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Historical Mysteries set in the Roaring Twenties

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Historical Mysteries Set in the Roaring Twenties
Bethany and/or Gere BooksTalks — all unknown (probably 2014/2015)
Presenter – Unknown

* – Set in the present day about a murder in the 1920s | Bold titles are part of an ongoing series | ~ – Set in the 1930s


River of Darkness
by Rennie Airth


The Darling Dahlias and the Cucumber Tree ~
by Susan Wittig Albert


Mark of the Lion
by Suzanne Arruda


Everything Under the Sky
by Matilde Asensi


Devil’s Garden
by Ace Atkins


The William Powell and Myrna Loy Murder Case
by George Baxt


Anything Goes ~
by Jill Churchill


The Winter Garden Mystery
by Carola Dunn


Frames *
by Loren Estleman


Carter Beats the Devil
by Glen David Gold


Cocaine Blues
by Kerry Greenwood


The Sleepwalkers
by Paul Grossman


Justice for None
by Gene Hackman


Touched
by Carolyn Haines


A Wild Surge of Guilty Passion
by Ron Hansen


The Jazz Bird
by Craig Holden


Straight Into Darkness
by Faye Kellerman


A Monstrous Regiment of Women
by Laurie R. King


Live by Night
by Dennis Lehane


The False Inspector Dew
by Peter Lovesey


Dandy Gilver and an Unsuitable Day for a Murder
by Catriona McPherson


Murder Me Now
by Annette Meyers


The Impersonator
by Mary Miley


The Winter Ghosts
by Kate Mosse


A Friendly Game of Murder
by J.J. Murphy


The Serpent on the Crown
by Elizabeth Peters


The Egyptologist
by Arthur Phillips


Rosa
by Jonathan Rabb


A Spear of Summer Grass
by Deanna Raybourn


The Other Typist
by Suzanne Rindell


Masquerade
by Walter Satterthwait


The Abominable
by Dan Simmons


Murder at Wrigley Field
by Troy Soos


The Return of Captain John Emmett
by Elizabeth Speller


The Haunting of Maddy Clare
by Simone St. James


The Light Between Oceans
by M.L. Stedman


The Shadow of the Shadow
by Paco Ignacio Taibo


The Mystery of the Cape Cod Tavern ~
by Phoebe Atwood


A Test of Wills
by Charles Todd


An Expert in Murder
by Nicola Upson


The Little Stranger
by Sarah Waters


Mortal Sins
by Penelope “Penn” Williamson


Maisie Dobbs
by Jacqueline Winspear


The Maid’s Version
by Daniel Woodrell



Resources:

www.stopyourekillingme/HistoryCats/1920s.html
Maisie Dobbs series handout for Just Desserts book group (through 2014)
Jade Del Cameron series handout for Just Desserts book group (also through 2014)
brerfox.tripod.com/1920s.html (not completely accurate)