After mesmerizing readers with her Victorian-era debut, THE SOLITARY HOUSE, Lynn Shepherd and her two brilliant detectives—Charles Maddox and his uncle—return in A FATAL LIKENESS, a mystery set in the chilling gothic atmosphere of the Romantics and their greatest creation, Frankenstein, centering on Mary Shelley and Percy Bysshe Shelley, and the madman who has them […]

It was our pleasure to have Melanie Benjamin join us at Library Journal’s The Digital Shift: Libraries, Ebooks and Beyond virtual conference. Melanie chatted with librarians about her fascinating new novel, The Aviator’s Wife, her writing process, and much more. Melanie is the author of the bestselling novels Alice I Have Been and The Autobiography […]

Today’s Lunch Lit excerpt is perfect for fans of Tana French and Stieg Larsson.  Harry Bingham’s mesmerizing thriller, Talking to the Dead, introduces a modern, unforgettable rookie cop whose past is as fascinating and as deadly as the crimes she investigates. It’s really good!  But don’t take our word for it.  The critics agree: “The […]

Whether being compared to Sherlock Holmes or Nancy Drew, she’s still “ONE OF THE MOST REMARKABLE CREATIONS IN RECENT LITERATURE.”  (USA Today)  Critics love Flavia de Luce and… A Red Herring Without Mustard By Alan Bradley Delacorte Hardcover On sale: 2/8/2011 ISBN: 978-0-385-34232-2 “This idiosyncratic heroine continues to charm.” —Wall Street Journal  “Think preteen Nancy […]