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Crooked in His Ways by S. M. Goodwin
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Sep 07, 2021 | ISBN 9781643857442

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Praise for Crooked His Ways:
“A tantalizing mystery . . . Goodwin’s pace befits the period.”
—Kirkus Reviews

“This fantastic detective novel has plenty of twists and turns.”
Midwest Book Review

Praise for Absence of Mercy:

“A hero you’ll root for from the very first page!”
—Deanna Raybourn, New York Times bestselling author of the Veronica Speedwell mysteries

“With captivating characters, luscious writing and intrigue around every corner, S.M. Goodwin’s debut historical mystery is destined to be among the most talked about of the year. Rich. Resonant. Enigmatic. Just a fantastic, fantastic read!” 
—Darynda Jones, New York Times bestselling author of the Charley Davidson series

“A historical mystery tour-de-force.”
—Sherry Thomas, USA Today bestselling author of the Lady Sherlock mysteries

“A stellar debut with a fascinating hero, an atmospheric setting, and riveting plot. If you enjoy Anne Perry’s books, you’ll love S.M. Goodwin’s Absence of Mercy.”
—Vanessa Kelly, USA Today bestselling author

“A captivating sleuth, a diabolical plot, and a vivid sense of place and time.”
—Dianne Freeman, award-winning author of the Countess of Harleigh mystery series

“Well-drawn characters and a gruesome plot make this a series debut that will appeal to hardened mystery fans.”
—Tessa Harris, award-winning author of the Dr. Thomas Silkstone mysteries
“A fabulous launch to what is sure to be a long-running series!” 
—Edwin Hill, Edgar and Agatha Award-nominated author of Watch Her
“S.M. Goodwin knows how to make history come alive on pages that you just want to keep turning!”
—Carol Potenza, award-winning author of Hearts of the Missing

“Goodwin’s series kickoff offers a colorful, panoramic view of old New York and introduces a provocative sleuthing team.”
Kirkus Reviews

“Fans of gritty historicals will be eager for more.”
—Publishers Weekly

“An ingeniously clued and perfectly executed plot…a must-read noir historical mystery.”

“This fantastic detective novel has plenty of twists and turns…Eagerly awaiting the next in the series.”
—Midwest Book Review

“An intricately plotted and smartly conceived mystery… Readers will eagerly await the return of Jasper and Hy Law.” 
—Historical Novel Society

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