Tag: historical mystery

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
The Redgrave Murders by A.L. Sowards

The Redgrave Murders by A.L. Sowards

When her father is murdered, Evie must prove her boyfriend innocent and find the real criminal before he kills again. Loss is inevitable, as Evie Hampton knows all too well. But despite losing her mother to cancer and her older brother to a war, she knows she’s one of the lucky ones. After all, she still has her father, a distinguished professor of medieval history. […]

July 1, 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
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
The Devil in Beauty by Heidi Ashworth

The Devil in Beauty by Heidi Ashworth

Julian “Trev” Silvester, the Marquis of Trevelin, once had everything a gentleman could want—fortune, good looks, and enough charm to seduce the beautiful young ladies of the ton. But after a duel with a jealous duke leaves him disfigured, Trev is ostracized by those who once celebrated him. Though his life is irrevocably changed, Trev is still loyal to his friends. When Willy Gilbert is […]

June 23, 2017 / 0 Comments