Fifth intriguing mystery in the atmospheric Joe Plantagenet police procedural series
Late one evening, a drunk teenage girl reports stumbling across a body in the local ruined abbey while taking a short cut home. But when no body is found, only Detective Inspector Joe Plantagenet believes her. Then a woman is reported missing, and Joe finds himself caught up in a complex investigation, where nothing is as it first appears.
Hadfish Systems in London are technological experts - but are they prepared to be caught up in a deadly game of international intelligence?
Julian and his business partner Rami run Hadfish Systems, a successful software development company. But a seemingly lucrative new contract is about to lead them into disaster. Caught up in a clandestine war between two nations, competing interests, old secrets and new loyalties, Julian finds himself trapped in a deadly game.
A moving saga of conflicted family loyalties and late-flowering passion set in 1970s' Liverpool.
Widow Jenny Langton reluctantly decides to downsize to a small flat. It's difficult enough to start afresh, but her wayward granddaughter Karen's antics threaten to spoil her new life. Jenny must decide whether she should allow family loyalty to stand in the way of her future happiness - particularly as she's about to embark on a love affair . . .
This gripping Irish thriller is an intriguing new departure for comic noir writer Declan Burke.
Why would elderly Gerhard Uxkull concoct a tale of Nazi atrocity on the remote island of Delphi, off the coast of Donegal? And why now, just when Irish-American billionaire Shay Govern has tendered for a prospecting licence for gold in the area? When a body is discovered drowned, journalist Tom Noone must find out the truth if he is to survive.
Unconventional Detective Inspector Liam McLusky is plunged into a major murder investigation in this gritty police procedural series.
A body is found in a Bristol canal. Chained, weighted down, it has all the hallmarks of a premeditated, ritualistic killing. Then the second body is discovered. Bound and gagged like the first - but there are differences. If DI McLusky could only work out what connects the victims, he would be one step closer to catching the killer.
Meet rural inn owner and amateur sleuth Alex Duggins.
Following the breakdown of her marriage, Alex Duggins has returned to her picturesque home town in the Cotswolds in order to start afresh. But you can't outrun the past, as Alex discovers, when she stumbles across a frosted corpse buried in the snow. The subsequent murder investigation threatens to unearth old secrets - including Alex's own.
Introducing Ishmael Jones - a detective with a difference - in this compelling murder mystery.
Ishmael Jones can't afford to be noticed. He's employed to search out secrets and shine a light in dark places. Sometimes he kills people. Invited by his employer, the enigmatic Colonel, to join him and his family for Christmas, Ishmael arrives at the grand but isolated manor in the midst of a blizzard to find that the Colonel has disappeared...
Deets Shanahan - Indianapolis PI - is back for his last case . . .
Awaiting the arrival of a mystery new client who wouldn't take no for an answer, Indianapolis PI Deets Shanahan spies her out of his window making her way up his drive. Before she can reach his front door however, she is shot dead. If Deets could only find out why she wanted to hire him, he might have a chance of discovering who killed her.
From one of the genre's best-loved names, a delightful tale of second chances and unexpected romance.
A recent widow in her forties, shy Jane Redfern has plucked up the courage to go on holiday by herself. Embarking on a coach trip to Germany, the last thing she anticipates is to fall in love. But she finds herself drawn to fellow passenger Dave Falconer, and romance blooms. But is Jane ready for this? And there's something Dave hasn't told her...
A sickening murder scene draws Detective Sam Becket into an investigation that becomes intensely personal.
Detective Sam Becket is determined to solve a sickening case against the advice of his colleagues when four friends are found bound, gagged and poisoned to death. The only clue is a threatening note personally addressed to Sam. Is he putting his own life, as well as the lives of those he loves most, in grave danger?