The William Monk series is one of the mystery series by Anne Perry. The others are the Charlotte and Thomas Pitt series and the Christmas Novel series. The first book in the William Monk series is The Face of a Stranger.
William Monk is a London police detective in the 19th Century. The books are set in Victorian England and Scotland.
Note: In some cases names or titles may change as the series develops. To avoid spoiling the surprise, the original names and titles are used here. Major characters:
- Inspector William Monk
- Nurse Hester Latterly (Her elder brother is Charles, and her younger brother, who was killed in the Crimea War, was James.)
- Oliver Rathbone
- Lady Callandra Daviot
- Runcorn, Monk's nemesis
- the Monk books on Anne Perry's website