azw3 |eng | 2016-09-23 | Author:Sophie Lynbrook

SEVEN Mr. Darcy stood alone in the middle of a small, dark cell which smelled of damp stone. Its only piece of furniture was a narrow bed, scarcely more than ...
( Category: Historical October 1,2023 )
epub |eng | 2023-03-14 | Author:Sherry Thomas [Thomas, Sherry]

Sunlight rained down from an aquamarine sky. The breeze was brisk, yet left a tantalizing hint of warmth on the skin. Stewards and stewardesses circulated about, serving jam biscuits and ...
( Category: Historical October 1,2023 )
epub |eng | 2012-06-15 | Author:Skip Tucker [Tuicker, Skip]

15 Nothing Could Be Finah Rabe Canon looked to his left at Carolina Lee, asleep on the pillow next to his own. Her long butterscotch hair was tousled after the ...
( Category: Historical September 27,2023 )
epub |eng | 2023-08-29 | Author:Emily Brightwell [Brightwell, Emily]

* * * • • • Constable Griffiths knew that the inspector was counting on him. This wasn’t the first time he’d been left in charge, but truth to tell, ...
( Category: Historical September 20,2023 )
epub |eng | 2023-09-05 | Author:T. E. Kinsey [Kinsey, T. E.]

John Nurse had seemed bold and confident as he announced Blackmore’s murder at the Dog and Duck, but here in the cluttered scoutmaster’s office he seemed much less sure of ...
( Category: Historical September 18,2023 )
epub |eng | | Author:Bill A. Brier

CHAPTER 25 Two hours before the noon ceremony began, Bucky stood with one foot on the bus bench overlooking the growing crowd and reloaded his camera. Music had kicked in ...
( Category: Historical September 17,2023 )
epub |eng | 2023-05-01 | Author:Cecelia Tichi [Tichi, Cecelia]

Chapter Nineteen THE KIDDS’ BROUGHAM SPED us to Kiddwood without a moment’s time to think or talk. We held hands. I tried to recall the young woman in the white ...
( Category: Historical September 16,2023 )
epub |eng | 2023-06-20 | Author:Anna Lee Huber [Huber, Anna Lee]

Chapter 16 I encountered Gage striding down the corridor toward his father’s bedchamber as I was leaving it. He slowed his steps, waiting for us to approach. His hair was ...
( Category: Historical September 15,2023 )
epub |eng | 2023-05-23 | Author:Mary Logue [Logue, Mary]

( Category: Historical September 15,2023 )
epub |eng | 2022-11-10 | Author:Maureen Jennings

I read it aloud. Stephen actually groaned. “What has happened to him?” I had no answer. “If he can send a telegram, he is all right.” “How can you be ...
( Category: Historical September 15,2023 )
epub |eng | 2023-01-19 | Author:Julie McElwain

24 Sam Kelly stared at the black-painted door with something approaching trepidation. The tavern’s name was Ye Olde Beelzebub—appropriate, he thought, considering it was one of the most notorious flash ...
( Category: Historical September 15,2023 )
epub |eng | | Author:John Dickson Carr

CHAPTER XI That was the night of Saturday, April twenty-eighth. On Sunday morning it was past noon before Inspector Graham could reach Dr. Gideon Fell. For many persons it had ...
( Category: Historical September 15,2023 )
epub |eng | | Author:Martin Edwards

* * * Trueman shaved in his room above the bar before going downstairs. He felt crushed by a sense of failure. Daphne had put the name of his mythical ...
( Category: Historical September 15,2023 )
epub |eng | | Author:Catherine Coles [Coles, Catherine]

8 We enquired at the doctor’s surgery to be told, in no uncertain terms, by his wife, Vera, that her husband was far too busy to speak to us. In ...
( Category: Historical September 15,2023 )
epub |eng | 2017-07-27 | Author:Eleanor Arnason

( Category: Historical September 14,2023 )