Books tagged: british mystery

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Gone Away
By Hazel Holt
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
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
By Hazel Holt
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 53,990. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2010 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Fiction
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
By Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,420. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction
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
By Kaitlin Queen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,540. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2011 by infinity plus. Category: Fiction
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
By Ann Summerville
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,790. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2011. Category: Fiction
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
By John Howard Reid
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,400. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
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
By Amy Corwin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,400. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2011. Category: Fiction
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
By Geraldine Evans
Series: Rafferty and Llewellyn Cozy Procedurals, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 71,470. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Category: Fiction
#1 in 15-strong Rafferty & Llewellyn procedurals Investigating his first murder since his promotion, Detective Inspector Joe Rafferty is dismayed that the victim is a girl with no face, no ID and no clothes, found in a place she had no business being – a private psychiatric hospital. With the staff and owner of the hospital denying all knowledge of her, Rafferty has to dig deep to solve the case.
Down Among the Dead Men
By Geraldine Evans
Series: Rafferty and Llewellyn Cozy Procedurals, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,640. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Category: Fiction
#2 in 15-strong Rafferty & Llewellyn procedurals When beautiful Barbara Longman is found dead in a meadow, uprooted wild flowers strewn about her and, in her hand, a single marigold, Inspector Joe Rafferty believes the murder may be the work of the serial killer over the county border in Suffolk. But then he meets the victim’s family and rapidly concludes that the culprit is much closer to home.
Three Mysteries
By Daphne Coleridge
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,020. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2011. Category: Fiction
Three English mystery stories by Daphne Coleridge set at Claresby Manor. Includes “An Uninvited Guest” – Of all the unwelcome guests you hope will not turn up at your wedding: ex-spouses, drunken relations and voluble friends in possession of all the facts about your misspent life, a none-too-fresh corpse is amongst the most undesirable.