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Requiem for a Mezzo

Daisy Dalrymple #3

by Carola Dunn

In March 1923, the Honourable Daisy Dalrymple takes a break from her writing to attend a performance of Verdi's Requiem at the Albert Hall with Scotland Yard's Detective Chief Inspector Alec Fletcher.  The...


Death At Wentwater Court

Daisy Dalrymple #1

by Carola Dunn

It's the early 1920s in England--the country is still recovering from the Great War and undergoing rapid social changes that many are not quite ready to accept.  During this heady and tumultuous time, the Honorable...


The Winter Garden Mystery

Daisy Dalrymple #2

by Carola Dunn

In England, 1923, the Honourable Daisy Dalrymple has made a decision that, while shocking to her class, is in perfect keeping with the spirit of the times.  Rather than live with relatives until she marries,...


The Spider's Web

Sister Fidelma #5

by Peter Tremayne

In the spring of 666 A.D., Sister Fidelma is summoned to the small Irish village of Araglin. An advocate of the Brehon law courts as well as a religieuse, she is to investigate the murder of the local chieftain....


Shroud for the Archbishop

Sister Fidelma #2

by Peter Tremayne

Wighard, Archbishop designate of Canterbury, has been found dead, garrotted in his chambers in Rome's Lateran Palace in the autumn of A.D. 664.  His murderer seems apparent to all, since an Irish religieux...


Valley of the Shadow

Sister Fidelma #6

by Peter Tremayne

In Ireland of A.D. 666, Sister Fidelma is sent by her brother, Colgu of Cashel, the king of Muman, to the remote valley of Gleann Geis, whose inhabitants still adhere to the ancient Druidic ways.  Her mission...


The Subtle Serpent

Sister Fidelma #4

by Peter Tremayne

In the year 666 A.D., a headless female corpse is found in the drinking well of a remote abbey in southwest Ireland: clasped in one hand is a crucifix; tied to the other arm is a pagan death symbol. Sister Fidelma--sister...


Suffer Little Children

Sister Fidelma #3

by Peter Tremayne

Sister Fidelma returns in another spellbinding story of murder and intrigue in seventh-century Ireland--when the murder of a high cleric threatens to result in a bloody war between two of Ireland's kingdoms. In...


Absolution By Murder

Sister Fidelma #1

by Peter Tremayne

In A.D. 664, King Oswy of Northumbria has convened a synod at Whitby to hear debate between the Roman and Celtic Christian churches and decide which shall be granted primacy in his kingdom.  At stake is much...


Dread Murder

Major Mearns and Sergeant Denny #2

by Gwendoline Butler

In the court of King George IV, Major Mearns---an old dog of war and veteran of Willington's army---is the guardian of Windsor Castle. Some would call him a spy; he calls himself a "watcher." Working with his...


The Demon of the Air

Aztec Murder Mystery #1

by Simon Levack

 “Hooked me in five pages. The main character is fascinatingly complex and unusual.”

---Conn Iggulden, author of The Field of Swords

 

Mexico, 1517.

Emperor Montezuma rules the known world. Daily canoes and...


Shadow of the Lords

Aztec Murder Mystery #2

by Simon Levack

Mexico, 1517. The Aztec capital is awash with fear and rumors. A strange figure has been seen running through the streets. A being with the face of a snake, his body covered with glittering green plumage: Quetzalcoatl---the...


The Monk Who Vanished

Sister Fidelma #7

by Peter Tremayne

In September of 666 A.D., an aged monk and a set of relics disappear during the night from the Abbey of Imleach. The missing monk is a matter of great concern for the abbey. But the relics are a disaster of...


Act of Mercy

Sister Fidelma #8

by Peter Tremayne

In the late autumn of 666 A.D., Fidelma of Cashel - an advocate of the Brehon Courts, sister to the King of Cashel, and religieuse of the Celtic Church is at a crossroads. Needing to reflect upon her commitment...


The Assassins of Isis

The Egyptian Mysteries #5

by P. C. Doherty

The mysterious Sebaus--a sect taking its name from demons--has stolen a powerful secret, and the wrath of the fiery Hatusu knows no bounds. But when the empire's great military hero, General Suten, is bitten...


Killing a Unicorn

by Marjorie Eccles

A family with secrets---is murder one of them?

Membery Place has been the home of the Calvert family for over one hundred years. Below it, set in a forest clearing, is a modern, award-winning house designed...


Echoes of Silence

by Marjorie Eccles

Moving back to Yorkshire was the last thing DI Tom Richmonds thought he would do. His superiors are also perturbed by his decision to transfer. Surely after the murder of the young girl, Yorkshire is the last...


The Shape of Sand

by Marjorie Eccles

Life at Charnley was blessed, or at least so it seemed to the Jardine children. But one night their dreams of a propitious future suddenly come crashing down when a family scandal catapults them into the headlines....


A Minister's Ghost

Fever Devilin #3

by Phillip Depoy

Fever Devilin is a folklorist who fled the fevered halls of academia to return home to the Blue Mountain region of the Georgia Appalachians and a hopefully quiet life. While on a trip collecting folklore, Fever...


A Widow's Curse

Fever Devilin #4

by Phillip Depoy

Fever Devilin, a folklorist by inclination and training, was born and raised amongst the hill-country folk of the Georgia Appalachians and it was there that he returned once he decided to leave academia.  And...