Keywords: historical mystery

The Queen Man

The Queen Man


Sharon Kay Penman

ISBN:
Year of publication: 101

Sharon Kay Penman The Queens Man 1 THE BISHOPS PALACE, CHESTER, ENGLAND December 1192 Do you think the king is dead Aubrey de Quincy was caught off balance and furious with himself for his negligence he ought to have expected this. Throughout their meal, the sole topic had been King Richards disappearance. All of England and indeed, most of Christendom talked of little else this Christmastide, for more than two months had passed since the Lionheart had sailed from Acre. By December, other ...

Keywords: Historical Mystery
Solid Citizens

Solid Citizens


David Wishart

ISBN: 9781780290546
Year of publication: 2013

David Wishart Solid Citizens ONE I like the Winter Festival. Oh yeah, sure, it can be a complete pain in the rectum, and its really a time for the bought help. Still, there isnt much to beat the simple pleasure of coming downstairs on that first Winter Festival morning, particularly if its cold and crisp and early, and seeing them all lined up waiting for their candles and dolls and little packets of holiday money, their innocent faces bright with the prospect of a whole five days skiving off ...

Keywords: Ancient Rome Historical Mystery
The Officer's Prey

The Officer's Prey


Armand Cabasson

ISBN: 9781906040826
Year of publication: 2013

THE OFFICERS PREY ARMAND CABASSON Translated from the French by Michael Glencross For Emmanuelle with whom I have the joy of sharing my life and for Franoise CHAPTER 1 STRANGELY, his hands were not trembling. The man was gazing at the body of the servant to whom he had been talking just a few moments earlier. His victim, now a pitifully bloodied and mutilated corpse, was real enough. But he was staring at her with as little feeling as if she were a broken doll. What made him uneasy was not that ...

Keywords: Historical Mystery Novels