Book List in Order:19 titles

  • Oscar Wilde and Arthur Conan Doyle are recruited to track down Jack the Ripper in a novel that is at once a gripping detective story and a witty portrait of two of the most brilliant Victorian minds.London, 1894. When it appears that the notorious ...


  • A seasonal anthology of Christmas-themed writings to savour during the highs and lows of Christmas Day.This delightful anthology—described in Gyles Brandreth’s introduction as “a plum pudding stuffed with good things”—offers an array of wr...


  • London. 1894. 'I am not a detective, chief constable.' 'No, but you are a poet, a freemason and a man of the world. All useful qualifications for the business in hand.' So says Police Chief Macnaghten to Oscar Wilde, in a Che...


  • Oscar Wilde has fled to France after his release from Reading Gaol. Tonight he is sharing a drink and the story of his cruel imprisonment with a mysterious stranger. Oscar has endured the treadmill, solitary confinement, censored letters, no writing ...


  • Oscar Wilde and the Vatican Murders opens in 1892, as an exhausted Arthur Conan Doyle retires to a spa in Germany with a suitcase full of fan mail. But his rest cure does not go as planned. The first person he encounters is Oscar Wilde, and the two f...


  • Oscar Wilde and the Vampire Murders opens in 1890, at a glamorous party hosted by the Duke and Duchess of Albemarle. All of London's high society -- including the Prince of Wales -- are in attendance at what promises to be the event of the season. Ye...


  • Playwright and raconteur Oscar Wilde embarks on another adventure as he sets sail for America in the 1880s on a roller coaster of a lecture tour. But the adventure doesn't truly begin until Oscar boards an ocean liner headed back across the Atlantic ...



  • The second witty installment in an astonishingly authentic historical mystery series featuring detective Oscar Wilde and his partner in crime, Arthur Conan Doyle It's 1892, and Wilde is the toast of London, riding high on the success of his play Lad...






  • One of Britain's premier royal biographers pens the first in a series of fiendishly clever and stylish historical murder mysteries Lovers of historical mystery will relish this chilling Victorian tale based on real events and cloaked in authenticity...






  • It's Michelle's birthday and she's feeling sorry for herself. She doesn't feel well and, what's worse, she doesn't like any of her birthday presents. They are all boring - especially her bedroom slippers. In fact, they are magic slippers that can tal...


  • Romantic hero and occasional hell-raiser, Richard Faber was an old-fashioned star. Touching 30, he meets Maisie Rivers, not yet 16 and dangerously beautiful. Together they become the golden couple of their day until their spectacular fall....



  • Nick Saint, a 28-year-old teacher at a private school in South Carolina doesn't know who he is or where he comes from. He has no papers, no passport and no past, but when he meets a psychotherapist called Kirsty, the two fall in love and set out on a...