Books tagged: cosy crime

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Trial by Fire
Series: Sanford Third Age Club Mystery. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,580. Language: British English. Published: August 7, 2015 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
A house fire on a sweltering summer morning comes as no surprise, but when a body is found in the ruins, the Sanford police soon have the prime suspect in their sights. An arrest is made, and Joe Murray is at his wits’ end. How could all the evidence be wrong? There’s only one way. It was carefully constructed to point in the wrong direction. The 14th STAC Mystery, and Joe's toughest case yet.
A Theatrical Murder
Series: Sanford Third Age Club Mystery, Book 13. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,420. Language: British English. Published: March 30, 2015 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
The show must go on. Howling winds, driving rain, freezing temperatures. The New Year has come in with a nasty bite, but the Sanford 3rd Age Club brave the elements to visit Skegness for a performance of Hamlet. But when one of the cast is murdered on stage, it’s a call to action for Joe, Sheila and Brenda. Shot or poisoned? Or was it related to a road accident in the past? Who is lying?
The STAC Christmas Collection (STAC Boxset #1)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 204,110. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
This Christmas Collection brings together three titles from the STAC 3rd Age Mystery novels for the first time. A Murder For Christmas is the fourth in the series, Murder at the Murder Mystery Weekend is the fifth, and Christmas Crackers is the tenth.
A Killing in the Family
Series: Sanford Third Age Club Mystery, Book 12. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,780. Language: British English. Published: September 25, 2014 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It’s the height of summer, the days are long and hot and there’s not a cloud in the sky. But these are dark days for the relocated The Lazy Luncheonette. And then along comes Sir Douglas Ballantyne, a billionaire threatened with murder, and he wants Joe to investigate. Arriving at the Ballantyne residence, all is not happy families. Then the old man is attacked. IT'S MURDER IN THE FAMILY
Death in Distribution
Series: Sanford Third Age Club Mystery, Book 11. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,420. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
They do like to be beside the seaside. With The Lazy Luncheonette under threat of redevelopment, Joe, Sheila and Brenda take time off for the STAC Easter outing to Blackpool, fun capital of the North of England. But after a scrape with a drunken lorry driver on the motorway, Joe finds himself embroiled in a double murder at a parcel distribution depot where everything is done by the book.
In the Kitchen With a Knife
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 86,010. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014 by Alfie Dog Limited. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Caroline rents a cottage in West Sussex because it’s cheap and disregards its history. She needs a bolt-hole and the cottage seems ideal – until she moves in. Her neighbours want to talk about the past. Two people were murdered in the kitchen with a knife. The killer was never caught. Caroline wonders if he is still around, but it can’t be the good looking man in the pub, can it?
The Chocolate Egg Murders
Series: Sanford Third Age Club Mystery, Book 7. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,190. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
It’s Somerset for the Sanford 3rd Age Club and, at a busy charity weekend in the seaside town of Weston-super-Mare, Joe, Sheila and Brenda are looking forward to a relaxing time. But along with the chocolate for the Great Egg Hunt, someone has hidden a body, and even before the rain stops, the STAC are in the thick of it.
My Deadly Valentine
Series: Sanford Third Age Club Mystery, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,590. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Valentine’s Day approaches and a lonely Joe Murray has his eye on the newest member of the Sanford 3rd Age Club, Letty Hill. But when the Sanford Valentine strangler strikes for the fourth year in succession, Joe’s amorous inclinations are sidetracked. And he doesn’t have far to look for the prime suspect... it’s him.
Murder at the Murder Mystery Weekend
Series: Sanford Third Age Club Mystery, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,940. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Happy New Year! The bells ring out over the city of Lincoln, and at the Twin Spire Hotel, the Sanford 3rd Age Club celebrate with their customary enthusiasm. It’s the kind of party Joe enjoys; a Murder Mystery Weekend. A drama designed to tax his powers of observation and deduction.
A Murder For Christmas
Series: Sanford Third Age Club Mystery, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,720. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2012 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Christmas and the Sanford Third Age Club are living it up at the Regency Hotel. But on a snowy Christmas morning, there’s murder afoot, and it’s up to Joe, Sheila and Brenda to find the killer. For the Yorkshire sleuths, it’s a taxing mystery, marinated in a yuletide party atmosphere.