Books tagged: british mystery

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Gone Away
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Series: A Mrs. Mallory Mystery, Book 1. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 51,590. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2010 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The 1st book in the delightful British cozy mystery series featuring Sheila Malory, a plain-spoken widow residing in the seaside town of Taviscombe, England. When pretty but avaricious Lee Montgomery disappears, her fiancé Charles Richardson enlists Mrs. Malory’s help. The dauntless Mrs. Malory soon suspects the worst. Little does she realize the terrible secrets her investigation will reveal..
My Dear Charlotte
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 53,990. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2010 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A British Regency murder mystery/romance set in 1815, written “with the assistance of Jane Austen’s letters.” Balls, visits, courtships, gossip (and murder, of course!). Especially for readers who love Jane Austen, Sharon Lathan, Georgette Heyer and Barbara Pym.
Pudgygate
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,420. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Imagine a dinner party in a English country manor with an American cook named Bubba making a traditional Thanksgiving dinner, waiters from Cal Tech, British royalty, a cat named Pudgy, and a thief. Honestly, what could go wrong?
One More Unfortunate
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,540. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2011 by infinity plus. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
It's the mid-1990s and Nick Redpath has some issues to resolve. Like why he is relentlessly drawn back to a circle of old friends and enemies - and an old love - in his seaside birthplace, the Essex town of Bathside. And why he won't let himself fall in love again. But first he must prove that he didn't murder his old flame, Geraldine Wyse...
High Tide
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,790. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Giovanna Matthews settles happily into the English west country village of Lowenna, but a storm is about to rock her world. A body drifts in with a high tide and unconvinced the death is an accident, Gia leaves no pebble unturned while sleuthing her way around the village. As if this isn't upsetting enough for the ladies of the knitting circle, a stranger arrives from her boyfriend's past.
British Movie Entertainments on VHS and DVD
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,400. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
British DVD suppliers have now released around 700 classic films. This book details some of Britain’s best. Over 400 movies in all are described in either minute detail or in summary form. And the quality (or lack of same) in the DVD transfer is fearlessly indicated. The author's emphasis is on movies made before 1970, especially those featuring popular stars as Stewart Granger, James Mason.
The Vital Principle
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,400. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In 1815, Mr. Knighton Gaunt is asked by Lord Crowley to attend a séance and reveal the spiritualist as a fraud. But the séance ends abruptly and Lord Crowley is poisoned during the turmoil by an unseen killer. Gaunt is left to investigate not only fraud, but murder. Suspicion turns to the spiritualist, Prudence Barnard, but as Gaunt digs deeper, he finds motives aplenty among the guests.
Dead Before Morning
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Series: Rafferty and Llewellyn Cozy Procedurals, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 71,430. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
#1 of 15 Just-promoted Brit DI Joe Rafferty lands the case of 'The Faceless Lady', as the media has dubbed it. So he could do without his wily Ma's wheedling demand that he spring her niece's fiance from poky in time for their wedding. A critical Superintendent, a gung ho media who seize on the Faceless Lady' case and the latest tricksy family problem put Rafferty between a rock and a hard place.
Death Line
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Series: Rafferty and Llewellyn Cozy Procedurals, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,350. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
#3 in the 15-strong Rafferty & Llewellyn procedurals. Jasper Moon, internationally renowned ‘seer to the stars’, had signally failed to foresee his own future. Found dead on his consulting-room floor, skull crushed with his own crystal ball and, all around him, his office in chaos, the murder has DI Joe Rafferty wishing he had a Seer's vision. Because all he learns of Moon is contradictory.
Claws
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Price: Free! Words: 20,770. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
On the wild moors of England's Peak District, a ruthless conflict has been raging for years. Young Derbyshire police detective DC Ben Cooper finds himself in the middle of the conflict, without quite being sure whose side he's on. The predators come in all shapes and sizes - and in this battle, not all the victims are human... A short novella from award winning British crime writer Stephen Booth.