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  • Murder at Wakehurst

    series A Gilded Newport Mystery #9
    In the autumnal chill of Newport, Rhode Island, at the close of the nineteenth century, journalist Emma Cross discovers an instance of cold-blooded murder on the grounds of a mansion . . .Following the death of her uncle, Cornelius Vanderbilt, in September 1899, a somber Emma is in no mood for one of Newport’s extravagant parties. But to keep Vanderbilt’s reckless son Neily out of trouble, she ... Read more

    $15.99 USD

  • Murder at Rough Point

    series A Gilded Newport Mystery #4
    **A party guest hunts for a murderer at a New England mansion: “**Pleasantly twisty...will appeal to lovers of atmospheric country house mysteries.”—Publishers WeeklyIn glittering Newport, Rhode Island, status is everything. But despite being a poorer relation to the venerable Vanderbilts, Emma Cross has shaped her own identity—as a reporter and a sleuth.As the nineteenth century draws to a close, ... Read more

    $15.29 USD

  • Murder at Ochre Court

    series A Gilded Newport Mystery #6
    **The death of a debutante at her own coming-out party has high society on high alert: “**Maxwell has me hooked.”—Historical Novel SocietyIn the summer of 1898, reporter Emma Cross investigates a shocking death among the bright lights of Newport's high society . . .After a disappointing year as a society columnist for the Herald and staying with her more well-heeled Vanderbilt relatives in New ... Read more

    $15.99 USD

  • Murder at Marble House

    series A Gilded Newport Mystery #2
    **“**Delightful...Fans of Victoria Thompson or Deanna Raybourn are sure to enjoy dipping into this historical series.”—Library JournalWith the dawn of the twentieth century on the horizon, the fortunes of the venerable Vanderbilt family still shine brightly in the glittering high society of Newport, Rhode Island. But when a potential scandal strikes, the Vanderbilts turn to cousin and society page ... Read more

    $10.49 USD

  • Murder at Beechwood

    series A Gilded Newport Mystery #3
    An abandoned baby and a drowned robber baron have a lady reporter playing sleuth in this Gilded Age mystery set among New England’s high society.Having turned down the proposal of Derrick Andrews, Emma Cross has no imminent plans for matrimony—let alone motherhood. But when she discovers an infant left on her doorstep, she naturally takes the child into her care. Using her influence as a cousin to ... Read more

    $10.49 USD

  • Murder at Chateau sur Mer

    series A Gilded Newport Mystery #5
    A polo match turns perilous: “Fans of Victoria Thompson or Deanna Raybourn are sure to enjoy dipping into this historical series.”—Library JournalLate nineteenth-century Newport, Rhode Island, is home to some of America’s wealthiest citizens. For society reporter Emma Cross, a less well-heeled cousin to the illustrious Vanderbilts, trailing gossip and glamour will lead her straight into murder . . ... Read more

    $10.49 USD

  • A Silent Stabbing

    series A Lady and Lady's Maid Mystery #5
    As England recovers from its costly involvement in the Great War, Lady Phoebe Renshaw and her lady’s maid, Eva Huntford, find the steady comforts of their lives unsettled by a local case of murder . . .Eva is excited for a visit from her sister Alice, who lives in Suffolk with her husband and three children. But when Alice arrives alone, desiring a break from her family, Eva becomes concerned. Her ... Read more

    $15.99 USD

  • A Pinch of Poison

    series A Lady and Lady's Maid Mystery #2
    A posh girls’ school charity luncheon serves the headmistress her last meal in this historical mystery series set in post-WWI England.Lady Phoebe Renshaw—with the tireless assistance of her maid Eva Huntford—has organized a luncheon at her alma mater, the Haverleigh School for Young Ladies, to benefit wounded veterans of the Great War. She’s even encouraging the students to help with the cooking ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • Murder at the Breakers

    series A Gilded Newport Mystery #1
    In a historical mystery for Downton Abbey fans, a society reporter covers a killer party in Gilded Age Newport.Newport, Rhode Island, August 1895: She may be a less well-heeled relation, but as second cousin to millionaire patriarch Cornelius Vanderbilt, twenty-one-year-old Emma Cross is on the guest list for a grand ball at the Breakers, the Vanderbilts’ summer home. She also has a job to do ... Read more

    $1.99 USD

  • A Sinister Service

    series A Lady and Lady's Maid Mystery #6
    A trip to Staffordshire for Lady Phoebe Renshaw and her lady’s maid, Eva Huntford, leads to murder in a famed pottery works . . .Following the devastation of the Great War, England's noble class takes comfort in honoring tradition. To celebrate their grandparents' wedding anniversary, Lady Phoebe Renshaw and her siblings travel to Staffordshire to commission a china service bearing the Wroxly coat ... Read more

    $15.99 USD

  • Murder Most Malicious

    series A Lady and Lady's Maid Mystery #1
    “Downton Abbey fans will enjoy Maxwell’s evocative descriptions” of British post-WWI society in the first Lady and Lady’s Maid Mystery (Library Journal).December 1918: As a difficult year draws to a close, there is much to celebrate for nineteen-year-old Phoebe Renshaw and her three siblings at their beloved family estate of Foxwood Hall. The dreadful war is finally over; eldest daughter Julia’s ... Read more

    $15.29 USD

  • A Devious Death

    series A Lady and Lady's Maid Mystery #3
    While on a visit to a country estate, a lady and her maid “devise a clever plan to catch the killer” in this mystery set in post-WWI England (Kirkus).Lady Phoebe Renshaw and her sister Julia are eager for a summer getaway at High Head Lodge, their cousin Regina’s newly purchased estate. But they are not the only houseguests. Regina's mother and brother—bitter over the unequal distribution of her ... Read more

    $10.49 USD