Additional praise for No Comfort for the Lost:

"You'll be transported back to old San Francisco as you walk those dangerous streets with Celia Davies, who has dedicated herself to saving lives but ends up seeking justice for the helpless."

    ~ Victoria Thompson, bestselling author of The Gaslight Mysteries

"Herriman's historical details provide a rich framework for a gripping mystery and engaging characters."

     ~ Alyssa Maxwell, author of the Gilded Newport Mysteries

"Weaving together an intriguing mystery and a fascinating clash of cultures, No Comfort for the Lost will keep readers turning the pages long into the night."

     ~ Anna Lee Huber, bestselling author of the Lady Darby Mysteries

And praise for my historical fiction novels:

​"A wonderful historical romance! Nancy Herriman is a talented author."

     ~ RT Book Reviews, 4 stars - Josiah's Treasure

"The characters are written with wit, charm and style. Debut author Herriman...knows how to engage the readers to win their hearts."

     ~ RT Book Reviews, 4 stars - The Irish Healer

"A lovely period tale..."

    ~ USA Today Books - The Irish Healer

Book 1: No Comfort for the Lost
Available now!

​"Entertaining...readers who like independent heroines should welcome this historical series." 
​     ~ Publisher's Weekly

"A finely detailed series debut with a sympathetic protagonist and impeccable, colorful depictions of 1860s San Francisco..."
​     ~ Library Journal starred review

In 1860s San Francisco, gold buys the best life has to offer. As nurse Celia Davies discovers, without it, not even justice is guaranteed....

Read a synopsis here and an excerpt here

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​   ​Nancy Herriman  


Author of the new series 

A Mystery of Old San Francisco

Featuring nurse Celia Davies and Civil War veteran

Detective Nicholas Greaves

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