The year is 1912 and ladies maid Jane Prescott is preparing
to travel to
Long Island with the Benchley family for Louise's upcoming
Louise is marrying William Tyler, whose uncle, Charles
Tyler, is New
York's Deputy Commissioner. Their wedding will take place at
home. Alas Read more...
Irene Van Beck has had enough of working for a traveling
burlesque show. She has a plan, and together with fellow
dancer Millie Martin, she is ready to start a new life.
Tagging along with them is comedian Henry Weiss, and soon
they are off to Hollywood on the next Read more...
Sebastian St. Cyr is not especially sad when Lord Ashworth is found
brutally murdered. The man was a menace and Sebastian suspects that
he was involved with the kidnapping and murder of Street Children. He
just couldn't prove anything. And, he couldn't stop his niece Stephanie
from marrying Read more...
Lucy Brewer is a young woman who returns home to Lake Sackett,
Georgia after the death of her husband. She has decided to raise her
young son in her hometown and transform the local meat shop into a
bakery. Her best friend since childhood, Duffy McCready, is now
divorced from Read more...
Aaron and Bridge Quinlan's father has died and they are now traveling
to meet their mother and sister Franny at a huge property in the Pacific
Northwest to participate in the reading of his will. All of them are
confused when they learn that to claim their inheritance, they Read more...
Alice has taken young Oren and fled an abusive relationship. They
arrive in Delphi, NY in the middle of a snowstorm and are taken in by
Mattie, a social worker. Mattie breaks all her rules when she brings
them home to her instead of a local shelter. But the bad Read more...
Assistant DA Alexandra Cooper is faced with trying to bring
down a very powerful man in BLOOD OATH, a man that years ago
groomed a young witness in a case. Now Lucy, the young
woman, wants the man who used her brought to justice. But,
how to prove what really Read more...
Two young bartenders are found dead in the Barking Fog Inn and it's up
to Crimson Lake's most notorious private detectives to take on the
case: disgraced former police detective Ted Conkaffey and convicted
murderer Amanda Pharell. Together they will work this case with DI Pip
Sweeney. Meanwhile Read more...
Ex-Justice Department operative, Cotton Malone has traveled to Lake
Como, Italy in the hunt for some legendary letters between Winston
Churchill and Benito Mussolini that disappeared at Mussolini's death. It
is said that these letters could re-write history if they were ever found.
However, for Malone will Read more...
Elise Sontag's life changes drastically in 1943 is sent, together with her
family to an internment camp in Texas. Her father, who has been a legal
US citizen for almost twenty years, is accused of being a Nazi
sympathizer. Elise meets Mariko Inoue, a Japanese-American girl at the Read more...
Veronica Speedwell is back in a new adventure where she
has to solve the mystery of a bride that disappeared
after the wedding. Together with her colleague Stoker and
his brother are they guests on a remote island off the
tip of Cornwall. And, all the other guests on the Read more...
Detective P.T. Marsh has been on a downward spiral since the deaths of
his wife and son, mostly drinking his life away. Now he may have killed
someone... He's just not sure because he can't remember much from
the night before, only that he helped an exotic Read more...
Alice Roosevelt, the oldest daughter of Theodore Roosevelt,
was only two days old when her mother died. Her father was
unable to cope with the situation of his wife's death and
handed over Alice to his sister Anna. He would later remarry
and father several more children. Alice meanwhile Read more...
A young woman is killed in the downtown of Savannah and for
crime reporter Harper McClain this murder is especially
brutal. She knows the victim; she worked at the bar where
Harper's best friend is working. For Harper, it becomes
personal to find the killer, but there are no Read more...
Marian Engström loves working with rescue dogs to help protect
endangered wildlife. In a new assignment to northern Alberta, Marian is
assigned to work with Tate, who she eventually falls in love with. But
months later on a different assignment, Marian is blindsided when she
learns Tate has been Read more...
An up-and-coming local college athlete is accused and sent to prison
for rape, with DNA evidence to prove it. However, soon after another
rape occurs, and the same DNA is found. How can this be? No person,
unless they are identical twins, can have the same DNA. And Read more...
THE HUNTRESS is the story about
Nina Markova, an female Russian bomber pilot that has joined forces
with Ian Graham an English journalist to hunt down a deadly Nazi
murderess known as the Huntress. The Huntress managed to get away
after several heinous Read more...
AMERICAN DUCHESS tells the fictional story of Consuelo
Vanderbilt. In 1895 Consuelo wed the Duke of Marlborough.
This was not a love match; she was already in love with
another man. She only went to the altar after being bullied
relentlessly by her mother, Alva. The marriage was a
business Read more...
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