Historical Mysteries and Thrillers

Historical mysteries and thrillers ranging from pre-history to the mid 1900s (plus or minus); includes Golden Age

Coming Soon: The Conjure-Man Dies by Rudolph Fisher (review)

I wish the author had been able to write more mysteries before he died… The Conjure-Man Dies is a piece of history:  its introduction says it’s the first detective novel written by an African-American.   That tends to put it under a bright spotlight, and might make it hard for the book to live up to …

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