Books by Chris Nickson

FAIR AND TENDER LADIES by Chris Nickson
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: Jan. 1, 2014

"To Nickson's customary historical detail and social commentary, Nottingham's latest adventure adds twists that may leave fans stunned."
The time is 1734, the place Leeds, the problem multiple murders. Read full book review >
AT THE DYING OF THE YEAR by Chris Nickson
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: July 1, 2013

"Despite the relative dearth of mystery, this case for Nottingham (Come the Fear, 2012, etc.) is a wicked good combination of history and social commentary."
The Constable of Leeds investigates the most horrifying case of his long career. Read full book review >
COME THE FEAR by Chris Nickson
Released: Jan. 1, 2013

"Nottingham's fourth (The Constant Lovers, 2012, etc.) is a police procedural with a nicely detailed historical setting, the obligatory social commentary and a middling mystery."
A fire in a house that stands empty in 1733 reveals the charred corpse of a pregnant woman. Read full book review >
THE CONSTANT LOVERS by Chris Nickson
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: May 1, 2012

"Nottingham's third (Cold, Cruel Winter, 2011, etc.) does not provide a very challenging mystery but is worth reading for the details of life in 18th-century Leeds."
His investigation into the death of a young woman stretches to the limit the meager resources of Richard Nottingham, Constable of Leeds. Read full book review >
COLD CRUEL WINTER by Chris Nickson
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: Nov. 1, 2011

"Nickerson's follow-up to Broken Token (2010) is an exciting tale that explores the vast gulf between the rich and poor while delivering a first-rate mystery."
The bitter cold winter of 1732 is a season of death in Leeds. Read full book review >
SUPERHERO by Chris Nickson
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 1, 1998

"650)."
Shoddy flummery masquerading as biography. Read full book review >