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Murder in the haunted chamber  by Bill LeFurgy

Murder in the haunted chamber

Bill LeFurgy

Book

"Baltimore, 1910. Dr. Sarah Kennecott does not believe in ghosts. But when her dead sister appears in a dream and correctly forecasts a murder, Sarah must find the killer. At the center of the mystery is a spiritual medium with hidden motives and a s...

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Clark and Division  by Naomi Hirahara

Clark and Division

Naomi Hirahara

Book

"Chicago, 1944: twenty-year-old Aki Ito and her parents have just been released from Manzanar, the California concentration camp where they have been "interned" by the US government since the aftermath of Pearl Harbor, together with thousands of other...

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The house of death  by Peter Tremayne

The house of death

Peter Tremayne

Book

Ireland. AD 672. The Feast of Beltaine is approaching and the seven senior princes of the kingdom of Muman are gathering at Cashel to discuss King Colgú's policies. Just days before the council meets, Brother Conchobhar, the keeper of the sacred sword,...

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Into the suffering city  by Bill LeFurgy

Into the suffering city

Bill LeFurgy

Book

"Baltimore, 1909. The city is jumping with danger and excitement. New thrills are everywhere: cars, cocaine, ragtime music, moving pictures. Old troubles also thrive, including murder, corruption, and the painful divisions of gender, class, and race....

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Autumn leaves, 1922  by Tessa Lunney

Autumn leaves, 1922

Tessa Lunney

Book

"After a year away from Paris, Kiki Button is delighted to be back in City of Lights. But danger threatens her return as she is pulled into another spy mission--one that brings her ever closer to the rising fascist threat in Europe. October 1922. Kiki...

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A fiancée's guide to first wives and murder  by Dianne Freeman

A fiancée's guide to first wives and murder

Dianne Freeman

Book

"For Frances Wynn, widow to the late Earl of Harleigh, life has a cosmopolitan flavor of late. No sooner has she sent her mother and daughter off on a shopping trip to Paris than she and her fiance, George Hazleton, are socializing with visiting members...

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Powder smoke by Andrew Martin

Powder smoke

Andrew Martin

eAudiobook

York railway station, December 1925. Detective Inspector Jim Stringer is enjoying a pint in the Parlour Bar before accompanying his wife, Lydia, to a charitable function. But Jim is alarmed to see a man pointing a revolver in his direction. His thoughts...

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A dreadful destiny  by Rosemary Rowe

A dreadful destiny

Rosemary Rowe

Book

"April, CE 194. The tensions in the civil-war-torn Empire have come to Glevum now. Libertus's patron, Marcus Septimus, has received a letter from Druscilla Livia, a widowed cousin of his wife, seeking his protection. She has received an offer of marriage...

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The Hollywood spy by Susan Elia MacNeal

The Hollywood spy

Susan Elia MacNeal

eBook

"Maggie Hope is off to Hollywood to solve a crime that hits too close to home--and confront the very evil she thought she had left behind in Europe--as the acclaimed World War II mystery series from New York Times bestselling author Susan Elia MacNea...

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Castle shade by Laurie R. King

Castle shade

Laurie R. King

eBook

"The queen is Marie of Roumania: the royal granddaughter to Victoria, Empress of the British Empire, and Alexander II, Tsar of Russia. A famous beauty who has single-handedly transformed Roumania from a backwater into a force to be reckoned with. The...

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Murder at Keyhaven Castle by Clara McKenna

Murder at Keyhaven Castle

Clara McKenna

eBook

"With her wedding to Viscount "Lyndy" Lyndhurst just days away, strong-willed ex-pat Stella Kendrick is the talk of Edwardian England—and the focus of a deadly mystery! Between ornate bridal gown fittings and meetings with Lyndy's distant relatives,...

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The Knight's Tale by M. J. Trow

The Knight's Tale

M. J. Trow

eBook

April, 1380. About to set off on his annual pilgrimage, Geoffrey Chaucer abandons his plans when an old friend appeals for help. His former guardian has been found dead in his bedroom at his Suffolk castle, the door locked from the inside. Who among ...

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Murder on principle by Eleanor Kuhns

Murder on principle

Eleanor Kuhns

eBook

A slaveholder from Virginia is found dead in Maine shortly after Will Rees helps escort a slave and her child to safety. Was he searching for the slave? The slaveholder's sister arrives demanding justice, but Rees is torn. Should he help find the killer...

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The consequences of fear by Jacqueline Winspear

The consequences of fear

Jacqueline Winspear

eAudiobook

As Europe buckles under Nazi occupation, Maisie Dobbs investigates a possible murder that threatens devastating repercussions for Britain's war efforts in this latest installment in the New York Times bestselling mystery series. September 1941. While...

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Murder at the Mayfair Hotel  by C. J. Archer

Murder at the Mayfair Hotel

C. J. Archer

Book

"It was the most fashionable place to stay in London, until murder made a reservation... December 1899. After the death of her beloved grandmother, Cleopatra Fox moves into the luxury hotel owned by her estranged uncle in the hopes of putting hardship...

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Silence in the library  by Katharine Schellman

Silence in the library

Katharine Schellman

Book

"Regency widow Lily Adler has finally settled into her new London life when her semi-estranged father arrives unexpectedly, intending to stay with her while he recovers from an illness. Hounded by his disapproval, Lily is drawn into spending time with...

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A decline in prophets by Sulari Gentill

A decline in prophets

Sulari Gentill

eBook

The second book of the acclaimed Rowland Sinclair Mysteries. In 1932, the RMS Aquitania embodies all that is gracious and refined, in a world gripped by crisis and doubt. Returning home on the luxury liner after months abroad, Rowland Sinclair and hi...

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Burying the crown  by T. P. Fielden

Burying the crown

T. P. Fielden

Book

"Even as war rages, there are deep secrets lurking in the heart of Buckingham Palace. Windsor, 1942. War rages through Great Britain. Anna Duckworth, former lover of Prince George, Duke of Kent, is found dead after an enemy bomb blast at her country home....

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All the little hopes  by Leah Weiss

All the little hopes

Leah Weiss

Book

"Deep in the tobacco land of North Carolina, nothing's the same since the boys shipped off to war and worry took their place. Thirteen-year-old Lucy Brown is curious and clever, but she can't make sense of it all. Then Allie Bert Tucker comes to town,...

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The devil and the dark water by Stuart Turton

The devil and the dark water

Stuart Turton

Book

"'Compulsively readable.'--New York Times Book Review. The extraordinary new thriller from Stuart Turton, author of the bestselling murder mystery The 7 1/2 Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle, winner of the Costa Best First Novel Award. A murder on the high...

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Castle shade by Laurie J. King

Castle shade

Laurie J. King

Book

"A queen, a castle, a dark and ageless threat--all await Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes in this chilling new adventure. The queen is Marie of Roumania: the doubly royal granddaughter to Victoria, Empress of the British Empire, and Alexander II, Tsar...

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Death at the Crystal Palace  by Jennifer Ashley

Death at the Crystal Palace

Jennifer Ashley

Book

"Intrepid cook Kat Holloway puts aside her apron to delve into Victorian London's high society and catch a killer. While attending an exhibition at the Crystal Palace, young cook Kat Holloway is approached by a woman in distress. Lady Covington is a ...

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Siren  by Sam Michaels

Siren

Sam Michaels

Book

" It only takes one defeat to topple an empire. With Britain still in the grips of World War Two, Georgina Garrett has her own battles to fight. She has made many enemies over the years, and with every victory she's only grown stronger. But following...

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The truth-seeker's wife  by Ann Granger

The truth-seeker's wife

Ann Granger

Book

"It is Spring 1871 when Lizzie Ross accompanies her formidable Aunt Parry on a restorative trip to the south coast. Lizzie's husband, Ben, is kept busy at Scotland Yard and urges his wife to stay out of harm's way. But when Lizzie and her aunt are invited...

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Murder at Keyhaven Castle  by Clara McKenna

Murder at Keyhaven Castle

Clara McKenna

Book

"1905. With her wedding to Viscount Lyndy Lyndhurst just days away, American ex-pat Stella Kendrick is the talk of Edwardian society. Between ornate bridal gown fittings and meetings with Lyndy's distant relatives, Stella is beginning to feel like a ...

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An Irish hostage  by Charles Todd

An Irish hostage

Charles Todd

Book

"The Great War is over - but in Ireland, in the wake of the bloody 1916 Easter Rising, anyone who served in France is now considered a traitor, including nurse Eileen Flynn and former soldier Michael Sullivan, who only want to be married in the small,...

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The Hollywood spy  by Susan Elia MacNeal

The Hollywood spy

Susan Elia MacNeal

Book

"Maggie Hope is off to Hollywood to solve a crime that hits too close to home--and confront the very evil she thought she had left behind in Europe. Los Angeles, 1943. As the Allies beat back the Nazis in the Mediterranean and the United States military...

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Murder at Queen's Landing by Andrea Penrose

Murder at Queen's Landing

Andrea Penrose

eBook

The murder of a shipping clerk ... the strange disappearance of trusted friends ... rumors of corruption within the powerful East India Company ... all add up to a dark mystery entangling Lady Charlotte Sloane and the Earl of Wrexford in a dangerous web...

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Subtle blood by KJ Charles

Subtle blood

KJ Charles

eBook

Will Darling is all right. His business is doing well, and so is his illicit relationship with Kim Secretan--disgraced aristocrat, ex-spy, amateur book-dealer. It's starting to feel like he's got his life under control. And then a brutal murder in a....

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Fall of angels by Barbara Cleverly

Fall of angels

Barbara Cleverly

eAudiobook

Barbara Cleverly, bestselling author of the Joe Sandilands investigations, whisks readers to 1920s Cambridge, a European intellectual capital on the cusp of dramatic change, with a case to be solved by an ingenious new sleuth. Great Britain, 1923: De...

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The Scottish prisoner by Diana Gabaldon

The Scottish prisoner

Diana Gabaldon

eAudiobook

In this highly-anticipated new novel, Diana Gabaldon brings back one of her most compelling characters: the unforgettable Lord John Grey - soldier, gentleman, and no mean hand with a blade. Set in the heart of the eighteenth century, Lord John's world...

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Dangerous women by Hope Adams

Dangerous women

Hope Adams

eAudiobook

Brought to you by Penguin. The devastating and thought-provoking tale about female anger, subservience and, ultimately, strength, inspired by a true storyLondon, 1841. Two hundred Englishwomen file aboard the RAJAH, the ship that will take them on a....

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A murder at Rosings  by Annette Purdey Pugh

A murder at Rosings

Annette Purdey Pugh

Book

"When Mr Collins is found stabbed to death in Lady Catherine de Bourgh's garden, simmering tensions are revealed beneath the elegant Regency surface of the Rosings estate. The prime suspect is Mr Bennet, who was overheard arguing with Mr Collins over...

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Roger Ascham and the King's lost girl by Matthew Reilly

Roger Ascham and the King's lost girl

Matthew Reilly

eBook

In this special prequel to Matthew Reilly?s The Tournament, Roger Ascham, the unorthodox tutor of Princess Elizabeth, is tasked by King Henry VIII with a most unusual and dangerous mission.

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The constant man by Peter Steiner

The constant man

Peter Steiner

eBook

Former Munich police detective Willi Geismeier is drawn out of hiding to find a deranged serial killer. Former Munch detective Willi Geimeiser is a wanted man. He sacrificed his career and put his life on the line by exposing a high-ranking Nazi official...

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A lady compromised by Darcie Wilde

A lady compromised

Darcie Wilde

eAudiobook

Fans of Jane Austen have fallen in love with Darcie Wilde's mystery series featuring Rosalind Thorne, a young woman adept at helping ladies of the ton navigate the darker corners of Regency England--while revealing Society's most shocking secrets ......

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'Til death do us part by Amanda Quick

'Til death do us part

Amanda Quick

eAudiobook

"Calista Langley operates an exclusive introduction agency in Victorian London, catering to respectable ladies and gentlemen who find themselves alone in the world. But now a dangerously obsessed individual has begun sending her trinkets and gifts su...

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The widows of Malabar Hill by Sujata Massey

The widows of Malabar Hill

Sujata Massey

eAudiobook

Introducing an extraordinary female lawyer-sleuth in a new historical series set in 1920s Bombay! Bombay, 1921: Perveen Mistry, the daughter of a respected Zoroastrian family, has just joined her father's law firm, becoming one of the first female lawyers...

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What the devil knows by C. S. Harris

What the devil knows

C. S. Harris

Large Print

"It's October 1814. The war with France is finally over, Europe's diplomats are convening in Vienna for a conference that will put their world back together, and London finds itself in the grip of a series of terrifying murders eerily similar to the ...

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Murder on Wall Street by Victoria (Victoria E.) Thompson

Murder on Wall Street

Victoria (Victoria E.) Thompson

Large Print

"Reformed gangster Jack Robinson is working hard to bolster his image in Gilded Age New York City society as he prepares to become a new father. But when Hayden Norcross, the man who nearly ruined his wife, is shot in cold blood, Jack knows the police...

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Psycho by the sea  by Lynne Truss

Psycho by the sea

Lynne Truss

Book

"It's September in Brighton and the city is playing host to weeks of endless rain and lashings of villainy. A trusted member of a local gang has disappeared part way through planning a huge heist; a violent criminal obsessed with boiling the heads of...

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A rogue's company by Allison Montclair

A rogue's company

Allison Montclair

eBook

In Allison Monclair's A Rogue's Company, business becomes personal for the Right Sort Marriage Bureau when a new client, a brutal murder, two kidnappings, and the recently returned from Africa Lord Bainbridge threatens everything that one of the prin...

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A gladiator's tale  by Ashley Gardner

A gladiator's tale

Ashley Gardner

Book

"AD 63. Leonidas's former trainer, Aemil, asks him to look into the disappearances of gladiators from his ludus. Leonidas and Cassia investigate, and soon uncover gruesome murders involving some of the wealthiest citizens of Rome. Leonidas pits his s...

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A death on stage  by Caroline Dunford

A death on stage

Caroline Dunford

Book

"The war is now underway and a famous group of German theatre players are trapped in Britain. Some of them claim to have no love for the Kaiser and are seeking political asylum. Among these is the mathematician that Euphemia's Mary has been corresponding...

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Castle shade by Laurie R. King

Castle shade

Laurie R. King

eAudiobook

A queen, a castle, a dark and ageless threat--all await Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes in this chilling new adventure. The queen is Marie of Roumania: the doubly royal granddaughter to Victoria, Empress of the British Empire, and Alexander II, Tsar...

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The three locks by Bonnie MacBird

The three locks

Bonnie MacBird

eAudiobook

A heatwave melts London as Holmes and Watson are called to action in this new Sherlock Holmes adventure by Bonnie MacBird. In the West End, a renowned Italian escape artist dies spectacularly on stage during a performance - immolated in a gleaming co...

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Dead dead girls by Nekesa Afia

Dead dead girls

Nekesa Afia

eAudiobook

The start of an exciting new historical mystery series set during the Harlem Renaissance from debut author Nekesa Afia.Harlem, 1926. Young black women like Louise Lloyd are ending up dead.Following a harrowing kidnapping ordeal when she was in her te...

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The indigo ghosts by Alys Clare

The indigo ghosts

Alys Clare

Large Print

"October, 1604. Former ship's surgeon turned country physician Gabriel Taverner is surprised to receive an urgent summons from his old naval captain. Now docked in Plymouth harbour, having recently returned from the Caribbean, Captain Colt believes his...

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Loch Down Abbey  by Beth Cowan-Erskine

Loch Down Abbey

Beth Cowan-Erskine

Book

"Who killed Lord Inverkillen? It's the 1930s and a mysterious illness is spreading over Scotland. But the noble and ancient family of Inverkillen, residents of Loch Down Abbey, are much more concerned with dwindling toilet roll supplies and who will look...

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The three locks by Bonnie MacBird

The three locks

Bonnie MacBird

Audio CD

"In the West End, a renowned Italian escape artist dies spectacularly on stage during a performance -- immolated in a gleaming copper cauldron of his wife's design. In Cambridge, the runaway daughter of a famous don is found drowned, her long blonde ...

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City of ghosts by Ben Creed

City of ghosts

Ben Creed

Audio CD

"Leningrad, 1951. The shadow of war lingers. Revol Rossel - once a virtuoso violinist with a glittering future - is now a humble state militia cop, forced to investigate desperate crimes in this desperate era. But when five frozen corpses are found n...

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Bright young things  by Jane Adams

Bright young things

Jane Adams

Book

"When a man dumps a body on a beach in full view of onlookers, the investigation that follows throws up a number of dark twists for DCI Henry Johnstone. January 5, 1930. On a cold, grey winter morning, a mysterious man walks along Bournemouth beach carrying...

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Scandal in Babylon  by Barbara Hambly

Scandal in Babylon

Barbara Hambly

Book

"1924. After six months in Hollywood, Emma Blackstone has come to love her new employer, movie-star Kitty Flint. So when Kitty's accused of murder, Emma's certain she's been framed. But who by? And why? From spiteful rivals to jealous boyfriends, the...

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The abduction of Pretty Penny  by Leonard S. Goldberg

The abduction of Pretty Penny

Leonard S. Goldberg

Book

"Joanna and the Watsons are called in by the Whitechapel Playhouse to find Pretty Penny, a lovely young actress who has gone missing without reason or notice. While on their search, the trio is asked by Scotland Yard to join in the hunt for a vicious...

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Wedding Station by David Downing

Wedding Station

David Downing

eBook

"Germany, 1933. The world is not yet at war, but the influence of the Nazi party is spreading like wildfire through Berlin. The prequel to the bestselling Station series introduces us to John Russell, an Englishman with a political past who must keep...

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Widespread panic  by James Ellroy

Widespread panic

James Ellroy

Book

"Freddy Otash is the man in the know and the man to know in Tinseltown. He operates with two simple rules--he'll do anything but murder, and he'll never work with commies. Freddy is a corrupt L.A. cop on the skids. He executed a cop killer named Horvath...

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The cannonball tree mystery  by Ovidia Yu

The cannonball tree mystery

Ovidia Yu

Book

"The overpoweringly fragrant flowers, snakelike vines and deadly fruit of the Cannonball Tree are enough to keep most people away, even without the reputation of the Serpent Shrine that stands beneath it. But when a piece of expensive photographic equipment...

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Olive Bright, pigeoneer by Stephanie Graves

Olive Bright, pigeoneer

Stephanie Graves

Large Print

"Though war rages across mainland Europe, the little village of Pipley in Hertfordshire bustles along much as it always has. Adrift since her best friend, George, joined the RAF, 22-year-old Olive Bright fills her days by helping at her father's vete...

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The butcher of Berner Street by Alex (Crime fiction writer) Reeve

The butcher of Berner Street

Alex (Crime fiction writer) Reeve

Large Print

"The headlines scream warnings about the 'Butcher of Berner Street!' and the journalist behind them - Leo Stanhope - is secretly thrilled to see the effect his words are having. Leo's previous work has largely been concentrated on more mundane issues...

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A rogue's company  by Allison Montclair

A rogue's company

Allison Montclair

Book

"In London, 1946, the Right Sort Marriage Bureau is getting on its feet and expanding. Miss Iris Sparks and Mrs. Gwendolyn Bainbridge are making a go of it. That is until Lord Bainbridge - the widowed Gwen's father-in-law and legal guardian - returns...

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Murder at Standing Stone Manor  by Eric Brown

Murder at Standing Stone Manor

Eric Brown

Book

"Newlyweds Donald Langham and Maria Dupré have moved to the country. They're excited about starting a new life in the picturesque village of Ingoldby-over-Water - and about meeting their new neighbours. But they've barely moved into Yew Tree Cottage when...

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Brass lives  by Chris Nickson

Brass lives

Chris Nickson

Book

"Leeds, June 1913. Deputy Chief Constable Tom Harper is a busy man. He's overseeing a national suffragist pilgrimage due in Leeds that his wife Annabelle intends to join, and his daughter Mary has exciting plans of her own. Then a letter arrives from...

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Murder in an orchard cemetary  by Cora Harrison

Murder in an orchard cemetary

Cora Harrison

Book

"1920s. Cork, Ireland. The Reverend Mother regrets the bishop's decision to invite the five candidates for the position of Alderman of the City Council to join them for their annual retreat. Constantly accosted by ambitious, would-be politicians hoping...

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Murder at Madame Tussads  by Jim Eldridge

Murder at Madame Tussads

Jim Eldridge

Book

"London, 1896. Madame Tussauds opens to find one of its nightwatchmen decapitated and his colleague nowhere to be found. To the police, the case seems simple: one killed the other and fled, but workers at the museum aren't convinced. Although forbidden...

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Castle shade  by Laurie R. King

Castle shade

Laurie R. King

Book

"A queen, a castle, a dark and ageless threat--all await Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes in this chilling new adventure. The queen is Marie of Roumania: the doubly royal granddaughter to Victoria, Empress of the British Empire, and Alexander II, Tsar...

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Murder on Wall Street by Victoria (Victoria E.) Thompson

Murder on Wall Street

Victoria (Victoria E.) Thompson

eBook

"Reformed gangster Jack Robinson is working hard to bolster his image in Gilded Age New York City society as he prepares to become a new father. But when Hayden Norcross, the man who nearly ruined his wife, is shot in cold blood, Jack knows the police...

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Murder on Bank Street by Victoria (Victoria E.) Thompson

Murder on Bank Street

Victoria (Victoria E.) Thompson

eAudiobook

Widow and midwife Sarah Brandt helps the less fortunate of the city bring new life into the world. But when a local doctor is found murdered, the shocking motive may destroy Sarah.

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Murder in Chinatown by Victoria (Victoria E.) Thompson

Murder in Chinatown

Victoria (Victoria E.) Thompson

eAudiobook

Called to Chinatown to deliver a baby, midwife Sarah Brandt soon helps search for a missing girl. But nobody seems to know where she is. Has she been sold to a brothel, or has she run off with a secret love?

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Palace of the drowned  by Christine (Christine Rose) Mangan

Palace of the drowned

Christine (Christine Rose) Mangan

Book

"It's 1966 and Frankie Croy needs a break. Having achieved success with her debut bestseller, she's been trying desperately to live up to the high expectations of her editor and fans, only to fall short with each new book. When she receives a possibl...

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A fatal affair by Faith Martin

A fatal affair

Faith Martin

eAudiobook

Don't miss the gripping mystery from million-copy bestseller Faith Martin! Perfect for fans of Betty Rowlands, LJ Ross and Val McDermid, this is one murder mystery you won't be able to put down! She was dressed in a long white gown, embroidered with ...

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The Scole confession by Jacqueline Beard

The Scole confession

Jacqueline Beard

eAudiobook

Overstrand 1895. Lawrence Harpham and Violet Smith are witnesses to suicide while on holiday. Beneath the body, lies a bible belonging to a murdered man. Clues lead to the violent death of a bookseller and a chilling confession from the past. From Norfolk...

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Dead dead girls  by Nekesa Afia

Dead dead girls

Nekesa Afia

Book

"Harlem, 1926. Young black women like Louise Lloyd are ending up dead. Following a harrowing kidnapping ordeal when she was in her teens, Louise is doing everything she can to maintain a normal life. She's succeeding, too. She spends her days working...

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The Bombay prince  by Sujata Massey

The Bombay prince

Sujata Massey

Book

"November, 1921. Edward VIII, Prince of Wales and future ruler of India, is arriving in Bombay to begin a four-month tour. The Indian subcontinent is chafing under British rule, and Bombay solicitor Perveen Mistry isn't surprised when local unrest over...

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Winter of despair by Cora Harrison

Winter of despair

Cora Harrison

eAudiobook

November 1853. Inspector Field has summoned his friends Charles Dickens and Wilkie Collins to examine a body found in an attic studio, its throat cut. Around the body lie the lacerated fragments of canvas of a painting titled A Winter of Despair. Wil...

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The art of the assassin by Kevin Sullivan

The art of the assassin

Kevin Sullivan

eAudiobook

Glasgow, 1898. A man is found stabbed to death in a tenement block. Juan Cameron, photographer-cum-sleuth, is drafted in in the hope he can bring to light what the eye may overlook. Yet Juan has problems of his own. Following the tragic death of his father...

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River of sins by Sarah Hawkswood

River of sins

Sarah Hawkswood

eAudiobook

July 1144. Ricolde, 'the finest whore in Worcester', is found butchered on an island a few miles up the River Severn. How did she get there, who killed her, and why? Uncovering details of her life and her past reveal a woman with hidden depths and hi...

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An unexpected peril by Deanna Raybourn

An unexpected peril

Deanna Raybourn

Large Print

"A princess is missing and a peace treaty is on the verge of collapse in this new Veronica Speedwell adventure from the New York Times bestselling and Edgar® Award-nominated author Deanna Raybourn. January 1889. As the newest member of the Curiosity ...

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Mystery by the sea  by Verity Bright

Mystery by the sea

Verity Bright

Book

"Spring, 1921. Lady Eleanor Swift, explorer extraordinaire and accidental sleuth, hasn't had a vacation since she arrived in England a year ago. Being an amateur detective can be a rather tiring business and she is determined to escape any more murder...

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