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Rivers of London

When rookie London copper Peter Grant talks to a material witness to a murder in Covent Garden, he’s not expecting to find himself interviewing a ghost, and he certainly doesn’t expect anyone to believe him, but then Peter’s career takes a sharp turn in an unexpected direction.

Reviewed on 26 March 2022 by Linda Wilson

One Way Street

Homeless veteran Jimmy Mullan doesn’t have many friends, so when one of them goes missing, Jimmy doesn’t sit around doing nothing, he goes looking for young Deano.

Reviewed on 26 March 2022 by Linda Wilson

All Or Nothing

After years of not knowing what really happened, ex-special forces soldier Alex Abbott finally has a credible lead to the truth about his brother’s death when they were both children, a lead that takes him to a dangerous undercover role amongst some very nasty people.

Reviewed on 26 March 2022 by Linda Wilson

The Foreign Girls

On a break in the north of Argentina, Buenos Aires journalist Veronica Rosenthal is determined to find those responsible for the rape and murder of two foreign girls she befriended.

Reviewed on 26 March 2022 by Chris Roberts

Body Language

When mortuary assistant Cassie Raven is faced with the prospect of helping with the post-mortem on her former teacher, Mrs Edwards, Cassie knows she owes it to the woman to make sure she’s looked after, even in death. What she’s not expecting is to end up on the trail of a murderer.

Reviewed on 19 February 2022 by Linda Wilson

The Dying Squad

The last thing DI Joe Lazarus expects to find when he breaks into a deserted farmhouse used a safe house by a county lines drug gang is his own dead body. Being told to solve his own murder isn’t how he expects to spend his time in the afterlife, either, but it’s better than doing nothing.

Reviewed on 19 February 2022 by Linda Wilson

A Three Dog Problem

When one of the Queen’s paintings turns up in an unexpected place, her secretary Rozie Oshodi is tasked with following its trail from Buckingham Palace to a Royal naval exhibition in Portsmouth. At first this seems to be just a simple investigation, then Rozie starts wading through some very murky waters.

Reviewed on 19 February 2022 by Linda Wilson

Nowhere to Run

DC Con Fairchild is on compassionate leave, holed up in a remote cottage on the Welsh coast, but that doesn’t stop her getting drawn back into her old job when she tries to help a young woman she suspects of having been trafficked into drug-running and prostitution.

Reviewed on 19 February 2022 by Linda Wilson

Dead Man's Grave

When the head of one of Scotland’s most notorious crime families is found brutally murdered, the police are bound to be in for a rough ride, as DS Max Craigie and DC Janie Calder soon discover. And the criminals aren’t the only ones they’re got to watch …

Reviewed on 19 February 2022 by Linda Wilson

The Conjure-Man Dies

The sudden death of African conjure-man N’Gana Frimbo brings police detective Perry Dart and local physician John Archer to his consultation rooms, who are more than surprised when the victim recovers.

Reviewed on 19 February 2022 by Chris Roberts

House With No Doors

DI Henry Hobbes is called to a death in a labyrinthine old London house and finds disturbing evidence of the bizarre practises of the family who lived there.

Reviewed on 19 February 2022 by Chris Roberts

The Mercenary

A traitor within the KGB known as GAMBIT offers a wealth of valuable information to the West but insists he will deal only with an agent who takes a terrible risk in returning to Russia.

Reviewed on 19 February 2022 by Chris Roberts

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