In this roundup of the best-reviewed BookLife titles, we highlight a supernatural romance, a satirical thriller, and a nautical journey.

The Lady Is Trouble

Tracy Sumner

Synopsis: Sumner’s series opener offers a superpowered twist on Victorian romance.

PW’s Takeaway: Witty dialogue and steamy sensuality delights.

Revenge of the Elders of Zion

Dan Sofer

Synopsis: Failed screenwriter David Zelig channels his love of conspiracies into action

PW’s Takeaway: Sofer has outdone himself.

Surgeon’s Mate

Linda Collison

Synopsis: In 1762, Patricia Kelley assumes the

identity of her dead husband’s deceased nephew.

PW’s Takeaway: Fans of the series won’t be disappointed.