Georgette Heyer (August 1902 – July 1974) was an English novelist writing in both the Regency romance and detective fiction genres.
“Heyer is better known today for her historical and romantic novels, but starting in 1932 she published twelve detective novels that really deserve to be more widely read.” Caroline Cramption in the best classic Christmas mysteries.
Books by Georgette Heyer
Interviews where books by Georgette Heyer were recommended
Bestselling novelist and historian Stella Tillyard says the 19th century Regency era was, apart from the duels and empire-line dresses, much like our own – a time of war and economic uncertainty.
Looking for a cosy mystery to settle down with in front of the fire this holiday season? Look no further. We asked Caroline Crampton, creator and host of the Shedunnit podcast, to recommend her favourite classic mystery books set during the Christmas period.