For the past 10 years, there have been two constants during this festive time of year. The first is the global trek Santa Claus will make on Christmas Eve as he visits children from around the world. The second is a new Christmas-inspired mystery from the master of the Victorian era, Anne Perry.
The interesting thing about A CHRISTMAS HOPE, as well as the previous 10 novels in the Christmas series, is that they all feature various characters from the literary universe Perry has created. With small exception, all of her mysteries feature either William Monk or Charlotte and Thomas Pitt. The era is the same for both, and occasionally characters drift in and out of the