Past Crimes

Past Crimes

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Past Crimes by Ashley Gardner, Jennifer Ashley

Step into the past through three historical mysteries that reach from Imperial Rome to Victorian London.

A Soupçon of Poison
(Kat Holloway Victorian Mysteries)

Kat Holloway, a young cook, highly sought after by the wealthy of Victorian London, becomes embroiled in murder and must clear her name. Only the mysterious Daniel McAdam, who is much more than he seems, can come to her aid.

Blood Debts
(Leonidas the Gladiator Mysteries)

Leonidas, freedman, once the most popular gladiator in Rome and champion of the games, now must fight for his life outside the arena. A man who owed him money was murdered, and Leonidas is a prime suspect. With the assistance of Cassia, daughter of a Greek scribe who has been bestowed upon him as his slave, Leonidas fights for justice in the back lanes of Imperial Rome.

The Necklace Affair
(Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries)

Captain Lacey agrees to help a society matron discover what has become of her cherished diamond necklace and to clear her maid, who has been arrested for its theft. Lacey quickly becomes enmeshed in scandal and past secrets, and finds himself competing with the underworld criminal, James Denis, for the necklace's retrieval.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940158730887
Publisher: JA / AG Publishing
Publication date: 07/17/2017
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 370
Sales rank: 1,253
File size: 795 KB

About the Author

USA Today bestselling author Ashley Gardner is a pseudonym for NYT bestselling author Jennifer Ashley. Ashley is the author of the Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries series and the Leonidas the Gladiator series. She also writes the Kat Holloway Victorian (Below Stairs) Mysteries as Jennifer Ashley.

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Past Crimes 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 12 reviews.
Anonymous 10 months ago
Had read another Captain Lacey mystery and throughly enjoyed this one. Would recommend to mystery livers, especially with the historical background of the setting and characters.
Anonymous 7 months ago
What a wonderful well written book. I could read this authors books forever and not be happier. A must for all historical fans.
Anonymous 4 days ago
an intrigulng look at an earlier time. well written!
Anonymous 11 days ago
I enjoyed reading this collection of historical crimes of several different periods. Good characters and stories.
Anonymous 3 months ago
The first story was slow and i only read the first page of the second book. Bummed I couldn't get into it.
Anonymous 4 months ago
Look forward to every one after. Stay up late just to finish.
Anonymous 4 months ago
The third was the best. All are with English terminology and a bit trying at times. Interesting characters in all three stories.
Anonymous 5 months ago
Enjoyed all three.
Anonymous 6 months ago
Good read kept me guessing till the end
Anonymous 6 months ago
I really enjoyed reading everything.
Anonymous 7 months ago
This book is a set of three mystery novellas guaranteed to keep you guessing and turning the page. There are three different series represented, and each is as fascinating as the next. A definite must read.
Anonymous 7 months ago
Good stories, well told.