Tag Archives: Historical

A PATTERN OF LIES By Charles Todd

A historical World War One Novel. The background is set in Kent, England and aid stations and hospitals in France. The trains are delayed in Kent and Bess Crawford meets up with Mark Ashton whom she nurses in France. He … Continue reading

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MURDER ON LOCATION By Cathy Pegau

In the third book of this historical series, the town of Cordova is excited as a California movie company is going to film a movie on a nearby glacier. Charlotte Brody is assigned to cover the story for the newspaper. … Continue reading

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DEATH COMES TO THE FAIR by Cathrine Lloyd

A relaxing read that will take you on a historical journey back to an English village. Lucy Harrington and Sir Robert Midland are attending the annual fair. as they wait for their society wedding in London. Lucy points out to … Continue reading

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WINTER’S CHILD By Margaret Coel

The Wind River Reservation books have been a favorite since I read the first. The information about the Arapahoe and Shoshone Indian is first-rate. Usually, my emotions are involved and this was no difference. as I had tears for all … Continue reading

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HOMESCHOOLING CAN BE MURDER By Susan Lyttek

The book cover attracted my attention, I found an original plot and the characters are fresh and intriguing. There are several subplots that ramble on and not joined together making it hard to concentrate. The husband is in the army … Continue reading

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SILK By Chris Karlsen

A thriller set in Queen Victoria’s London. Rudyard Bloodstone, a war veteran and now a homicide detective explores the death of several women. The police have lumped them all together feeling that there is a single killer. Rudyard feels that … Continue reading

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BROOKLYN ON FIRE By Lawrence H. Levy

A historical mystery featuring Mary Handly as the protagonist. Mary is a trying to become a detective in Brooklyn in the 1800s. Emily Worsham asked her to investigate the death of her Uncle John Worsham as Emily feels it was … Continue reading

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ARTISTS IN CRIME By Ngaio Marsh

Alleyn is returning from his New Zealand trip when he meets Agatha Troy on board the ship. Sparks fly between them and feel each do not like each other. Troy hosts a group of artists at her home. After a discussion … Continue reading

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QUEEN OF HEARTS By Rhys Bowen

Lady Georgina accompanied her Mother, Grace Daniel to United States. Her Mother is going to Reno for a divorce. On the boat over they meet a Hollywood mogul who wants to make Grace Daniel a star. A ruby necklace goes … Continue reading

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A ROYAL PAIN By Rhys Bowen

Georgiana has been asked by the Queen to have a Princess Hennelore from Bavaria as a hose guest. She is 18; is just out a convent and will be accompanied by a Baroness. Georgie has been living along at Rannock … Continue reading

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