Fate of a Flapper by Susanna Calkins

1929 Chicago—Gina Ricci, cigarette girl at the Third Door speakeasy receives a call from her cousin, police officer Nancy Doyle. Nancy asks Gina (who’s an photographer on the side) to go to the scene of a murder an photograph the body. Gina is shocked to find that she recognizes the victim as one of two …

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The Woman in the Water by Charles Finch

Charles Lenox, the younger son of an earl, has chosen to become a consulting detective. Not something in keeping with the conventions of the time or place, that being Victorian London. Yet to even have a case, Lenox, with the aid of his valet Graham, daily scours London’s newspapers for reports and signs of criminal …

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