Corgi


Books published by Corgi

Daisy in Chains

Hamish Wolfe is in prison for the murder of three women. Lawyer and true crime writer Maggie Rose has succeeded in having convictions quashed in the past, but she has no intention of taking Wolfe on as a client, despite entreaties from his fan club.

Reviewed on 04 February 2017 by Linda Wilson

Detonator

Nick Stone is on the run with a seven-year-old boy in tow, hampered by the fact that he has no memory of who is out to kill him, or why.

Reviewed on 12 November 2016 by Linda Wilson

The Final Word

Crime reporter Annika Bengtzon is revisiting an old story of a young woman Josefin murdered by her violent boyfriend, a case that deeply touched her own life. She also reports on the court case of the savage killing of a homeless man. But the mysterious disappearance of her sister leaves her distraught.

Reviewed on 01 October 2016 by Ewa Sherman

State of Emergency

Ex-SAS man Tom Buckingham investigates dodgy goings-on in an ex-serviceman’s charity after foiling an assassination attempt on his Home Secretary boss.

Reviewed on 28 May 2016 by Fiona Spence

For Valour

When a young trooper is shot in the head during an SAS exercise, it seems a clear-cut case of the negligent discharge of a weapon. But that doesn’t stop Nick Stone wanting to do some digging, especially as the accused soldier is the son of a close friend.

Reviewed on 24 October 2015 by Linda Wilson

Ruthless

DC Janet Scott and DC Rachel Bailey investigate after a man’s body, shot to death, is found in a blazing and abandoned chapel.

Reviewed on 01 August 2015 by John Cleal

Don't Stand So Close

On a snowy January afternoon, a young girl hammers on the door of Stella’s home.  Despite her fears, she lets the girl in, only to be confronted by shocking allegations about her husband.

Reviewed on 07 February 2015 by Sylvia Wilson

Game

As Jasper Dent proclaims in one of his tattoos, he hunts killers. It’s an unusual job for a teenager, but he’s well-qualified, as he’s the son of America’s most notorious serial killer.

Reviewed on 18 October 2014 by Linda Wilson

The Ways of the World

James Maxted is informed that his diplomat father has been accidentally killed in Paris whilst attending the Versailles peace talks in 1919. He’s not convinced of the cause of death and in spite of danger to his own life, begins to investigate.

Reviewed on 04 October 2014 by Arnold Taylor

Revenger

When ex-marine Samuel Carver finds himself in the middle of a riot in South London he has to fall back on his instincts and years of training as the riot turns into a battleground

Reviewed on 26 July 2014 by John Cleal

Good People

When the tenant of the flat below dies and leaves almost $400,000 in cash, Tom and Anna Read think their problems have all been solved. But their decision to keep the cash involves them with ruthless men who believe they have been double-crossed and will stop at nothing to gain revenge.

Reviewed on 31 May 2014 by John Cleal

I Hunt Killers


When a body turns up in the small town of Lobo’s Nod, where the son of notorious serial killer Billy Dent still lives, suspicion automatically falls on him.

Reviewed on 20 September 2013 by Madeleine Marsh