Books You Might Enjoy if you Like This Year’s Book
Recommended Reads for Amy Stewart
Lady Cop Makes Trouble / Amy Stewart
Amy Stewart returns with another adventure featuring the fascinating, feisty, and unforgettable Kopp sisters. After besting (and arresting) a ruthless silk factory owner and his gang of thugs in Girl Waits with Gun, Constance Kopp became one of the nation’s first deputy sheriffs.
Miss Kopp’s Midnight Confessions / Amy Stewart
In the third Kopp Sisters novel, Deputy sheriff Constance Kopp is outraged to see young women brought into the Hackensack jail over dubious charges of waywardness, incorrigibility, and moral depravity.
Maisie Dobbs / Jacqueline Winspear
Private detective Maisie Dobbs investigates the reappearance of a dead man who turns up at a cooperative farm called the Retreat that caters to men recovering their health after World War I.
Girl in Disguise / Greer Macallister
Widowed and in need of a job, Kate Warne convinces Allan Pinkerton that a female detective can go places and do things a male detective cannot.
The Alice Network: A Novel / Kate Quinn
It’s 1947 and American college girl Charlie St. Clair is pregnant, unmarried, and on the verge of being thrown out of her very proper family. She’s also nursing a fervent belief that her beloved French cousin Rose, who disappeared in Nazi-occupied France during the war, might still be alive somewhere.
The Beekeeper’s Apprentice / Laurie R. King
What would happen if Sherlock Holmes, a perfect man of the Victorian age–pompous, smug, and misogynistic–were to come face to face with a twentieth-century female? If she grew to be a partner worthy of his great talents?
Second Street Station / Lawrence H. Levy
A historical mystery featuring the witty and wily Mary Handley, the first woman detective in Brooklyn, as she tries to prove herself in a man’s world while solving a high profile murder.
Come Hell or Highball / Maia Chance
31-year-old society matron Lola Woodby has survived her loveless marriage with an unholy mixture of highballs, detective novels, and chocolate layer cake, until, her husband dies suddenly, leaving her his fortune…or so Lola thought.
Crossing the Horizon / Laurie Notaro
Soar back to the fearless in a stunning historical novel that tells the true, little-known story of three aviatrixes in a race to be the first woman to fly across the Atlantic.
A Study in Scarlet Women / Sherry Thomas
Sherry Thomas turns the story of the renowned Sherlock Holmes upside down. With her inquisitive mind, Charlotte Holmes has never felt comfortable with the demureness expected of the fairer sex in upper class society. When the city is struck by a trio of unexpected deaths and suspicion falls on her sister and her father, Charlotte is desperate to find the true culprits and clear the family name.