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Historical mysteries

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The American Agent (#15 Maisie Dobbs)

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The American Agent (#15 Maisie Dobbs)

Jacqueline Winspear

Fiction & Literature; Historical mysteries

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When an American war correspondent is found murdered in her London digs, the death is concealed by the British authorities.... [more]

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Triple Jeopardy (#2 Daniel Pitt Mystery)

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Triple Jeopardy (#2 Daniel Pitt Mystery)

Anne Perry

Fiction & Literature; Historical mysteries; Crime Chronicle - Historical Crime

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A young man's life hangs in the balance... The queen of Victorian crime, New York Times bestselling author Anne Perry, returns... [more]

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The Price of Freedom (#17 Libertus Mystery)

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The Price of Freedom (#17 Libertus Mystery)

Rosemary Rowe

Fiction & Literature; Historical mysteries

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When a tax collector commits suicide, having gambled everything away, Libertus is despatched to make enquiries. At the same... [more]

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Beyond Absolution (#3 Reverend Mother Mystery)

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Beyond Absolution (#3 Reverend Mother Mystery)

Cora Harrison

Fiction & Literature; Historical mysteries

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Ireland. 1925. The body of the priest is found wedged in a confessional cubicle. Loved by all, Father Dominic had lent a listening... [more]

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The Hollow of Fear

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The Hollow of Fear

Sherry Thomas

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Historical mysteries; Historical romance

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Charlotte Holmes, Lady Sherlock, returns in the Victorian-set mystery series from the USA Today bestselling author of A Conspiracy... [more]

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A Study in Treason (#2 Daughter of Sherlock Holmes Mystery)

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A Study in Treason (#2 Daughter of Sherlock Holmes Mystery)

Leonard Goldberg

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Historical mysteries; Crime Chronicle - Historical Crime

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A seemingly impossible mystery tests the keen mind and forensic skills of Joanna Blalock, the daughter of Sherlock Holmes... [more]

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Casanova and the Faceless Woman

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Casanova and the Faceless Woman

Olivier Barde-Cabucon

Fiction & Literature; Historical mysteries; Fiction in translation; Crime Chronicle - Historical Crime

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THE OLD WORLD IS CRUMBLING  1759: Outside the gates of the magnificent Versailles palace, the city of Paris sits mired in... [more]

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In the Presence of Evil

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In the Presence of Evil

Tania Bayard

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Historical mysteries; Historical fiction; Crime Chronicle - Historical Crime

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Paris, 1393. Scribe Christine de Pizan dreads going to the palace to work, where people believe the mad king can be cured... [more]

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Free from all Danger

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Free from all Danger

Chris Nickson

Fiction & Literature; Historical mysteries; Crime Chronicle - Historical Crime

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Leeds, 1736. Lured out of retirement to serve as Constable once again, Richard Nottingham discovers that he's dealing with... [more]

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Things in Jars

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Things in Jars

Jess Kidd

Fiction & Literature; Historical mysteries; Historical fiction; Crime Chronicle - Historical Crime

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The gripping new novel, set in crime-fuelled Victorian London, from Costa Award-winner and twice BBC Radio 2 Book Club author... [more]

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Claire's Last Secret

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Claire's Last Secret

Marty Ambrose

Fiction & Literature; Historical mysteries; Historical romance

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A tragic death leads Claire Clairmont to be haunted by her past and the 'summer of 1816' she shared with Byron and Shelley... [more]

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Other Lady Vanishes (#2 Burning Cove California)

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Other Lady Vanishes (#2 Burning Cove California)

Amanda Quick

Historical mysteries; Fantasy; Historical romance

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Amanda Quick, the bestselling author of 'Til Death Do Us Part, transports readers to 1930s California, where glamour and seduction... [more]

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The Mobster's Lament

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The Mobster's Lament

Ray Celestin

Fiction & Literature; Historical mysteries; Thriller & suspense; Historical fiction

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New York is in the spotlight for the third instalment in Ray Celestin's critically acclaimed City Blues quartet, and this... [more]

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A Capitol Death (#7 Flavia Alba)

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A Capitol Death (#7 Flavia Alba)

Lindsey Davis

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Historical mysteries; Historical adventure; Historical fiction

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The next book in the gripping Flavia Albia series, by acclaimed author Lindsey Davis [more]

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Betty Church and the Suffolk Vampire (#1 Sackwater Mystery)

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Betty Church and the Suffolk Vampire (#1 Sackwater Mystery)

M. R. C. Kasasian

Fiction & Literature; Historical mysteries

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New 1940s crime series, featuring Inspector Betty Church - one of the UK's first female police officers. Pitch-perfect historical... [more]

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The House on Half Moon Street

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The House on Half Moon Street

Alex Reeve

Fiction & Literature; Historical mysteries; Historical fiction

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Everyone has a secret... Only some lead to murder. Introducing Leo Stanhope: a Victorian transgender coroner's assistant... [more]

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Fugitive from the Grave (#4 Bow St)

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Fugitive from the Grave (#4 Bow St)

Edward Marston

Fiction & Literature; Historical mysteries

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1817. Clemency van Emden is startled by the news that her estranged father has died and engages twin detectives Peter and... [more]

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The Ghost Tree

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The Ghost Tree

Barbara Erskine

Fiction & Literature; Historical mysteries

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Before you follow the path into your family's history, beware of the secrets... [more]

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Bright Young Dead (#2 Mitford Murders)

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Bright Young Dead (#2 Mitford Murders)

Jessica Fellowes

Fiction & Literature; Historical mysteries

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The second in the bestselling The Mitford Murders series of Golden Age-style crime novels, soon to be a major TV drama from... [more]

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The Rufus Spy (#8 Aelf Fen)

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The Rufus Spy (#8 Aelf Fen)

Alys Clare

Fiction & Literature; Historical mysteries

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October, 1093. On a perilous journey north in search of King William, Lassair and her former lover Rollo are pursued by a... [more]

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Murder in Park Lane (#5 Detective Lavender)

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Murder in Park Lane (#5 Detective Lavender)

Karen Charlton

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Historical mysteries; Thriller & suspense; Historical adventure

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London, 1812. At a fashionable address in leafy Mayfair, a far cry from Detective Stephen Lavender's usual haunts, a man is... [more]

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Deadly Deception (#4 Deadly)

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Deadly Deception (#4 Deadly)

Kate Parker

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Historical mysteries

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Pre-WWII mystery set in England. Olivia finds her father with bloody hands kneeling by the body of a colleague who has her... [more]

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Mrs. Jeffries Delivers the Goods (#37 Mrs Jeffries)

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Mrs. Jeffries Delivers the Goods (#37 Mrs Jeffries)

Emily Brightwell

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Historical mysteries

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When poison fells an arrogant and rude businessman in public, Mrs. Jeffries and Inspector Witherspoon both realize they are... [more]

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The Malta Exchange (#14 Cotton Malone)

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The Malta Exchange (#14 Cotton Malone)

Steve Berry

Fiction & Literature; Historical mysteries; Espionage & spy thriller

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A deadly race for the Vatican's oldest secret fuels New York Times bestseller Steve Berry's latest international Cotton Malone... [more]

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Murder at the Fitzwilliam (#1 Museum Mysteries)

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Murder at the Fitzwilliam (#1 Museum Mysteries)

Jim Eldridge

Fiction & Literature; Historical mysteries

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Former Detective Inspector Daniel Wilson is often consulted when a case must be solved quickly and quietly. Such is the case... [more]

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