By Mike Hogan
What if the main celebrated consulting detective on this planet, on the peak of his powers in 1897, was once wear the path of the Crown of Scotland? What if the main powerful image of Scottish sovereignty was once stolen, individuals of the British Royal family members kidnapped, threats made opposed to the Queen and a crusade of terror deliberate via separatists aided via an excellent Power?
Holmes and Watson song a conspiracy opposed to the Union by way of a few of the maximum within the land that may result in a warfare of cataclysmic proportions.
By Terry Roberts
Winner of the Sir Walter Raleigh Award for Fiction and the Thomas Wolfe Memorial Literary Prize.
A new Southern gothic mystery from the winner of the 2012 Willie Morris Award for Southern Fiction.
In the summer time of 1866, Jacob Ballard, a former Union soldier and secret agent, is dispatched by way of the battle division in Washington urban to infiltrate the remoted North Carolina mountain neighborhood the place he used to be born and locate the serial killer chargeable for the deaths of Union veterans. in response to actual occasions, That vibrant Land is the tale of a violent and fragile country within the wake of the Civil conflict and a guy who needs to exorcise his personal savage demons whereas monitoring down another.
By Karla Weigand
In ihrem mittlerweile zehnten historischen Roman schildert die Erfolgsautorin Karla Weigand (u.a. „Die Friesenhexe“) das packende Schicksal einer starken jungen Nordfriesin vor dem Hintergrund des Großen Nordischen Krieges.
By Kathy Lynn Emerson
When Lina Walkenden is located clutching a bloody knife over the useless physique of her brother-in-law and parent, there’s just one individual she will be able to flip to for support: her early life good friend Rosamond Jaffrey. Rosamond vows to do all she will be able to to turn out Lina’s innocence, but if it transpires Lina was once being compelled right into a marriage opposed to her will and used to be as a substitute besotted by way of her fiance’s fascinating but unscrupulous nephew, her explanations for homicide appear overwhelming.
In desperation, Rosamond seeks out the aid of the Queen’s spymaster himself, Sir Francis Walsingham – but if she overhears a talk on the French Embassy, it sort of feels Lina’s plight is inappropriate within the face of power treason. Rosamond needs to do all she will be able to to avoid wasting her pal – and hold herself and her kinfolk secure from a determined killer.
By Margaret Doody,Rosalia Coci
By Larry D. Sweazy
Despite a looming cut-off date for the publication index, Marjorie is progressively more distracted via the demanding occasions surrounding the quest for Tina Rinkerman. rather than concentrating on her paintings, she follows leads that take her the entire technique to the kingdom psychological health center in Grafton, a few 5 hours away. till lately, Tina have been a resident there. the data she uncovers increases extra questions, however it ties jointly the homicide of Nils Jacobsen and the girl’s disappearance.
On a treacherous force domestic to Dickinson, she turns into conscious that somebody doesn’t wish her to come back. She fears the individual that murdered Nils won't hesitate to silence her, now that she is aware an age-old secret.
By Alys Clare
1603. Former ship's general practitioner Gabriel Taverner is making an attempt to re-establish himself as a rustic health practitioner in rural Devon. yet it is not effortless to realize the locals' belief, and a chain of aggravating incidents, expanding in risk and depth, convinces him that no less than one individual doesn't welcome his presence.
Called out to ascertain decomposed physique stumbled on beside the river, Gabriel discovers that he has a private connection to the lifeless guy. Teaming up with Coroner Theophilus Davey to determine how the fellow died, Gabriel uncovers a few darker elements of the profitable silk exchange which operates from close by Plymouth. The extra he unearths out, the extra frighteningly obvious it turns into that the folks closest to him were conserving risky secrets.
By William L. DeAndrea
In the previous West, Lobo Blacke and Quinn Booker confront a killer potion, and a fugitive bent on payback.
In the Wyoming Territory city of Le 4, Lobo Blacke was once a mythical lawman, until eventually the day an ambush left him restricted to a wheelchair. Now he runs a newspaper with onetime New Yorker Booker Quinn, who additionally helped pen the nice man's memoirs.
But now Le 4 is shaken via rumors that Paul Muller -- a financial institution and educate robber whom Blacke helped lock up -- can be headed again to city to settle previous money owed. And a similar week, fourteen humans without warning drop useless after sipping Ozono, a concoction bought by means of a touring drugs convey. The brew's casualties contain the town's sheriff, and with no him, Quinn and Blacke needs to organize to stand the fiendish Muller, and realize the relationship among the elixir and the fugitive.
By Margaret Doody,Rosalia Coci
By Graham Ison
March, 1919. the top of CID at New Scotland backyard has a role for Divisional Detective Inspector Hardcastle of A department: locate Lily Musgrave, the lacking daughter of Austen Musgrave MP.
Hardcastle, aided through Detective Sergeant Charles Marriott, discovers that the headstrong Lily Musgrave presents risqué leisure for a few ex-officers. whilst she returns domestic of her personal accord, even if, Hardcastle assumes the case is closed and turns his recognition to arranging the finer info of his daughter Maud’s marriage ceremony.
yet no quicker is the marriage over than Lily Musgrave is going lacking back. And this time, discovering her is probably not really easy . . .