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The Benefit of Hindsight

Simon Serrailler #10

by Susan Hill

Serrailler must confront his demons as Lafferton experiences a series of shocking crimes in this 10th book in Susan Hill?s shattering crime series

 

Susan Hill stuns readers once again in The Benefit of Hindsight...


This Lovely City

by Louise Hare

An atmospheric and utterly compelling debut novel about a Jamaican immigrant living in postwar London, This Lovely City shows that new arrivals have always been the prime suspects — but that even in the face...


The Comforts of Home

Simon Serrailler #9

by Susan Hill

Susan Hill?the Man Booker Prize nominee and winner of the Whitbread, Somerset Maugham, and John Llewellyn Rhys awards?returns with a hair-raising new novel, the ninth book in one of the most acclaimed mystery...


Her Broken Wings

Detectives Kane and Alton #8

by D.K. Hood

The sound that wakes her from sleep is unmistakable—someone is in their house. She listens as heavy footsteps start up the stairs, and as the bedroom door is flung open, she doesn’t even have time to scream…...


My Perfect Wife

by Clare Boyd

I finally have everything I ever wanted. A home with floor-to-ceiling windows, a devoted husband who dazzles everyone he meets, and two angelic children I adore. But as I watch my husband chatting with the girl...


When We Were Brave

by Suzanne Kelman

The face of the woman in the photograph was tilted upwards, as if enjoying the sunshine just for a moment, even as the wreckage of the bombed-out street lay behind her…

 

1944, Cornwall: Blinded by love, Vivienne...


Burning Island

by Suzanne Goldring

They were not her children. But she would protect them with her life…

 

Greece 1944. Though they don’t know it, five-year-old Matilde and three-year-old Anna have kissed their mother for the last time. The...


The Fortunate Ones

by Catherine Hokin

A story to break your heart – if you read only one book this year, make it The Fortunate Ones. Germany, 1941. When Inge – all blonde curls and good manners – first locks eyes with Felix, she knows instinctively...


The Stranger's Wife

Detective Dan Riley #2

by Anna-Lou Weatherley

Beth and Cath are leaving their husbands.

 

This is a story about two very different women.

 

One is wealthy and having an affair with a man who gives her the kind of love that her cold, detached husband does...


La reina Jezabel

Las Medici #3

by Jean Plaidy

La tercera parte de la fabulosa trilogía sobre Catalina de Médici, uno de los personajes más fascinantes de la historia.

La madrugada del 24 de agosto de 1572, Catalina de Médici agregó a su largo historial...


Break the Silence

Detectives Kane and Alton #7

by D.K. Hood

Her head throbbed as she stumbled up the stairs. Music vibrating and the sound of partygoers fill her head as she walks into one of the dark, empty rooms. As she sits on the bed, she hears the unmistakable sound...


Broken Souls

D.I. Lottie Parker #7

by Patricia Gibney

‘She shivered, though the kitchen was warm. Icicles of foreboding trickled down her spine. With trembling hands she whipped back her hair at the nape of her neck. As she turned away from the window, she missed...


Her Silent Cry

Detective Josie Quinn #6

by Lisa Regan

Round and round she goes, blonde pigtails flying, her high-pitched giggle catching on the wind. But as the ride slows to a stop, her seat is suddenly empty. Little Lucy is gone…

 

When seven-year-old Lucy Ross...


Child's Play

D.I. Kim Stone #11

by Angela Marsons

Finally we’re playing a game. A game that I have chosen. I give one last push of the roundabout and stand back. ‘You really should have played with me,’ I tell her again although I know she can no longer...


Water Shall Refuse Them

by Lucie McKnight Hardy

?A coming of age story where the threat of violence shimmers like a heat haze.? ? Andrew Michael Hurley, The Loney ?Something strong, vivid and disquieting grows tall from Folk Horror soil in this novel.? ?...


Moonstomp

by Tim Wells

AGGRO ON THE STREETS OF LONDON!

1979: punk, reggae, boots, braces, button-down shirts. Packed full of music, style, and bovver, Moonstomp is the written in blood story of a teenage skinhead who?s also a werewolf....


The Mystery Queen

by Fergus Hume

Excerpt from The Mystery Queen

Sir Charles Moon looked up with a start, and drew his bushy gray eye-brows together. Some people would give more than that to know them, my dear.

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The Third Volume

by Fergus Hume

The exterior of The Athenian Club, Pall Mall, represents an ordinary twentieth century mansion, which it is; but within, the name is justified by a Græco-Roman architecture of vast spaces, marble floors, painted...


Danger! and Other Stories

by Arthur Conan Doyle

A collection of short stories, some of which have to do with the war. The longest and most noteworthy of the ten tales which make up this book is the one which gives its name to the collection. " Danger!". The...


Whisper in the Night

Detectives Kane and Alton #6

by D.K. Hood

'A nerve jangling, tense thriller that keeps you guessing till the very last second.' Goodreads reviewer, ?????

 

She opens her eyes and struggles to make out the dark room around her. One thing she knows instantly...