Books by Edith Maxwell

CHARITY'S BURDEN  by Edith Maxwell
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 8, 2019

"Plenty of suspects keep the pot bubbling as Maxwell examines the roots of the abortion controversy that continues to this day."
Murder poses difficult challenges for a compassionate 19th-century Quaker midwife in Massachusetts. Read full book review >
CALLED TO JUSTICE by Edith Maxwell
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 8, 2017

"An intriguing look at life in 19th-century New England, a heroine whose goodness guides all her decisions, and a mystery that surprises."
A 19th-century Quaker midwife faces daunting complications when a young woman is murdered. Read full book review >
DELIVERING THE TRUTH by Edith Maxwell
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 8, 2016

"In a departure from her organic farming cozies, Maxwell (Farmed and Dangerous, 2015, etc.) goes back to 1888 to launch a new series combining a highly competent mystery with the requisite period detail."
A 19th-century Quaker midwife discovers unexpected sleuthing talents. Read full book review >
FARMED AND DANGEROUS by Edith Maxwell
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: May 26, 2015

"Quirky characters, lots of organic farming tips, and a well-developed mystery make this Cam's best outing yet."
An organic farmer is a magnet for murder. Read full book review >
'TIL DIRT DO US PART by Edith Maxwell
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: May 27, 2014

"Cam's second is only a so-so mystery but a most enjoyable look at organic farming with some charming characters and cooking suggestions thrown in."
A death after a dinner party presents a new case for reluctant sleuth Cameron Flaherty. Read full book review >
TINE TO LIVE, A TINE TO DIE by Edith Maxwell
Released: May 28, 2013

"The first in a planned series offers plenty of organic gardening lore, characters too nice to kill anyone and a mystery guaranteed not to keep you up at night."
An organic farmer has a lot more than crop failure to worry about. Read full book review >