The Historical Inspiration for the Jack Pembroke Naval Thrillers by Justin Fox November 18, 2022

Justin Fox is the author of the Jack Pembroke Naval Thriller series: authentic British Navy war stories set during the Second World War..

The Absentee King is Out Now November 18, 2022

Congratulations to David Field, whose gripping historical saga, The Absentee King, is published today! The Absentee King is the fifth book in the Medieval Saga series..

The Wolf Hunt is Out Now November 7, 2022

Congratulations to Justin Fox, whose thrilling wartime adventure, The Wolf Hunt, is out now! The Wolf Hunt is the second book in the Jack Pembroke Naval Thriller series..

Happy Publication Day to Adele Jordan! November 4, 2022

Congratulations to Adele Jordan, whose thrilling Tudor adventure, The Royal Assassin, is published today! The Royal Assassin is the second book in the Kit Scarlett Tudor Mysteries series..

Nothing But The Truth is Out Now October 28, 2022

Congratulations to Simon Michael, whose page-turning gangland thriller, Nothing But The Truth, is published today! Nothing But The Truth is the eighth book in the Charles Holborne Legal Thrillers series..

A Treasonous Path is Published Today October 28, 2022

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Happy Publication Day to J. C. Briggs! October 28, 2022

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The Anne Boleyn Cypher is Out Now October 21, 2022

Congratulations to Phillipa Vincent-Connolly, whose fabulous Tudor adventure, The Anne Boleyn Cypher, is out now! The Anne Boleyn Cypher is the first book in the Timeless Falcon Dual Timeline series, a timeslip alternative history novel with a time-travelling protagonist set between the modern day and the Tudor period..

Death of a Poet is Published Today October 14, 2022

Congratulations to Keith Moray, whose gripping historical thriller, Death of a Poet, is published today! Death of a Poet is the first book in the Ancient Egypt Mystery series..

Rhythms of the Heart is Published Today! September 16, 2022

Congratulations to Ros Rendle, whose gorgeous contemporary romance, Rhythms of the Heart, is published today! Rhythms of the Heart is the first book in the Moondreams House series..

Heir to the Manor is Out Now September 9, 2022

Congratulations to Graham Ley, whose captivating French Revolution saga, Heir to the Manor, is out now! Devon and Brittany, 1796 As the conflict in France rages on, the Wentworth family — Anglo-French aristocrats — must find their place in a changing world..

Sherlock Holmes and the Ebony Idol is Out Now September 2, 2022

Congratulations to Linda Stratmann, whose gripping historical mystery, Sherlock Holmes and the Ebony Idol, is published today! Sherlock Holmes and the Ebony Idol is the third Victorian crime thriller in the Early Casebook of Sherlock Holmes series..

My Lady's Shadow is Published Today August 19, 2022

Congratulations to Coirle Mooney, whose page-turning Medieval drama, My Lady's Shadow, is published today! 1198, France Lady Maria of Turenne has long been engaged in a flirtation with Count Hugh La Marche..

Happy Publication Day to Adele Jordan! August 12, 2022

Congratulations to Adele Jordan, whose thrilling historical espionage novel, The Gentlewoman Spy, is published today! What happens when the spymaster’s right-hand man turns out to be a woman…? 1584, London Sir Francis Walsingham, spymaster to the Tudor Queen Elizabeth has trained Kit Scarlett since she was a girl..

The Dance of Death is Out Now August 5, 2022

Congratulations to C V Chauhan, whose page-turning serial killer thriller, The Dance of Death, is out now! The Dance of Death is the first book in the Inspector Sharma Thriller series..

The Wedding Killer is Out Now July 29, 2022

Congratulations to Michael Fowler, whose heart-pounding thriller, The Wedding Killer, is out now! The Wedding Killer is the second book in the Hamlet Mottrell Investigations series..

The Jane Seymour Conspiracy is Published Today July 20, 2022

Congratulations to Alexandra Walsh, whose page-turning historical saga, The Jane Seymour Conspiracy, is published today! The Jane Seymour Conspiracy is the fourth book in the Marquess House series, dual timeline conspiracy thrillers with an ingenious twist on a well-known period of Tudor and Stuart history..

Reaching For Tomorrow is Out Now July 15, 2022

Congratulations to Ros Rendle, whose moving love story, Reaching For Tomorrow, is out now! After years of marriage, Jen Lucas’s relationship with her husband, Mike, has begun to falter..

Happy Publication Day to Tanya Jean Russell! July 8, 2022

Congratulations to Tanya Jean Russell, whose heart-warming holiday romance, Summer at Rose Hall, is out now! Summer at Rose Hall is the fourth book in the Honeyford Romantic Holiday Reads series..

Sunsets and Happy Ever Afters is Published Today July 8, 2022

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Happy Publication Day to Amy Licence! June 24, 2022

Congratulations to Amy Licence, whose stunning Tudor saga, Dangerous Lady, is published today! 1528 At seventeen, Thomasin Marwood is plunged into court society when a husband is found for her elder sister, Cecilia..

An Uncivil War is Published Today June 17, 2022

Congratulations to David Field, whose dramatic medieval thriller, An Uncivil War, is published today! England, 1120 When Henry I dies with no legitimate male heir, the nation is thrown into chaos..

Happy Publication Day to Coirle Mooney! June 3, 2022

Congratulations to Coirle Mooney, whose enchanting Medieval drama, The Cloistered Lady, is published today! Eleanor of Aquitaine has been arrested for rebelling against her husband, King Henry II of England..

A Malignant Death is Out Now May 27, 2022

Congratulations to Charlie Garratt, whose gripping historical mystery, A Malignant Death, is published today! June, 1940 With most of Europe now in the brutal grip of the Second World War, James Given and his wife, Rachel, have been forced to give up their dream life in France to return to England..

The Road to Murder is Published Today May 20, 2022

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The Lying Dutchman is Out Now May 20, 2022

Congratulations to Graham Brack, whose fabulous historical mystery, The Lying Dutchman, is published today! The Lying Dutchman is the sixth book in the Master Mercurius series: atmospheric crime thrillers set in seventeenth-century Europe..

Happy Publication Day to Ros Rendle! May 13, 2022

Congratulations to Ros Rendle, whose moving contemporary romance, Sunflowers for Suzy, is published today! Having recently lost her mother, 38-year-old Suzy Summers is anxious to make a fresh start..

Traitor's Arrow is Published Today April 29, 2022

Congratulations to David Field, whose gripping medieval thriller, Traitor's Arrow, is published today! England, 1110 When King William Rufus of England is killed mysteriously during a hunting accident in the New Forest in 1100, his younger brother Henry, who had been present, loses no time in riding hard to claim both the Treasury and the crown..

The Baron Returns is Out Now April 15, 2022

Congratulations to Graham Ley, whose gripping historical saga, The Baron Returns, is out now! The Baron Returns is the first book in The Kergohan Regency Drama Series..

City of Death is Published Today April 15, 2022

Seán Gibbons' gritty, heart-pounding thriller, City of Death, is published today..

Writing Through Your Mental Health Struggles by Heidi Bitsoli April 14, 2022

When was the last time you sat down to just clear your head? While not all mental strain you might be under can be cured by writing, it’s one tool that can help in a big way..

See Them Die is Out Now April 8, 2022

Congratulations to Michael Fowler, whose gritty psychological thriller, See Them Die, is published today! Three years ago, forensic psychologist Dr Hamlet Mottrell’s life was completely destroyed when an intruder killed his wife and unborn child and slashed his wrists to make it look like a murder-suicide..

The Unwanted Corpse is Published Today April 6, 2022

Congratulations to Elizabeth Bailey, whose brilliantly written historical mystery, The Unwanted Corpse, is published today! The Unwanted Corpse is the eighth book in the Lady Fan Mystery series..

Sapere Books Sign a New Tudor Series by Phillipa Vincent-Connolly April 6, 2022

We are delighted to announce that we have signed a new dual timeline series set in the modern day and Tudor times by Phillipa Vincent-Connolly..

Remembering Bob Cornett by Kevin D. Randle April 5, 2022

We have received the very sad news that one of our authors, Bob Cornett, has passed away age 69..

Winners of the Sapere Books Writing Competition Announced! March 16, 2022

We are thrilled to announce that we have awarded winners in all six of the writing competition briefs that we set last year..

Love's Legacy is Out Now March 9, 2022

Congratulations to Natalie Kleinman, whose captivating Regency romance, Love's Legacy, is out now! When her father — a countryside reverend — dies suddenly, young Patience Worthington is left with no home and little money..

Happy Publication Day to David Field! March 4, 2022

Congratulations to David Field, whose thrilling Medieval saga, Conquest, is published today! It's 1065 and the Saxon kingdom is under threat of invasion at both ends..

The Divided Heart is Published Today February 23, 2022

Congratulations to Ros Rendle, whose breath-taking dual timeline saga, The Divided Heart, is published today! England, 1975 Having recently suffered heartbreak, twenty-five-year-old Heather Rawlins is ready to give up on love..

The Lady's Keeper is Out Now February 9, 2022

Congratulations to Coirle Mooney, whose enchanting Medieval romance, The Lady's Keeper, is out now! At Eleanor of Aquitaine’s palace in Poitiers, fourteen-year-old Lady Joanna of Agen is coming of age..

Happy Publication Day to Seán Gibbons! January 26, 2022

Congratulations to Seán Gibbons, whose darkly comic crime thriller, Find The Killer, is published today! Find The Killer is the third novel in the Ben Miller Crime Thriller series: hardboiled gangland novels set in Galway, Ireland..

Sapere Books Signs a Regency Drama Series by Graham Ley January 19, 2022

We are delighted to announce that we have signed up a new Regency series by Graham Ley..

The Final Shot Published Today January 19, 2022

Congratulations to Simon Michael, whose gripping thriller, The Final Shot, is published today! The Final Shot is the seventh crime novel in the Charles Holborne Legal Thrillers — gritty, hard-boiled mysteries set in 1960s London..

Mutiny on the Potemkin Published Today January 12, 2022

Congratulations to Tim Chant, whose exhilarating nautical action novel, Mutiny on the Potemkin, is published today! Mutiny on the Potemkin is the second book in the Marcus Baxter naval thriller series: action-packed, authentic historical adventures following former Royal Navy officer Marcus Baxter during the early 1900s..

Sherlock Holmes and the Explorers’ Club Published Today January 12, 2022

Congratulations to Linda Stratmann, whose fabulous historical mystery, Sherlock Holmes and the Explorers’ Club, is published today! Sherlock Holmes and the Explorers’ Club is the second Victorian crime thriller in the Early Casebook of Sherlock Holmes series..

Dead Drop Published Today December 29, 2021

Congratulations to Marilyn Todd, whose gripping historical mystery, Dead Drop, is published today! Dead Drop is the fourth book in the Julia McAllister Victorian Mystery series: thrilling British detective novels with a courageous woman sleuth at the centre..

All That Glitters Published Today December 22, 2021

Congratulations to David Field, whose thrilling historical saga, All That Glitters, is published today! All That Glitters is the final instalment of The Australian Saga Series, set in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries..

Summons to Murder Published Today December 22, 2021

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The Ghost of Glendale is Out Now December 20, 2021

Congratulations to Natalie Kleinman, whose sparkling Regency romance, The Ghost of Glendale, is out now! Having never been in love, twenty-four-year-old Phoebe Marcham has no interest in marriage..

Resistance of Love Published Today December 8, 2021

Congratulations to Ros Rendle, whose moving romantic saga, Resistance of Love, is published today! Resistance of Love is set in England and France before and during World War II, and is the second book in The Strong Family Historical Saga series..

Back Street Murder Publishing Today November 30, 2021

Congratulations to Seán Gibbons, whose gripping Irish crime thriller, Back Street Murder, is published today! Back Street Murder is the second novel in the Ben Miller Crime Thriller series: hardboiled gangland novels set in Galway..

Two Cosy Christmas Romances Published Today November 24, 2021

Congratulations to Tanya Jean Russell and Teresa F Morgan, whose sparkling Christmas romance novels are published today! Read on to find out more about each book..

Celebrating Lost Voices: Lynne Reid Banks November 12, 2021

In this blog series, Sapere Books spotlights authors whose books have gone out of print and whose work we are republishing, in an effort to revive the most vibrant and engaging voices of the past..

BAD BLOOD by Marilyn Todd September 24, 2021

Marilyn Todd is the author of the Julia McAllister Victorian Mystery series: historical murder mysteries with a courageous woman sleuth embarking on traditional British private investigations in nineteenth-century London..

Sapere Books Partners with Carbon Neutral Britain September 13, 2021

We are proud to announce that we have partnered with Carbon Neutral Britain to measure and offset our carbon footprint, to become Certified as a Carbon Neutral Business..

Crime Writers’ Association’s 2021 Sapere Books Historical Dagger Award Winner Revealed July 2, 2021

Sapere Books are proud to have sponsored the Crime Writers’ Association’s Historical Dagger Award, which is for the best historical crime novel set in any period at least 50 years prior to the year in which the prize is presented..

Researching for THE GIRL WITH FLAMING HAIR by Natalie Kleinman June 2, 2021

Natalie Kleinman is the author of THE RELUCTANT BRIDE and THE GIRL WITH FLAMING HAIR: glittering romantic adventures set in Regency England..

Sapere Books Sign a New Tudor Series by Amy Licence May 28, 2021

We are thrilled to announce that we have signed a new Tudor saga series by Amy Licence..

The Sapere Books Historical Dagger Award Shortlist 2021 May 20, 2021

Sapere Books are proud to be sponsoring the Crime Writers’ Association’s Historical Dagger Award, which is for the best historical crime novel set in any period at least 50 years prior to the year in which the prize is presented..

Sapere Books Signs a New Tudor Novel and a New Victorian Novel by Alexandra Walsh April 19, 2021

We are delighted to announce that we have signed up the fourth instalment of Alexandra Walsh’s captivating Marquess House Series – dual timeline conspiracy thrillers with ingenious twists on Tudor and Stuart history – as well as the next novel in her new Victorian series..

The Sapere Books Historical Dagger Award Longlist 2021 April 15, 2021

Sapere Books are proud to be sponsoring the Crime Writers’ Association’s Historical Dagger Award, which is for the best historical crime novel set in any period at least 50 years prior to the year in which the prize is presented..

Sapere Books Sign a New Medieval Saga Series by David Field April 12, 2021

Following the publication of David Field’s absorbing Esther & Jack Enright Mysteries, Tudor Saga Series and Carlyle & West Victorian Mysteries, we are delighted to have signed up his new Medieval Saga Series..

The Reluctant Bride by Natalie Kleinman March 29, 2021

Natalie Kleinman is the author of The Reluctant Bride, a glittering Regency romance with a strong-minded heroine at its heart..

Sapere Books Sign a New Crime Series by C V Chauhan March 15, 2021

We are delighted to announce that we have signed a new Leicester-based crime series by C V Chauhan..

The Sapere Books Popular Fiction Award Winner Revealed March 9, 2021

Sapere Books are proud to be sponsoring the Romantic Novelists’ Association’s Popular Fiction Award..

Sapere Books Signs a New Historical Mystery by Graham Brack February 8, 2021

Set in seventeenth-century Leiden, The Netherlands, Graham Brack’s funny and immersive Master Mercurius Mysteries follow Mercurius — a witty university lecturer-cum-sleuth..

The Sapere Books Popular Fiction Award Shortlist February 8, 2021

Sapere Books are proud to be sponsoring the Romantic Novelists’ Association’s Popular Fiction Award..

The Real-life Inspiration behind the Scorpion Squad Military Thrillers by Eric Helm December 18, 2020

The Scorpion Squad Military Thrillers follow an American Battalion fighting in the Vietnam War..

Sapere Books Sign a New Tudor Series by C P Giuliani November 30, 2020

We are delighted to announce that we have signed a new Tudor mystery series by C P Giuliani..

Celebrating Lost Voices: Geoffrey Davison November 13, 2020

In this blog series, Sapere Books spotlights authors whose books have gone out of print and whose work we are republishing, in an effort to revive the most vibrant and engaging voices of the past..

A Poem for Remembrance Day by Ronald Healiss November 11, 2020

Ronald Healiss is the author of ARCTIC RESCUE: A MEMOIR OF THE TRAGIC SINKING OF HMS GLORIOUS..

Sapere Books Sign a New Historical Crime Novel by Charlie Garratt October 26, 2020

Set in England during the Second World War, Charlie Garratt’s Inspector James Given Investigations follow a troubled detective as he uncovers the truth behind a series of suspicious deaths..

Crime Writers’ Association’s 2020 Sapere Books Historical Dagger Award Winner Revealed October 23, 2020

Sapere Books are proud to sponsor the Crime Writers’ Association’s Historical Dagger Award, which is for the best historical crime novel set in any period at least 50 years prior to the year in which the prize is presented..

Researching for A CANOPY OF STARS by Stephen Taylor October 12, 2020

Stephen Taylor is the author of A CANOPY OF STARS, a thrilling historical 19th century saga stretching from the legal courts of Georgian London to the Jewish ghetto in Frankfurt..

Sapere Books Sign Two Victorian Mysteries by Marilyn Todd October 7, 2020

Marilyn Todd’s witty and atmospheric Julia McAllister Victorian Mysteries follow a courageous female photographer-cum-sleuth as she investigates London’s shadiest characters..

Sapere Books Sign Three Thrillers by Gaynor Torrance September 28, 2020

Gaynor Torrance’s absorbing DI Jemima Huxley Thrillers follow a determined and resourceful female detective as she unravels gruesome crimes..

Sapere Books Sign a New Sherlock Holmes Series by Linda Stratmann September 24, 2020

Following the publication of Linda Stratmann’s sensational Mina Scarletti Mysteries – Victorian crime novels with a courageous woman sleuth at the centre – editorial director Amy Durant has signed up her exciting new series, which follows a young Sherlock Holmes..

Sapere Books Sign a New Historical Mystery by Elizabeth Bailey September 21, 2020

Elizabeth Bailey’s Regency-era Lady Fan Mysteries follow Ottilia, a courageous woman sleuth faced with gruesome deaths, buried scandals, witch hunts and more..

Sapere Books Signs a Regency Novel by Graham Ley September 16, 2020

We are delighted to announce that we have signed up a new Regency romance novel by Graham Ley..

A River, a Death and a Bicycle by Charlie Garratt September 15, 2020

When I wrote A Shadowed Livery, it didn’t occur to me that Inspector James Given would spawn a series, so I happily scribbled away with no thought of the future..

Sapere Books Sign Two New Historical Mysteries by J. C. Briggs September 11, 2020

J C Briggs’ gripping Charles Dickens Investigations follow the famous writer-turned-detective as he dives into the seedy underbelly of Victorian London..

The Beast of Barnwell by Michael Fowler September 9, 2020

Michael Fowler’s DS Hunter Kerr novel, SHADOW OF THE BEAST features a horrific serial killer..

Sapere Books Sign a New Victorian-era Novel by Alexandra Walsh September 7, 2020

Following the publication of Alexandra’s Walsh’s captivating Marquess House Trilogy – dual timeline conspiracy thrillers with ingenious twists on Tudor and Stuart history – editorial director Amy Durant has signed her fourth book..

Sapere Books Publishes a New Historical Mystery Series by Graham Brack August 31, 2020

Following the publication of Graham Brack’s darkly funny Josef Slonský Investigations – atmospheric police procedurals set in Prague – Sapere Books recently started publishing his Master Mercurius Mysteries: 17th century crime thrillers set in Leiden, The Netherlands..

Read the first chapter of A SHADOWED LIVERY, an intriguing historical mystery. August 27, 2020

Chapter One The taxi swung out of the avenue and I got my first view of Grovestock House, its blindingly white stucco frontage gleaming in the autumn sunlight..

Celebrating Lost Voices: Roger Longrigg August 26, 2020

Each month, Sapere Books spotlights an author whose books have gone out of print and whose work we are republishing, in an effort to revive the most vibrant and engaging voices of the past..

Sapere Books Sign Four Historical Sagas by Deborah Swift August 19, 2020

Following the publication of Deborah Swift’s extraordinary wartime sagas – PAST ENCOUNTERS and THE OCCUPATION – editorial director Amy Durant has signed four more of her books..

Stalked in Real Life by Gaynor Torrance August 17, 2020

It seems apt that I am writing this on the day that the A-level results are announced..

Submissions Call for Writers of Colour August 10, 2020

Sapere Books is always open for submissions, and we especially encourage writers of colour to send us their work..

The Sapere Books Historical Dagger Award Shortlist 2020 August 7, 2020

Sapere Books are proud to be sponsoring the Crime Writers’ Association’s Historical Dagger Award, which is for the best historical crime novel set in any period at least 50 years prior to the year in which the prize is presented..

Author Q&A with Stephen Taylor August 6, 2020

Stephen Taylor is the author of A CANOPY OF STARS, a thrilling historical 19th century saga stretching from the legal courts of Georgian London to the Jewish ghetto in Frankfurt..

Authors in Lockdown June 18, 2020

We recently had a digital meet-up with some of our authors to catch up on current projects and find out how lockdown has impacted their writing..

Sparkling Summer Reads by Lewis Cox June 11, 2020

This summer, settle down with a charming, classic love story by Lewis Cox – a master of the genre! ONE SPRING IN PARIS follows Caroline May, a young artist studying her craft in the city of love..

In Memory of Alan Williams June 10, 2020

We had very sad news back in April that one of our authors, Alan Williams, fell victim to COVID-19..

The Sapere Books Historical Dagger Award Longlist 2020 June 5, 2020

Sapere Books are proud to be sponsoring the Crime Writers’ Association’s Historical Dagger Award, which is for the best historical crime novel set in any period at least 50 years prior to the year in which the prize is presented..

Welcoming Three New Authors June 1, 2020

We are thrilled to announce that we have recently welcomed three brilliant new authors to our contemporary romance and historical fiction lists..

His Father’s Ghost by Linda Stratmann May 6, 2020

Linda Stratmann is the author of the MINA SCARLETTI INVESTIGATIONS, a traditional British detective series set in Victorian Brighton..

Distract Yourself with these Heart-Pounding Thrillers April 30, 2020

To help keep you entertained during quarantine we’ve put together a list of some of our most absorbing thrillers, featuring mysterious disappearances, historical conspiracies, ghostly dreams and more… Paternoster, Kim Fleet A compelling timeshift mystery, Paternoster moves between 18th Century and modern-day England..

Using Local History in ANOTHER YOU and ENDLESS SKIES by Jane Cable April 26, 2020

Jane Cable is the author of ANOTHER YOU and ENDLESS SKIES, modern romantic sagas that draw on the Second World War..

THE SANDAL CASTLE MEDIEVAL THRILLERS by Keith Moray March 30, 2020

Keith Moray is the author of the SANDAL CASTLE MEDIEVAL THRILLERS, historical murder mysteries set in Yorkshire..

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