The Mr. Quayle Mysteries

A Quite Deadly Affair
Series: The Mr. Quayle Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,380. Language: English. Originally Published: October 1, 2022 by Ink and Dagger Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
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A Christmas party turns deadly when a scandalous affair, suspicion of treason, and a woman scorned lead to murder in this 1920s-style whodunit. London 1928. For Sir Edmund Ferrier, the past year has been one of hard-won triumphs. Recently appointed a cabinet minister, Sir Edmund confidently expects to be elected prime minister one day. But when his ex-lover, Mrs. Pulver, is found dead in his...
A Most Efficient Murder
Series: The Mr. Quayle Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,100. Language: English. Originally Published: April 3, 2022 by Ink and Dagger Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
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When a party thrown by the reclusive Lord Unsworth is marred by murder, his loyal secretary, Mr. Quayle, must unravel a web of red-herrings and old family secrets in this "English country house mystery infused with humor, verve, and plenty of surprises." (Kirkus Reviews) "I do not wish to disturb you, your grace, but there is a body in the garden…" England, 1925. When a strange young woman is...
A Rather Dastardly Death
Series: The Mr. Quayle Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,900. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2023 by Anthony Slayton. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
A holiday on the French Riviera turns deadly when Lord Unsworth's old flame is found murdered and his secretary, Mr. Quayle, must once again uncover the truth and try to find the true murderer before it's too late. "One murder was quite enough for this family!" Lady Constance declared. "Two starts to look like carelessness! And what happens when it's three? Or four?" France 1926. In the wake of...