No Man's Land and Other Stories
Author: Elizabeth Foxwell
Published: January 31, 2013 by Oconee Spirit Press
Category: Historical Mystery Short Stories
Main Character: Alice Roosevelt Longworth, Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Collection of twelve (mostly historical) mystery short stories, including the Agatha Award-winning "No Man's Land" (featuring WWI female ambulance drivers) and "Keeper of the Flame," first-prize winner in the Cape Fear (NC) Crime Festival competition. Presidential daughter Alice Roosevelt Longworth is the sleuth in three stories. Settings range from the Civil War ("Death in Blue and Gray") and the Titanic ("Unsinkable") to the 1918 flu pandemic ("An Epidemic Proportion").