Crime & Mystery Fiction
Daisy Dunwoody and her rescue cat Cleo retire to a cottage on Bodmin Moor. But her new simple life becomes complicated when she finds a body in her cottage. Murderous mayhem, Knights Templar fanatics, and Daisy’s long hidden family secrets begin to unravel, causing Daisy to change her timid nature to save herself and her newfound friends.
Anna is the vicar of the tiny parish at the Lizard. When the wife of the local architect is found dead in the churchyard, she and her parishioners have to face the fact that they may be living with a murderer and that they don’t really know each other at all. The first in the Anna Maybury Murder Mysteries.
A story of revenge set amid occultism and the paranormal in 1970s London. When Liz marries Alec, she becomes his pawn as he tries to bring his enemy Keast to justice. Actor Andrew Ferry’s death leads her to the dangerous world of P.S.I. and the demonic powers at its heart. Will Liz destroy the evil there before it destroys her? The unfolding story explores prescience, faith, betrayal, forgiveness and redemption as it explores the clash of two male egos through the experiences of the woman they sacrifice to their rivalry.
This story of retribution is set in a world of occultism and the paranormal in 1970s London. The thriller explores prescience, faith, betrayal, forgiveness and redemption as it explores the clash of two male egos through the experiences of the woman they sacrifice to their rivalry. The theme behind this book and its prequel is to warn the reader of the danger of following occult practices, the scriptural reasons why we should turn from them, and the powerful forgiveness of God through Jesus Christ when we truly repent our past and live as redeemed people.
Susy longs for a wedding ring. Freddie says only if the Thursday Ritual finally ends. Can Susy stop the mayhem to become the new lady of Lodge Castle?
This absurdist comedy of errors set in a remote English village in 1983 will have you laughing all the way to the Post Office. Chuckle at the antics of characters like the publican who does John Wayne impressions, the WI ladies who try to fly a helicopter using a Teach Yourself book, and the disaffected housekeeper who leads the vicar into sin – not that he takes much leading.
Monastery Murders Book 1. Ancient buried treasure, a brutally murdered monk, and lurking murderers. What chance do a young American woman and an other-worldly priest have of solving the mystery? Join Felicity and Antony as their quest for truth becomes an itinerary of terror across a holy terrain
A clerical mystery in the classic English detective style.
Monastery Mysteries 5. Christmastide in the Monastery. Antony is narrating a film series on the English Mystics, and–drum roll– Felicity and Antony are getting married. If only Felicity can keep her mother from staging a Royal Wedding–and if she can escape the insidious murderer stalking the Yorkshire moors.
It’s 1920 and Poppy Denby gets a job on a London tabloid and starts investigating the death of a Suffragette seven years earlier. The Jazz Files, the first in the popular ‘Golden Age’ style mystery series, was shortlisted for the prestigious CWA Historical Dagger. Other books include The Kill Fee, The Death Beat, The Cairo Brief and The Art Fiasco. Paperback & ebook (Lion Fiction); large print & audiobook (W.F. Howes).
Cass Claymore, a red headed, motorbike riding, ex-ballerina inherits a Detective Agency, and accidently employs an ex-con dwarf and an octogenarian. Join her as she follows a trail littered with missing antique teddies, hapless crooks, a misplaced Lord of the Realm and dead bodies. Will Cass, and Scotland, survive?
Cub reporter Poppy Denby investigates the death of a Suffragette in 1920s London. The first in the Poppy Denby Investigates series. A historical mystery, shortlisted for the CWA Historical Dagger 2016.
A Body in the Water. A plethora of suspects. Crew aboard the fictional Coral Queen find themselves stretched to the limit by the antics of a Queen tribute act, a troublesome stag party and a group of excitable female cheerleaders.
When freelance journalist Juliet learns that her sister Zoe has fallen for the charismatic leader of a mystical cult in the Cotswolds, she sets off to investigate, and to rescue Zoe. She is unprepared for what her investigations will uncover.
A ruthless hitman, an elderly woman in danger. All that stands between them is an off-duty police woman with a broken heart and a cruise ship nurse. Can cruise ship sleuth, Rachel Prince overcome her grief and unravel this murder mystery?
It’s three years later, and Zoe has started afresh with her new husband in the same Cotswold manor house. Nightmares about a young girl running for her life disturb Zoe and she finds herself confronted by frightening paranormal forces.
Just when you thought it was safe to cruise again. A dead body, a Russian tour party and tension in the medical centre – Rachel must solve another murder mystery during a dangerous transatlantic crossing!
The company is shocked when a nun who is part of an exclusive religious party collapses and dies. First thoughts suggest natural causes and Rachel’s best friend – cruise ship nurse – is keen to believe this is the case if it means keeping Rachel out of trouble. Rachel is not convinced and believes the death is suspicious, particularly when her father shares the nun’s dying words.