A Lady’s Guide to Gossip and Murder by Dianne Freeman

A Lady’s Guide to Gossip and Murder sees the return of Frances Wynn, Countess of Harleigh, in her second exciting adventure set against the background of aristocratic society in Victorian London. Frances is shocked to learn that her friend Mary Archer has been murdered, and her cousin Charles is a suspect. Determined to prove him …

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Season of Darkness by Cora Harrison

Isabella Gordon is set on blackmailing someone.  When she is found dead in the Thames, Inspector Fields, Charles Dickens, and Wilkie Collins come to view the body. When Dickens recognizes the girl as a former pupil at Urania Cottage (Dickens’ scheme for the education and retraining of women who would then immigrate to Australia in hopes …

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The Darwin Affair by Tim Mason

The Darwin Affair begins with assassination attempt on Queen Victoria and Albert, the Prince Consort. Those in power believe this to be the work of one mentally ill man. Detective Inspector Charles Field sees it otherwise. Field begins to piece together a puzzle that leads him to a connection with Charles Darwin and his theory …

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