselling author Charles Todd takes readers into Scotland Yard detective Ian Rutledge’s past—to his perplexing final case before the outbreak of World War I.

On a fine summer’s day in June,...


Fatal Enquiry

Barker & Llewelyn #6

by Will Thomas

Brimming with wit, atmosphere, and unforgettable characters, FATAL ENQUIRY reintroduces private enquiry agent Cyrus Barker and his assistant, Thomas Llewellyn, and their unforgettable world of Victorian London....


Marbeck and the Privateers: A thrilling 17th century novel of espionage, ambition and power

by John Pilkington

Marbeck is charged by King James with the task of keeping the peace with England's new ally Spain. Yet there are those who profit from the war, but even Marbeck hasn't foreseen that the task will pit him against...


The Weaver's Inheritance

Roger the Chapman #8

by Kate Sedley

The year is 1476, and after a hard winter hawking his wares through the ice and rain, Roger the Chapman is looking forward to spending Christmas in Bristol, enjoying the warm hearth and good food of his mother-in-law...


Stealing Tomorrow's Thunder

by Tony Thistlewood

There are large gaps in Rosalind Parsons' memory; empty spaces where times, events and places, should be: details of her marriage, of her husband's disappearance, of the abuse she suffered at the hands of her...


When the Time Is Ripe

by Tony Thistlewood

It is the turbulent summer of 1586 in England: Mary Queen of Scots is still a problem; Spain is threatening to invade; crops are rotting in the ground; Queen Elizabeth has yet to name an heir; and in Lincolnshire,...


The Saint John's Fern

Roger the Chapman #9

by Kate SedleyXXX & Kate Sedley

It is October 1477 and Roger the Chapman, newly married and still enjoying wedded bliss in Bristol, England, is surprised to find his old, familiar feeling of restlessness returning. Within a month he is setting...


The Old Man in the Corner

by Baroness Orczy

The Old Man narrates his mysteries to a female Journalist who frequents the same tea-shop. They enjoy an antagonistic relationship, as the Journalist attempts to cut the Old Man's ego down to size, and the Old...


From the Charred Remains

Lucy Campion #2

by Susanna Calkins

It's 1666 and the Great Fire has just decimated an already plague-ridden London. Lady's maid Lucy Campion, along with pretty much everyone else left standing, is doing her part to help the city clean up and...