eBook-Tipp: Oscar Wilde – Historische Krimis von Gyles Brandreth

Gyles Brandreth , geb. 1948 ist ein britischer Rundfunkjournalist, Schauspieler, ehemaliges Parlamentsmitglied und Autor. In dieser Serie löst Oscar Wilde mit Arthur Conan Doyle und anderen Zeitgenossen Kriminalfälle.

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Oscar Wilde and the Candlelight Murders

Historischer Krimi von Gyles Brandreth

London, 1889. Oscar Wilde, celebrated poet, wit, playwright and raconteur is the literary sensation of his age. All Europe lies at his feet. Yet when he chances across the naked corpse of sixteen-year-old Billy Wood, posed by candlelight in a dark stifling attic room, he cannot ignore the brutal murder.

Band 1 der Serie. “An amiably enjoyable Victorian murder mystery” (Sunday Times) (47 Rezensionen / 3,8 Sterne), 372 Seiten noch günstig?

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Oscar Wilde and the Ring of Death

Historischer Krimi von Gyles Brandreth

‚I see murder in this unhappy hand!‘ When Mrs Robinson, palmist to the Prince of Wales, reads Oscar Wilde’s palm she cannot know what she has predicted. Nor can Oscar know what he has set in motion when, that same evening, he proposes a game of ‚Murder‘ in which each of his Sunday Supper Club guests must write down those whom they would like to kill.

Band 2 der Serie. „Gyles Brandreth has done a great job with this continuing series…I’m wild about Wilde“ (Birmingham Sunday Mercury) (26 Rezensionen / 4,3 Sterne), 448 Seiten noch günstig?

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Oscar Wilde and the Nest of Vipers

Historischer Krimi von Gyles Brandreth

The story opens in the spring of 1890 at a glamorous reception hosted by the Duke and Duchess of Albemarle. All London’s haut monde is there, including the Prince of Wales, who counts the Albemarles as close friends. Although it is the first time Oscar and Bertie have met, Oscar seems far more interested in Rex LaSalle, a young actor, who disarmingly claims to be a vampire.

Band 4 der Serie. „Bram Stoker is put into the mix as well and his Dracula format is adopted with various note books and journals from different characters telling the story.“ (Leser) (22 Rezensionen / 4,1 Sterne), 460 Seiten noch günstig?

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Oscar Wilde and the Vatican Murders

Historischer Krimi von Gyles Brandreth

In 1892 Arthur Conan Doyle, exhausted by his creation Sherlock Holmes, retires to the spa at Bad Homburg. But his rest cure does not go as planned. The first person he encounters is Oscar Wilde, and when the two friends make a series of macabre discoveries amongst the portmanteau of fan mail Conan Doyle has brought to answer – a severed finger, a lock of hair and finally an entire severed hand – the game is once more afoot.

Band 5 der Serie. „A skilfully-written, amusing and very entertaining tale that brings Oscar Wilde, outlandish dress, bon mots and all, vividly to life.“ (Leser) (25 Rezensionen / 4,3 Sterne), 364 Seiten noch günstig?

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