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The Thorne Maze by Karen HarperBook #5 in the 9-book QUEEN ELIZABETH I MYSTERY SERIES.  In the gardens of Hampton Court, Elizabeth proudly shows a famed visitor her huge maze.  But the labyrinth soon becomes a scene of horror as the visitor is murdered within its leafy dead ends.  Undaunted, the queen sets a trap to snare a murderer.

“Tudor England’s answer to V.I. Warshawski…”  Publishers Weekly

“Would make Shakesepare envious…This is great stuff.”–The Toronto Globe and Mail

THE THORNE MAZE is available from Audible.


Karen Harper is the New York Time bestselling author of contemporary suspense and historical novels, including most recently the historical thriller MISTRESS OF MOURNING.  She is a former college (Ohio State University) and high school English instructor.  Her most recent suspense novels, set in Amish country, include FINDING MERCY and UPON A WINTER’S NIGHT.  The winner of The Mary Higgins Clark Award, Harper and her husband divide their time between Ohio and Florida.