Murder for Good
by Veronica Heley

The kindness of strangers comes under suspicion in the enjoyable new Ellie Quicke mystery.

Ellie’s husband Thomas, a retired minister, is suspicious when he receives not one but five letters advising him that he has been bequeathed money by five different people in their wills. He barely knew three of his benefactors, and what could possibly connect him to the other two strangers?

Sensing something isn’t right, and with Thomas’s reputation at stake, Ellie investigates but is soon distracted, not only by the problem of trying to ease Hetty, a difficult woman who’s recently taken refuge with them, out of their house, but also by her daughter, Diana, who’s in trouble again. As Ellie finally starts to make progress with her enquiries, she is about to uncover some disturbing truths – and in doing so, find herself in great danger . . .

Reviews

“Entertaining, quirky, madcap, and heartwarming, this is a good choice for fans of traditional mysteries”

Booklist

“Frenetic, action-packed, and clever”

Booklist on Murder by Suggestion

“Once again Heley successfully melds a cozy sensibility with dark doings”

Publishers Weekly on Murder by Suggestion

“A clever plot, gentle humor, an eccentric but appealing heroine, and a thoroughly satisfying ending add up to an entertaining read”

Booklist on Murder for Nothing

“Enjoyable ... Heley’s strength is in creating unpleasant people that the reader loves to hate”

Publishers Weekly on Murder for Nothing

Veronica Heley

Veronica Heley has a musician daughter and is actively involved in her local church and community affairs. She lives in Ealing, West London. She is the author of the Ellie Quicke and Bea Abbot mystery series.

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Editions

Murder for Good by Veronica Heley is available in the following formats

Hardback97807278890271st December 2019135 X 240mm224$28.99
Hardback978072788902730th August 2019135 X 240mm224£20.99
Ebook97814483033731st October 2019N/A224$10.99
Ebook97814483033731st October 2019N/A224£8.99
Hardback - Large Print978178029168025th May 2021140 X 230mm320$36.95
Hardback - Large Print978178029168026th March 2021140 X 230mm320£22.99
Paperback978178029638825th May 2021132 X 215mm224$17.95
Paperback978178029638831st March 2021132 X 215mm224£12.99
Paperback978178029638825th May 2021132 X 215mm224$17.95
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