Genre: Mystery (Traditional)

A Christmas Gathering by Anne Perry

A Christmas Gathering by Anne Perry

A cold case adds an extra chill to the holiday season as bestselling author Anne Perry whisks readers to an elegant home in the English countryside for a Christmas of secrets, soul-searching, and forgiveness. As beautiful as it may be, their friends’ country house is not where Lady Vespasia wishes to spend Christmas with her new husband, Victor Narraway. She’d have preferred a relaxing holiday […]

November 5, 2019 / 0 Comments
The Murder in Mirth by Heidi Ashworth

The Murder in Mirth by Heidi Ashworth

“Great power lies in learning who you are.” ~ Christmas 1814. Julian, Lord Trevelin (a.k.a. Trev), is still smarting over his renewed ostracizing when he and Mrs. S. attend a country house party. He wonders why he has been invited, as his hostess is unknown to him, and soon learns some of the guests are, unfortunately, not. The remainder are considered to be the dregs […]

October 4, 2019 / 0 Comments
Elena Standish: Death in Focus by Anne Perry

Elena Standish: Death in Focus by Anne Perry

In pre–World War II Europe, an intrepid young photographer carries her dead lover’s final, world-shattering message into the heart of Berlin as Hitler ascends to power. On vacation from London on the beautiful Italian coast, twenty-eight-year-old Elena Standish and her older sister, Margot, have finally been able to move on from the lasting trauma of the Great War, in which the newly married Margot lost […]

September 17, 2019 / 0 Comments
Daniel Pitt: Triple Jeopardy by Anne Perry

Daniel Pitt: Triple Jeopardy by Anne Perry

Young lawyer Daniel Pitt must defend a British diplomat accused of a theft that may cover up a deadly crime. Daniel Pitt, along with his parents, Charlotte and Thomas, is delighted that his sister, Jemima, and her family have returned to London from the States for a visit. But the Pitts soon learn of a harrowing incident: In Washington, D.C., one of Jemima’s good friends […]

April 9, 2019 / 0 Comments
An Agent for Audrey by Laura Beers

An Agent for Audrey by Laura Beers

When heiress Audrey Hardwick is given the opportunity to become a Pinkerton Agent, she wholeheartedly leaves her life in Cincinnati behind and sets out for a new adventure. But her mission turns into mayhem when she meets Agent Warren Rockwell, a former gunslinger, who is too stubborn—and handsome—for his own good. Will she succeed in proving her worth as an agent, and as a woman, […]

November 12, 2018 / 0 Comments
A Christmas Revelation by Anne Perry

A Christmas Revelation by Anne Perry

An orphan boy investigates a woman’s kidnapping—and discovers there’s more at stake than a disappearance. It wouldn’t quite be Christmas without a holiday mystery decorated with all the Victorian trimmings, as only New York Times bestselling author Anne Perry can render it. Now the tradition continues as mayhem is once again found under the mistletoe, and intrigue stalks the cobblestone streets and gaslit parlors of […]

November 9, 2018 / 0 Comments
Letters from the Homefront by E.B. Wheeler

Letters from the Homefront by E.B. Wheeler

Evie Lewis finds little to look forward to in the Christmas of 1944. Her older brother, Albert, is missing in action in the Pacific Theater, and every day she sees the horrible effects of World War II while working at Bushnell General Military Hospital in Utah. Then, strange things begin to happen at work. Someone is going through Evie’s files, and a hospital employee may […]

October 29, 2018 / 0 Comments
Dark Tide Rising by Anne Perry

Dark Tide Rising by Anne Perry

When a ransom exchange turns deadly, Commander William Monk faces an unthinkable possibility: betrayal by his own men. Jacob’s Island is a broken-down waterside slum, a place of perpetual gloom where Monk is just as likely to lose a man to the mud and tides as to the criminals who hide in the shadows. Kidnappers have chosen this warren of tunnels and alleys as the […]

September 18, 2018 / 0 Comments
The Scandal in Honor by Heidi Ashworth

The Scandal in Honor by Heidi Ashworth

What is the price one must pay to protect one’s honor? Or that of another? It has been two years since the duel that changed Julian, Lord Trevelin’s life. He is now happily betrothed to Miss Jane Leavitt, a wealthy debutante. Her influence has helped to restore his reputation among Society. Her father, however, has not allowed the connection to be made public. He disapproves […]

August 6, 2018 / 0 Comments
Daniel Pitt: Twenty-One Days by Anne Perry

Daniel Pitt: Twenty-One Days by Anne Perry

1910: Twenty-five-year-old Daniel Pitt is a junior barrister in London and eager to prove himself, independent of his renowned parents’ influence. And the new case before him will be the test. When his client, arrogant biographer Russell Graves, is found guilty of murdering his wife, Daniel is dispatched to find the real killer before Graves faces the hangman’s noose—in only twenty-one days. Could Mrs. Graves’s […]

April 11, 2018 / 0 Comments