Books by Wilder Perkins

HOARE AND THE MATTER OF TREASON by Wilder Perkins
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 1, 2001

"Lovers of sea stories and English history will be saddened that Perkins's death in 1999 has brought the series to an end."
England is still at war with Napoleon when the curtain rises on this third and final adventure for Captain Bartholomew Hoare (Hoare and the Headless Captains, 1999, etc.). Read full book review >
HOARE AND THE HEADLESS CAPTAINS by Wilder Perkins
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 1, 2000

"An excellent sequel that stands squarely on its own feet while creating an eager appetite for Hoare's third and final adventure."
The second (and, sadly, penultimate) volume in the series of maritime mysteries set during the Napoleonic Wars and featuring British Royal Navy officer Bartholomew Hoare, who in his first outing (Hoare and the Portsmouth Atrocities, 1998) was grievously wounded in combat. Read full book review >
HOARE AND THE PORTSMOUTH ATROCITIES by Wilder Perkins
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 9, 1998

"And Hoare is a beguiling hero whose painstakingly described feats aboard his small yacht will endear him to anyone with a love of sailing."
A new entry in the historical mystery genre—with a slightly different tack. Read full book review >