Books tagged: cosy crime

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Dirty Deeds in Downdene
Series: Cleo Marjoribanks Mystery, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,450. Language: British English. Published: July 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Cleo Marjoribanks is back in all her colourful caftan glory. In this book she encounters more murders and with help from her crime journalist friend, Primrose Day, tries to solve them. DCI David 'Steaming' Kettle and his team are on the job and, of course, there is the clash of two strong personalities - Cleo and David.
A Murder For Christmas
Series: Sanford Third Age Club Mystery, Book 4. Price: $2.99 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.
Murder at the Murder Mystery Weekend
Series: Sanford Third Age Club Mystery, Book 5. Price: $2.99 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.
My Deadly Valentine
Series: Sanford Third Age Club Mystery, Book 6. Price: $2.99 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.
The Chocolate Egg Murders
Series: Sanford Third Age Club Mystery, Book 7. Price: $2.99 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.
Double Take
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 70,040. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013 by Alfie Dog Limited. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Who is killing little old ladies at a quaint seaside hotel - and why? Enigmatic grandma Mrs Ada Harris investigates, but watch out nana, not everyone is who they claim to be.
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?
Death in Distribution
Series: Sanford Third Age Club Mystery, Book 11. Price: $2.99 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.
Deadly Connections
Price: $6.80 USD. Words: 78,940. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Jen Jarvis overhears a violent argument that ends in murder – a murder she becomes entangled in when the police discover a note with her name and address scrawled on it in the dead man's pocket. Jen hasn't a clue who he is, or why he was coming to see her, and sets out to establish the connection between them. But the more she unearths, the more she finds herself embroiled in a sinister mystery.
A Killing in the Family
Series: Sanford Third Age Club Mystery, Book 12. Price: $2.99 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