"EC2" wrote:Actually my post should read 'Went library trawling today.'
Came back with:
Mistress of the Art of Death - Arianna Franklin. 12thC murder mystery
The Nautical Chart - Arturo Perez-Revert - 'Lost treasure, love and betrayal on the High seas. Modern I think but with historical detail as it's about a Jesuit shipwreck.
State of the Union by Douglas Kennedy - starts in America in the 1960's and goes up to post 9/11 to judge from the blurb.
The Coffee Trader by David Liss - Amsterdam 1659
Gatty's Tale - Kevin Crossley Holland. YA. Pilgrimage to Jerusalem in 1203
Daughters of Fire. - Barbara Erskine. Roman/modern Timeslip caper
Contemporary stuff for the dh = PD James The Lighthouse and Crusader's Cross by James Lee Burke.
I have heard good things about The Lace Reader. I have it here to read shortly.
I went to the library tonight and picked up:
The Vizard Mask by Diana Norman
The Cavalier Case by Antonia Fraser - I didn't know she wrote fiction until just a few days ago so I am giving this one a go.
Everything and the Moon by Julia Quinn
It by Stephen King - I have been challenged to read it. I have never read any Stephen King before.
Knitting by Anne Bartlett - on Pat's rec
His Wicked Kiss by Gaelen Foley
The Lieutenant by Kate Grenville - her newest HF novel.