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  • Author:
    Greenwood, Kerry
    Summary:

    This is where it all started! The first classic Phryne Fisher mystery, featuring our delectable heroine, cocaine, communism and adventure. Phryne leaves the tedium of English high society for Melbourne, Australia, and never looks back....

  • Author:
    Callihan, Kristen
    Summary:

    Lorsque le désir naît…Enfin libérée d’un mariage suffocant, la jeune veuve Daisy Ellis Craigmore entend bien se jeter à corps perdu dans les plaisirs de la vie qu’on lui a trop longtemps refusés. Hélas, sa liberté toute neuve sera de...

  • Author:
    Trollope, Anthony
    Summary:

    Trollope examines the Victorian woman and her predicament. "What should a woman do with her life?" asks Alice Vavasor, who vacillates between two suitors, and each woman has her own answer.

  • Author:
    Perry, Anne
    Summary:

    Murders just didn't happen in respectable areas like Callander Square - and yet, there had been two in a short space of time. But Charlotte Pitt was curious. Inspector Pitt's wife had not formed the habit of meddling in her husband's...

  • Author:
    Worth, Jennifer
    Summary:

    Leaving a middle-class childhood to become a midwife in London's poor East End, Jennifer Worth not only delivered babies, she touched numerous lives and recounted with depth the heartrending story of a neighborhood in transition. Call...

  • Author:
    Johnson, Dawn Kimberly
    Summary:

    Alec Sumner is fleeing yet another broken heart. By moving to London, he hopes to find peace and a fresh start. While shopping with a friend on a busy London street, he sees his chance, embodied in a mysterious young man with soulful...

  • Author:
    Perry, Anne
    Summary:

    When the body of a boy is found in the filthy sewers of Bluegate Fields, Inspector Pitt is called to investigate. The boy was clearly upper class, so what was he doing in one of London's most dangerous slums? Before his death, the...

  • Author:
    French, Nicci
    Summary:

    Frieda Klein is a brilliant psychotherapist who finds herself hunting down a kidnapper. When five-year-old Matthew Farraday goes missing, all of London is in an uproar--including Frieda, who recalls a patient haunted by dreams of...

  • Author:
    Rizzolo, S. K.
    Summary:

    In the spring of 1812, the Luddites are on the march, Lord Byron is taking London drawing rooms by storm, and Penelope Wolfe has become a lady’s companion. When one of the footmen turns up dead with a knife to the heart, Penelope and...

  • Author:
    Dickens, Charles
    Summary:

    Bleak House opens in the twilight of foggy London, where fog grips the city most densely in the Court of Chancery. The obscure case of Jarndyce and Jarndyce, in which an inheritance is gradually devoured by legal costs, the romance of...

  • Author:
    Lewis-Foster, H.
    Summary:

    On the advice of his best friend, recent unemployed graduate Paul bets there’ll be snow in London on Christmas Day. Four months later, he finds work as an au pair for newly widowed Ben and his 2-year-old son. But as Christmas approaches...

  • Author:
    Perry, Anne
    Summary:

    The eminent Sir Lockwood Hamilton, a Member of Parlaiment, is murdered and his body is found on Westminster Bridge. Inspector Thomas Pitt and his wife Charlotte are just beginning to investigate when yet another member of Parlaiment is...

  • Author:
    Holden, Wendy
    Summary:

    Anna Farrier learns the hard way that in some careers, high-powered connections mean far more than actual talent. So, she becomes assistant to Cassandra Knight, author of scorching blockbusters whose real forte is social climbing....

  • Author:
    Alexander, Tasha
    Summary:

    For Emily, accepting the proposal of Philip, the Viscount Ashton, was an easy way to escape her overbearing mother, who was set on a grand society match. So when Emily's dashing husband died on safari soon after their wedding, she felt...

  • Author:
    Hunter, Kristi Ann
    Summary:

    Life for Lady Adelaide Bell was easier if she hid in her older sister's shadow-which worked until her sister got married. Even with the pressure of her socially ambitious mother, the last thing she expected was a marriage of convenience...

  • Author:
    Beechey, Alan
    Summary:

    Scotland Yard is hunting the worst kind of serial killer—one with a sense of humor. When children's book author Oliver Swithin, reluctant creator of the notorious "Finsbury the Ferret," finds an old friend's body floating in a Trafalgar...

  • Author:
    Perry, Anne
    Summary:

    A string of gruesome, ritualistic murders of Hungarian immigrants has the Thames River Police Commander stuck on solving the pattern in the latest installment of the New York Times bestselling William Monk series. When a Hungarian...

  • Author:
    Hunter, Jillian
    Summary:

    Samuel Charles Aubrey St. Aldwyn, duc de Gravenhurst, est un voyou radical qui excelle en actions impopulaires. Personne ne se doute qu’il est également l’auteur d’une série populaire de fictions historico-dramatiques, un écrivain...

  • Author:
    Miller, Raine
    Summary:

    The second part in The Blackstone Affair series! Looming danger. A love worth fighting for. A man who'll go all in. Ethan Blackstone has a problem on his hands. He's broken Brynne's trust and she's left him. He's unwilling to live...

  • Author:
    Spark, Muriel
    Summary:

    It is 25 years after Lord Lucan's mysterious disappearance in the wake of the vicious murder of his children's nanny. The celebrated psychiatrist Dr. Hildegard Wolf is approached in her Paris consulting rooms by not one, but two men,...

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