Welcome and some clues…

Welcome to Sydney Mysteries. This is a site for sharing information about the book Taken at Night, a historical mystery novel set in Sydney in 1900.


Taken at Night is a novel about photography, murder and the bubonic plague. It also features other aspects of the year 1900 such as women’s rights, the medical profession, the union movement, strange scientific theories and of course, big hats.

It’s coming soon, but in the meantime, here are some places and things that feature in Taken At Night.

Which of them can you identify?