I don’t know about you, but I love snuggling up with a historical mystery book. Take away the modern magic of DNA testing and forensic labs and you’re left with just wits and logic to try and solve heinous crimes. Historical mysteries offer us the finest (fictional) minds to stop poisoners, axe murderers and knife wielding Jack the Ripper types in their tracks.
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We have put our deerstalker hat on, got our magnifying glass out and detected some historical mystery books for you to add to your reading lists. They veer from light hearted romps through Regency ballrooms to the seedy backstreets and harsh realities of life in previous centuries. No matter what you’re mood is, we have the historical mystery for you in our list.
If you are a Kindle Unlimited subscriber, we also have a section on the fantastic historical mystery books we have found which are available on Kindle Unlimited.
Historical Mystery Books We’re Excited About
Historical Mystery books Available on Kindle Unlimited*
*These historical mystery books were all available on Kindle Unlimited at the time of posting.