Charles Finch
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Charles Finch

Charles Finch is the author of the bestelling Charles Lenox mystery novels, including the forthcoming "The Inheritance." His first standalone novel, "The Last Enchantments," about a group of students at Oxford University, was published in 2014. He's a regular book critic for the New York Times, the Chicago Tribune, and USA Today, and was a finalist for the 2014 National Book Critics' Circle award for criticism.

Come find out more at facebook.com/charlesfinchauthor or twitter.com/charlesfinch!

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    • The Vanishing Man

    • A Prequel to the Charles Lenox Series
    • By: Charles Finch
    • Narrated by: James Langton
    • Length: 8 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 124
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 111
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 111

    Young Charles Lenox is called upon by the duke of Dorset. A painting of the duke’s great-grandfather has been stolen from his private study. But the duke’s concern is not for his ancestor’s portrait; hiding in plain sight nearby is another painting of infinitely greater value....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Perhaps One of the Best In the Series!

    • By Janie on 02-23-19

    Regular price: $27.99

    • The Woman in the Water

    • Charles Lenox Mysteries
    • By: Charles Finch
    • Narrated by: James Langton
    • Length: 8 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 367
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 325
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 319

    London, 1850: A young Charles Lenox struggles to make a name for himself as a detective...without a single case. Scotland Yard refuses to take him seriously and his friends deride him for attempting a profession at all. But when an anonymous writer sends a letter to the paper....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Satisfying prequel to this great series

    • By Gail N. on 03-01-18

    Regular price: $27.99

    • A Beautiful Blue Death

    • Charles Lenox Mysteries Series #1
    • By: Charles Finch
    • Narrated by: James Langton
    • Length: 8 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 881
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 790
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 793

    Charles Lenox, Victorian gentleman and armchair explorer, likes nothing more than to relax in his private study with a cup of tea, a roaring fire and a good book....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I like cozy

    • By Sheryl on 05-21-12

    Regular price: $23.62

    • The Laws of Murder

    • A Charles Lenox Mystery, Book 8
    • By: Charles Finch
    • Narrated by: James Langton
    • Length: 8 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 253
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 232
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 233

    It’s 1876, and Charles Lenox, once London’s leading private investigator, has just given up his seat in Parliament after six years, primed to return to his first love, detection....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good historical mystery series

    • By Kathi on 01-16-18

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Home by Nightfall

    • A Charles Lenox Mystery
    • By: Charles Finch
    • Narrated by: James Langton
    • Length: 8 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 261
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 237
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 235

    A death in the family brings gentleman sleuth Charles Lenox back to the country house where he grew up - just in time to confront an odd, unsettling crime in a nearby village....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Love this series

    • By willow33 on 12-13-15

    Regular price: $20.99

    • The Inheritance

    • Charles Lenox Mysteries, Book 10
    • By: Charles Finch
    • Narrated by: James Langton
    • Length: 8 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 289
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 267
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 263

    Charles Lenox has received a cryptic plea for help from an old Harrow schoolmate, Gerald Leigh, but when he looks into the matter he finds that his friend has suddenly disappeared....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another happy journey into Charles Lennox world

    • By EmmaZ on 11-06-16

    Regular price: $20.99

    • The Fleet Street Murders

    • Charles Lenox Mysteries Series #3
    • By: Charles Finch
    • Narrated by: James Langton
    • Length: 8 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 422
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 379
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 381

    It's Christmas, 1866, and amateur sleuth Charles Lenox, recently engaged to his best friend, Lady Jane Grey, is happily celebrating the holiday in his Mayfair townhouse....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Ah, that's what I need...to relax with a cuppa and a mystery!

    • By HODGEPODGESPV on 04-22-16

    Regular price: $20.96

    • A Stranger in Mayfair

    • Charles Lenox Mysteries Series #4
    • By: Charles Finch
    • Narrated by: James Langton
    • Length: 8 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 326
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 291
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 289

    Returning from a continental honeymoon with his new wife, Lady Jane, Lenox is asked by a colleague in Parliament to consult in the murder of a footman, bludgeoned to death with a brick....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Good but not the best of the series

    • By C. on 02-13-12

    Regular price: $20.96

    • The September Society

    • Charles Lenox Mysteries Series #2
    • By: Charles Finch
    • Narrated by: James Langton
    • Length: 8 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 563
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 506
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 508

    In the small hours of the morning one fall day in 1866, a frantic widow visits detective Charles Lenox....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Likeable sleuth & friends...growing in depth!

    • By Michele on 08-06-13

    Regular price: $23.62

    • A Burial at Sea

    • Charles Lenox Mysteries Series #5
    • By: Charles Finch
    • Narrated by: James Langton
    • Length: 9 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 305
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 278
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 280

    Charles Lenox, Member of Parliament, sets sail on a clandestine mission for the government. When an officer is savagely murdered, however, Lenox is drawn toward his old profession….

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • My favorite Charles Lenox mystery

    • By Joanne on 04-03-13

    Regular price: $24.46

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