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Sarah Brandt, a midwife in turn-of-the-20th-century New York City, in the Gaslight Mysteries:
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Murder on Astor Place
A Gaslight Mystery
Victoria Thompson - May 01, 1999
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After a routine delivery, midwife Sarah Brandt visits her patient in a rooming house and discovers that another boarder, a young girl, has been killed. At the request of Sergeant Frank Malloy, she searches the girl's room, and discovers that the victim is from one of the most prominent families in New York and the sister of an old friend. The power...
Book 2
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Murder on St. Mark's Place
A Gaslight Mystery
Victoria Thompson - Mar 01, 2000
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As a midwife in the turn-of-the-century tenements of New York City, Sarah Brandt has seen suffering and joy, birth and death-and even murder. And the crime ridden streets of the teeming city offer little relief from either.Thinking she has been summoned by German immigrant Agnes Otto to usher a new life into the world, Sarah Brandt is greeted by th...
Book 3
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Murder on Gramercy Park
A Gaslight Mystery
Victoria Thompson - Mar 01, 2001
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As a midwife in the turn-of-the-century tenements of New York City, Sarah Brandt has seen her share of suffering and joy, birth and death. Now, she learns that crime doesn’t discriminate, when the highest echelons of society are rocked by murder… A Gaslight MysteryAt a summons from Detective Sergeant Frank Malloy, Sarah arrives at the elegant home ...
Book 4
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Murder on Washington Square
A Gaslight Mystery
Victoria Thompson - Apr 02, 2002
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Turn-of-the-century New York City midwife Sarah Brandt and Detective Sergeant Frank Molloy are thrust into a twisted case of murder—when a seductress falls victim to her own charades....
Book 5
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Murder on Mulberry Bend
A Gaslight Mystery
Victoria Thompson - Mar 04, 2003
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Sarah Brandt, a midwife in turn-of-the-century New York City, has seen more than her share of joy and sorrow, birth and death. Now she will see for the first time how the squalor of the streets can breed madness and murder…The Prodigal Son Mission on Mulberry Bend stands as a refuge for girls who otherwise would have to live by selling the only thi...
Book 6
#6
Murder on Marble Row
A Gaslight Mystery
Victoria Thompson - Jun 07, 2005 (first published in 2004)
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When an explosion kills wealthy industrialist Gregory Van Dyke, Police Commissioner Teddy Roosevelt presumes that anarchists are responsible and personally asks Detective Sergeant Frank Malloy to track them down. Malloy is up to the challenge - but he faces a different kind of challenge when he encounters Sarah Brandt paying a condolence call on th...
Book 7
#7
Murder on Lenox Hill
A Gaslight Mystery
Victoria Thompson - Jun 06, 2006 (first published in 2005)
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When the affluent Lintons of Lenox Hill summon Sarah Brandt to examine their teenage daughter, their worst fear is confirmed: she is with child. The pregnancy is a mystery, however, as the young woman—mentally still a child herself—is never left on her own and denies that any man has ever hurt her. It’s a delicate situation, casting suspicion on th...
Book 8
#8
Murder in Little Italy
Victoria Thompson - Jun 05, 2007 (first published in 2006)
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When midwife Sarah Brandt visits Little Italy to check up on a new mother who delivered her baby just the day before, she finds the young woman dead. The family insists that the death was from complications of childbirth. Sarah thinks not. Neither does the woman's own mother, an Irishwoman who spreads the story that the girl was murdered by her Ita...
Book 9
#9
Murder in Chinatown
Victoria Thompson - Jun 05, 2007
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The ninth in the Edgar(r) Award-nominated series featuring midwife Sarah Brandt and Detective Sergeant Malloy in turn-of-the-century New York City. Sarah Brandt has made her uneasy way to Chinatown to deliver a baby. There she meets a group of Irish women who, completely alone at Ellis Island, married Chinese men in the same predicament. But even ...
Book 10
#10
Murder on Bank Street
A Gaslight Mystery
Victoria Thompson - Jun 02, 2009
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In the four years since her husband’s death, midwife Sarah Brandt has become an angel of mercy in the tenements of turn-of-the-century New York. Now, Detective Sergeant Frank Malloy has taken up the task of solving the murder of Dr. Tom Brandt. But the shocking revelation he discovers may destroy Sarah—and Malloy’s hopes for any future with her....
Book 11
#11
Murder on Waverly Place
A Gaslight Mystery
Victoria Thompson - Apr 28, 2009
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Sarah Brandt is not completely surprised when her very proper mother asks her to attend a seance. She knows that Mrs. Decker still carries great guilt over the death of her older daughter, Maggie. So Sarah accompanies her and the spiritualist does seem to contact Maggie-convincing Mrs. Decker to attend another seance. Only this time, one of the att...
Murder on Lexington Avenue by Victoria Thompson
Murder on Sisters' Row by Victoria Thompson
Murder on Fifth Avenue by Victoria Thompson
Murder in Chelsea by Victoria Thompson
Murder in Murray Hill by Victoria Thompson
Murder on Amsterdam Avenue by Victoria Thompson
Murder on St. Nicholas Avenue by Victoria Thompson
Murder in Morningside Heights by Victoria Thompson
Murder in the Bowery by Victoria Thompson
Murder on Union Square by Victoria Thompson
Murder on Trinity Place by Victoria Thompson
Murder on Pleasant Avenue by Victoria Thompson
Murder on Wall Street by Victoria Thompson