Gripping and authentic Kanon s imagination flourishes and the narrative propulsion is clear A thoroughly satisfying piece of entertainment that extends a tentacle into some serious moral reflection The New York Times Book Review The master of the genre The Washington Post Joseph Kanon
Elizabeth Miles finds herself in a position no con can help her escape Her beloved fianc , Gideon Bates, is awaiting his turn in the draft to fight in the Great War Elizabeth is finding it hard to think of anything else, but Gideon has thrown himself into his work, preparing wills for soldiers
When a dinner party turns deadly, the feisty Lady Cecilia Bates and intuitive cat Jack are on the case, in this first entry to an exciting new historical mystery series England 1912 Danby Hall is the only home Lady Cecilia Bates has ever known Despite the rigid rules of etiquette and her mother
London, 1892 Cyrus Barker is brought into a game of international espionage by the Prime Minister himself in the newest mystery in Will Thomas s beloved series Private enquiry agents Cyrus Barker and Thomas Llewelyn receive in the mail an unexplained key stamped with the letter Q Barker,
A cold case adds an extra chill to the holiday season as bestselling author Anne Perry whisks readers to an English country house for a Christmas of secrets, soul searching, and forgiveness As beautiful as it may be, their friends country home is not where Lady Vespasia wishes to spend Christmas
UPON THE MIDNIGHT CLEAR is a brand new heartwarming Christmas short story featuring Tasha Alexander s beloved Victorian sleuth While Lady Emily and her family are shopping in Hamley s toy shop, a stranger gives her son Henry a Christmas cracker that, when opened, reveals a mysterious message.
Miss Fisher meets Downton Abbey in Tell Me No Lies, part of the critically acclaimed Lady Dunbridge Mystery series from New York Times bestselling author Shelley Noble Rise and shine, Countess, you re about to have a visitor Lady Dunbridge was not about to let a little thing like the death of her
Benjamin January heads to the Slaveholders Republic of Texas to locate a kidnapped girl and help a woman who saved him from the noose April, 1840 Benjamin January knows no black person in their right mind would willingly go to the Republic of Texas but when his former pupil Selina Bellinger is
Wilkie Collins must prove his brother is innocent of murder in the second of the compelling new Gaslight mystery series 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
A novel about a woman who braves her father s hidden past to discover his secrets In 1944, British bomber pilot Hugo Langley parachuted from his stricken plane into the verdant fields of German occupied Tuscany Badly wounded, he found refuge in a ruined monastery and in the arms of Sofia Bartoli.