Book List:14 titles
  • Married for twenty years to Edward Berry, Lyddie is used to the trials of being a whaler's wife in the Cape Cod village of Satucket, Massachusetts--running their house herself during her husband's long absences at sea, living with the daily uncertain...


  • Carlisle Brown and her twin sister Bentley had seemed like average teenagers when Peter Bartholomew hired them to work in his shop, but when Bentley turns up dead in the cool New England surf, Peter sets out to solve the crime...


  • Peter Bartholomew's plan to romance his ex-wife Connie takes a detour when the couple discovers the bodies of two wealthy spinster sisters, and Peter uncovers family secrets as he seeks the truth about the murder. Original....


  • Overburdened odd-job entrepreneur Peter Bartholomew is drawn into an undercover investigation in which he must protect fragile new bride Claire Simmons from a killer who may be among the people closest to her. Original....


  • Pete Bartholomew's sister invites him and his ex-wife on a whale-watching cruise with her obnoxious boyfriend, but the boyfriend turns up dead, the radio is sabotaged, and they are trapped on a boat with an unknown killer. Original....


  • On the eve of the Revolutionary War, a young woman is caught between tradition and independence, family and conscience, loyalty and love, in this spellbinding novel from the author of The Widow's War and Bound Jane Clarke leads a simple yet rich l...



  • From the critically acclaimed author of "The Widow's War" comes a captivating work of literary historical fiction that explores the tenuous relationship between a brilliant and complex father and his devoted daughter--Thomas Jefferson and Martha Jeff...


  • The tree was bedecked for the party in swing, and jack-of-all-trades Peter Bartholomew was outside looking in--as his ex-wife Connie kissed Newby Dillingham under the mistletoe. That's when the sniper struck, killing the popular bait and tackle shop ...






  • PETER BARTHOLOMEW'S FIRM SPECIALIZED IN ODD JOBS, BUT DISCOVERING DEAD BODIES WAS NOT ALL IN A DAY'S WORK Pete's company did just about anything that needed doing on the Cape Hook island of Nashtoba. He'd been all set to catalogue books up at Edna...


  • Peter and Connie Bartholomew are stunned when their young ward, Lucy, stumbles upon a human skull that turns out to belong to Peter's former flame, Susan Jameson, who vanished fifteen years earlier, a case that becomes complicated by the discovery of...


  • Taking a second stab at marital bliss, Pete and Connie Bartholomew receive a phone call from the police chief of the Massachusetts island where they are spending their honeymoon, alerting them to a sex scandal and murder back home. Original....



  • Alice Cole spent her first seven years living in two smoky, crowded rooms in London with her family. But a new home and a better life waited in the colonies, or so her father promised--a bright dream that turned to ashes when her brothers and mother ...