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  • The Miss Silver Mysteries Volume One

    Grey Mask, The Case Is Closed, and Lonesome Road

    series The Miss Silver Mysteries
    The first three Miss Silver Mysteries introduce the British governess-turned-sleuth and a “timelessly charming” series (Charlotte MacLeod).From a “first-rate storyteller,” here are three full-length mystery novels in one volume, set in England between the two world wars and featuring Maud Silver, a retired governess and teacher who embarks on a new career in private detection (The Daily Telegraph) ... Read more

    $23.09 USD

  • The Case Is Closed

    Book 2 - The Miss Silver Mysteries
    In this classic British mystery, a revised will, a troubled upper-class marriage, and a crazed witness shake up a seemingly solved murder case.Marion Grey is growing used to the idea that her husband will never leave prison. After the horrors of a very public trial she’s almost able to find relief in her resignation. But when new evidence suggests her husband may be innocent after all, she hires a ... Read more

    $11.59 USD

  • The Miss Silver Mysteries Volume Five

    The Case of William Smith, Eternity Ring, and The Catherine Wheel

    series The Miss Silver Mysteries
    The British governess-turned-sleuth continues her witty, inquisitive ways with three mysteries from the “timelessly charming” series (Charlotte MacLeod).Retired governess Maud Silver has discovered an entirely new calling: private detection. And though she may seem an unlikely sleuth, Scotland Yard needs her more than ever in this charming series from “a first-rate storyteller” (The Daily ... Read more

    $20.89 USD

  • The Case of William Smith

    Book 13 - The Miss Silver Mysteries
    Governess-turned-sleuth Miss Silver looks into the case of a Holocaust survivor who may have enemies to elude.William Smith isn’t sure what his name is, but he knows it isn’t William Smith. That was the name the Nazis gave him in 1942, when he was herded, along with so many others, into one of their nightmarish camps. They did their best to kill him, but he survived.Now the war is over and he’s ... Read more

    $8.69 USD

  • The Astonishing Adventure of Jane Smith

    series Classics To Go
    The novel is a combination of mystery and spy story, with some romance added in on top of the action. There are secret passages to be explored, lots of government and villainous intrigue, secret formulas, and strange people coming and going. (Goodreads) ... Read more

    $1.99 USD

  • The Ernest Lamb Mysteries

    The Blind Side, Who Pays the Piper?, and Pursuit of a Parcel

    series The Ernest Lamb Mysteries
    Three intriguing World War II–era whodunits featuring the Scotland Yard detectives from the “timelessly charming” Miss Silver Mysteries (Charlotte MacLeod).Inspector Ernest Lamb and Det. Frank Abbott of Scotland Yard, who also made regular appearances in Patricia Wentworth’s beloved Miss Silver mystery series, confront a range of villains—from greedy landlords to ruthless blackmailers to ... Read more

    $21.59 USD

  • Walk with Care

    Book 3 - The Benbow Smith Mysteries
    Benbow Smith investigates the suspicious death of a prominent political figure and a mysterious letter in this thriller from the author of the Miss Silver MysteriesRosalind Denny, the American-born widow of the under secretary for Foreign Affairs, is still grieving for her husband. Eighteen months ago, Gilbert Denny threw away a happy marriage and a promising political career by ending his life. ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • Poison in the Pen

    Book 29 - The Miss Silver Mysteries
    Miss Silver comes to the aid of Scotland Yard when a village is turned upside-down by cruel anonymous letters: “A first-rate storyteller” (The Daily Telegraph).It is through her friend Frank Abbott, of Scotland Yard, that Miss Silver first learns of the anonymous letters. A widowed cousin of his, living in a small country village, is being tortured by an unknown author who insinuates that the ... Read more

    $2.99 USD

  • Who Pays the Piper?

    "I always get what I want." Thus spoke Lucas Dale, a wealthy man in his early forties who had come to live at King's Bourne, former family home of Susan Lennox. He means to have Susan as his wife, but she is already engaged. This does not deter him in his purpose and he resorts to trying to blackmail Susan to promise to marry him. He is murdered and suspicion falls on Susan's fiance who was heard ... Read more

    $0.99 USD

  • The Alington Inheritance

    Book 31 - The Miss Silver Mysteries
    A family fortune may be motive for murder: “Miss Silver has her place in detective fiction as surely as Lord Peter Wimsey or Hercule Poirot” (Manchester Evening News).Jenny has never been one to feel sorry for herself. The illegitimate child of a wealthy man and a statureless woman, she has been an orphan since before she can remember. It is a hard life made bearable only by the kindness of her ... Read more

    $8.69 USD

  • The Annam Jewel

    One man will stop at nothing to obtain a priceless jewel that has eluded men with dreams of riches and glory for centuriesJames Waring stares into the darkness of a cavern at a remote shrine in Annam. He’s given his pursuers the slip and is about to behold a gem that few men have ever seen. It is a sacred stone—the only one of its kind in the world. The magnificent blue, green, red, and gold jewel ... Read more

    $8.69 USD

  • The Miss Silver Mysteries Volume Seven

    Through the Wall, Death at the Deep End, The Watersplash, and Ladies' Bane

    series The Miss Silver Mysteries
    Four mysteries featuring governess-turned-sleuth Miss Silver, who “has her place in detective fiction as surely as Lord Peter Wimsey or Hercule Poirot” (Manchester Evening News).“Marvelous” retired governess and teacher Maud Silver may seem like a kindly old soul. But with her keen mind and spritely demeanor, she’s Scotland Yard’s secret weapon against crime (Manchester Evening News).Through the ... Read more

    $28.09 USD