By Fiona Buckley
July, 1579. referred to as upon to assist a kin pal who's horrified on the go back of her errant husband after a lack of thirty years, little does Ursula discover that her involvement within the Harrison family’s family dramas will result in a case of cold-blooded murder.
Matters turn into much more advanced whilst Ursula is summoned to court docket to help in negotiations for Queen Elizabeth’s attainable engagement to the Duke of Alençon. The proposed marriage among the queen and a French Catholic 20 years her junior is inflicting unrest through the state. there are numerous who oppose the fit – yet may anyone kill as a way to hinder it?
Tensions raise whilst a well known nobleman is accused of homicide. Ursula is confident the guy is blameless – yet can she turn out it?
By Juliana Gray
Scotland, 1906. A mysterious item stumbled on inside of an old citadel calls Maximilian Haywood, the recent Duke of Olympia, and his fellow researcher Emmeline Truelove north to the distant Orkney Islands. No stranger to the research of anachronisms in archeological digs, Haywood is however questioned by means of the artifact: a swimsuit of garments that, in accordance with kin legend, as soon as belonged to a selkie who rose from the ocean and married the castle’s first laird.
yet Haywood and Truelove quickly discover they’re now not the one ones drawn to the selkie’s unusual disguise. while their mutual good friend Lord Silverton vanishes within the evening from an Edinburgh highway, their quest takes a perilous flip via time, which places Haywood’s impressive talents—and Truelove’s courage—to their such a lot breathtaking try yet.
By Victoria Thompson
Every girl performs a part—but a few are extra risky than others…
Like most ladies, Elizabeth Miles assumes many jobs; not like such a lot, hers have made her a lady at the run. dwelling at the fringe of society, Elizabeth makes use of her guile to alleviate so-called good males in their ill-gotten profits. yet brutal and grasping entrepreneur Oscar Thornton is out for blood. He’s misplaced loads of funds and isn't going to forgive a girl for outwitting him. along with his thugs scorching on her path, Elizabeth seizes the instant to mix in with a bunch of ladies who've an schedule in their personal.
She by no means expects to love or understand those privileged girls, yet she quickly involves appreciate their intentions, forming an not going bond with the rich matriarch of the crowd whose son, Gideon, is the rarest of species—an sincere guy in a bent international. Elizabeth is aware she’s taking part in a dicy video game, and her deception should be printed at any second, probably even through sharp-eyed Gideon. Nor has she been forgotten by way of Thornton, who’s biding his time, ready to strike. Elizabeth needs to draw on her wits and each final ounce of braveness she possesses to maintain her new lifestyles from being lower brief through this vicious shadow from her past.
By Alan Navarre
As reviewed through 'New Times': "[T]he plot is sympathetic to Darwin as a guy . . . together with the truth that he had a contentious courting along with his father. . . . Sam Vlahos, a veteran tv and picture actor . . . chanced on it effortless to assert convinced to his half in 'The Devil's Chaplain'. 'It's the best issues i have obvious in decades . . . it has significance.' . . . the importance he speaks of is the function Darwin really performed in his personal melodrama of varieties. the beef of Navarre's script is predicated on truth, and was once even authorized by means of Janet Browne, a number one professional at the lifetime of Darwin, and a professor at Harvard college. . . . throughout the traditionally passionate and luculent story, there's drama, darkness, surprises, and Hitchcockian suspense. . . . Darwin nonetheless ideas with the evolutionary iron fist, yet was once he a phony? A plagiarist?"
By J. Robert Janes
A hijacked supply automobile attracts St-Cyr and Kohler into the killing fields of global warfare I
The final time Jean-Louis St-Cyr visited the ruins of this historic abbey, through the nice struggle, a sniper approximately killed him. 3 a long time later, loss of life has introduced him the following back. Ever because the German career of France, the executive inspector has labored along German detective inspector Hermann Kohler. Now, through the fall of 1943, the warfare goes badly for the 3rd Reich, yet conflicts proceed to plague those not likely allies.
A bank-owned shipment van is parked close to the crumbling monastery, its passengers murdered. The killers took small money owed yet left in the back of a bounty in smuggled champagne, cheese, and low. have been the thieves from the Resistance, or from the underworld?
By TP Fielden
No 1 women Detective Agency meets The Durrells in Fifties Devon
‘There you've it—’ leave out Dimont smiled and, lifting
her darkish glasses, became to stand the trainee reporter ‘—in a nutshell. A secret death. wishes taking a look into, wouldn’t you say?’
Death stalks the shorelines of Devon
With its faded, aquamarine waters and golden sands, the coastline at Temple Regis was once a sight to behold. but if an unidentifiable physique is located there one morning, the main appealing seashore in Devon is became a criminal offense scene.
For omit Dimont – ferocious defender of unfastened speech, champion of the reality and ace newspaperwoman for The Riviera show – this can be a case of paramount curiosity, and the best creation for her younger new recruit Valentine Waterford. no matter if their meddling is to the great inflammation of neighborhood copper Inspector Topham…
Soon omit Dimont and Valentine are deep in research – why can not anyone establish the physique, and why does Topham suspect homicide? And while a moment loss of life happens, can the 2 in all probability be connected?
By Kate Ellis
When archaeologist Neil Watson finds a long-buried mechanical determine in a Dartmoor box, he's decided to find the reality at the back of the unusual find.
Soon, despite the fact that, the sleepy village turns into the point of interest of press awareness for one more cause whilst individuals with no obvious connection to one another are discovered shot useless in within reach Manor box, likely sufferers of an execution-style double murder.
DI Wesley Peterson is named in to enquire, however the murders aren't his basically challenge. The daughter of a neighborhood MP has long gone lacking and the strain is directly to locate her, particularly while it is published that she has a connection to at least one of the homicide sufferers. And Wesley's personal lifestyles is thrown into turmoil while a girl he helped on a prior research reveals herself subjected to a crusade of terror . . .
Is there a hyperlink among the double homicide and the unintentional dying of a tender historical past scholar in Manor box 20 years in the past? And simply what's the actual identification of the Mechanical Devil?
By E. G. Stone
By Marilyn Stark,Randall Stark,Linda Stark,Dolly Nichols,Howard Risser
Her quest to discover her father, forces her mom, SaraElizabeth, to keep in mind happenings in Lima, Ohio throughout the international warfare II period, and the city of Turtle Crossing.
Will prayers for SaraElizabeth's army Captain be answered?
What key secrets and techniques contain the wood worker Aunt's Card Club?