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Thompson, Victoria (Victoria E.)

Overview
Works: 82 works in 574 publications in 2 languages and 28,174 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Historical fiction  Detective and mystery stories, American  Thrillers (Fiction)  Christmas stories  History  Steampunk fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3570.H6442, 813.54
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Publications about Victoria Thompson
Publications by Victoria Thompson
Most widely held works by Victoria Thompson
Murder on Bank Street : a gaslight mystery by Victoria Thompson( Book )
21 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,379 libraries worldwide
Malloy takes up the unsolved murder of Dr. Brandt, but the shocking revelations he uncovers may destroy Sarah-- and Malloy's hope for any future with her
Murder on St. Nicholas Avenue : a gaslight mystery by Victoria Thompson( Book )
12 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,292 libraries worldwide
When a family friend's traumatized daughter is accused of murdering her new husband, newlyweds Sarah Brandt and Detective Frank Malloy investigate with the assistance of household members and uncover sinister truths about the victim's true identity
Murder on Amsterdam Avenue : a gaslight mystery by Victoria Thompson( Book )
21 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,230 libraries worldwide
"In the midst of Sarah and Frank's wedding preparations, Sarah accompanies her mother on a condolence call to the Upper West Side, where Charles Fairfax, the son of family friends, has died unexpectedly after suffering from a mysterious disease. It is a tragic and all-too-common story or so it seems. Charles's father asks to speak with Sarah privately. He believes his son was poisoned and would like Sarah and Frank to look into the matter with the utmost discretion. Putting their own personal affairs on hold, Sarah and Frank soon learn that not everyone wants to know more about Charles's death, particularly if he was murdered. As they unravel secrets that reach back to the War Between the States, they also discover that they are in the company of a very present danger"--
Murder in Morningside Heights : a gaslight mystery by Victoria Thompson( Book )
18 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 1,157 libraries worldwide
"In the latest from the national bestselling author of Murder on St. Nicholas Avenue, former police sergeant Frank Malloy and his wife adjust to life in New York high society as they investigate a death in the field of higher learning... A Gaslight Mystery After spending his first few weeks as a private detective by investigating infidelities of the wealthy, Frank has a more serious case at hand. Abigail Northrup of Tarrytown, New York, was her parents' pride and joy. After graduating from a prestigious women's college in Morningside Heights, she took a job there as an instructor. She also joined the ranks of the New Women, ladies planning for a life without a husband in which they make their own decisions and make a difference in the world. Unfortunately, her murder ended all that. When the police declare the incident a random attack and refuse to investigate further, Abigail's parents request Frank's help. Of course, he'll need Sarah's assistance as she's more familiar with the world of academia, and it will be far easier for her to interview the lady professors. Yet difficulties arise as they learn that although Miss Northrup may have been an exemplary student and teacher, she lived in a world of secrets and lies.."--
Murder on Marble Row : a gaslight mystery by Victoria Thompson( Book )
17 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,152 libraries worldwide
Midwife Sarah Brandt and police detective Sergeant Frank Malloy investigate the arson murder of a wealthy industrialist, in a mystery set in turn-of-the-century New York City
Murder in Chinatown : a gaslight mystery by Victoria Thompson( Book )
18 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,135 libraries worldwide
"In Chinatown to deliver a baby, Shara Brandt meets a group of women she might otherwise never have come across: Irish girls who, after alighting on Ellis Island alone, have married Chinese men in the same predicament. But faced with bigotry in New York from every side, their mixed-race children are often treated badly, by the Irish, the Chinese--even the police ..."--Page 4 of cover
Murder on Lenox Hill : a gaslight mystery by Victoria Thompson( Book )
16 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,134 libraries worldwide
Hired by the wealthy Linton family to confirm that their teenage daughter, a mentally deficient young girl who is constantly protected, has somehow become pregnant, turn-of-the-century midwife Sarah Brandt investigates when one of the prospective fathers--and suspects--turns up dead, the victim of poison
Murder on Lexington Avenue : a gaslight mystery by Victoria Thompson( Book )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,088 libraries worldwide
After an influential man in the deaf community is murdered, Frank Malloy is assigned the case, presumably because his son attends the New York Institution for the Deaf and Dumb. Malloy suspects the murderer is tied to the school, and turns to midwife Sarah Brandt for help
Murder on Waverly Place : a gaslight mystery by Victoria Thompson( Book )
14 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,059 libraries worldwide
In late 19th-century New York City, midwife Sarah Brandt helps her policeman friend Detective Sgt. Frank Malloy investigate the murder of a woman at a ritual séance
City of lies by Victoria Thompson( Book )
9 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 1,018 libraries worldwide
"An exciting new series featuring woman-on-the-run Elizabeth Miles--from the beloved national bestselling author of the Gaslight Mysteries. Every woman plays a part--but some are more dangerous than others...Like most women, Elizabeth Miles assumes many roles; unlike most, hers have made her a woman on the run. Living on the edge of society, Elizabeth uses her guile to relieve so-called respectable men of their ill-gotten gains. But brutal and greedy entrepreneur Oscar Thornton is out for blood. He's lost a great deal of money and is not going to forgive a woman for outwitting him. With his thugs hot on her trail, Elizabeth seizes the moment to blend in with a group of women who have an agenda of their own. She never expects to like or understand these privileged women, but she soon comes to respect their intentions, forming an unlikely bond with the wealthy matriarch of the group whose son, Gideon, is the rarest of species--an honest man in a dishonest world. Elizabeth knows she's playing a risky game, and her deception could be revealed at any moment, possibly even by sharp-eyed Gideon. Nor has she been forgotten by Thornton, who's biding his time, waiting to strike. Elizabeth must draw on her wits and every last ounce of courage she possesses to keep her new life from being cut short by this vicious shadow from her past"--
Murder on Sisters' Row : a gaslight mystery by Victoria Thompson( Book )
12 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 1,017 libraries worldwide
When a philanthropist's involvement in the rescue of a prostitute leads to murder, Sarah Brandt's significant other, Detective Sgt. Frank Malloy, can't prevent her from investigating. Set at the end of the 19th century in New York City
Murder on Fifth Avenue by Victoria Thompson( Book )
7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 996 libraries worldwide
High society member Felix Decker, who belongs to one of New York's oldest families, resigns himself to partnering up with Irish Catholic police detective Frank Malloy when a member of his private club is murdered in nineteenth-century Manhattan
Murder on Astor Place by Victoria Thompson( Book )
15 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 761 libraries worldwide
While visiting a patient, midwife Sarah Brandt learns thata young girl in the rooming house has been murdered and is asked by Sergeant Frank Malloy to help investigate; however, Sarah discovers the girl is from a prominent New York family which intends to block every effort to bring the killer to justice
Murder in Chinatown by Victoria Thompson( file )
13 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 720 libraries worldwide
Called to Chinatown to deliver a baby, midwife Sarah Brandt soon helps search for a missing girl. But nobody seems to know where she is. Has she been sold to a brothel, or has she run off with a secret love?
Murder on St. Mark's Place by Victoria Thompson( Book )
12 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 694 libraries worldwide
Sarah Brandt, a midwife in turn-of-the-century New York City, turns to Sergeant Frank Malloy for help in finding the person who killed Gerda, a beautiful German immigrant who had fallen into the life of a "Charity Girl," one who traded her favors for lavish gifts and entertainment
Murder on Washington Square by Victoria Thompson( Book )
11 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 592 libraries worldwide
When mild-mannered banker Nelson Ellsworth is accused of murdering his pregnant mistress, it will take the skills of both Sarah Brandt and Detective Frank Malloy to uncover the truth
Murder in Murray Hill : a Gaslight mystery by Victoria Thompson( Book )
13 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 471 libraries worldwide
"When facing injustice, the residents of nineteenth-century New York City's tenements turn to midwife Sarah Brandt and Detective Sergeant Frank Malloy to protect their rights. Now the two must track down a cruel criminal preying on the hopes and dreams of innocent women"--
Murder in the Bowery by Victoria Thompson( Book )
3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 291 libraries worldwide
Frank Malloy's latest client is the well-dressed Will Bert. He's searching for his brother, a newsboy named Freddie, so he can share his new financial good fortune. Frank makes quick work of the case and locates Freddie, but a happy reunion between brothers is not in the cards
 
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Thompson, Victoria E.
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English (232)
Italian (2)
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