Books tagged: british crime

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The Dead City (Ophelia book 2)
Price: Free! Words: 85,000. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
When a dead body is found in a very public part of London, Detective Laura Foster finds herself tackling a murder investigation that pushes her to the brink - especially when the body turns out to be a patchwork figure made up of several different victims. Just as the investigation is shifting into gear, however, Laura faces another challenge: Ophelia is back, one year after she disappeared.
Ophelia (Ophelia book 1)
Price: Free! Words: 90,340. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
With her career on the line following a botched murder investigation, Detective Laura Foster is assigned to investigate the deaths of several homeless people who were living on the streets of London. Just when she thinks she might never break the case, however, Laura meets an enigmatic young homeless girl who might just have some of the answers in her notebook. Book 1 in an ongoing series.
The Krays: Brotherhood of Evil
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,630. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
For most of the 1950s and 1960s, Ronnie and Reggie Kray were a terrifying legend in the pubs and drinking clubs of London’s East End, ruling their ‘manor’ like feudal warlords. Anything said or done against them reached their ears within hours, and reprisals were swift and bloody.
Kill Me Quick!
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 21,500. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2015 by Number Thirteen Press. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
When Mark Hammond returns home to Seatown, he bounces from one misdeed to the next among a litany of dubious old acquaintances. From dead bikers to dodgy drug deals, from one downbeat bar to another, from strippers to gangsters and back again: it’s almost as if he never left. And if only he can shake off everybody who wants to hurt him, maybe he can stay there. No place like home, eh?
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 95,860. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
From the best-selling author of The Facebook Killer trilogy comes the story of Britain's most brutal and terrifying serial killer. Incarcerated in a maximum security prison, he never explained his ritualistic murders. And when the killing starts again, DS Liz Porteous faces the daunting task of solving the horrors of both past and present.
Hanratty - The Inconvenient Truth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,320. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Razen applies his inimitable brand of logic to the 1961 A6 Murder case. He is highly speculative, but convincingly so, in his attempt to rationalise all of the important evidence in the light of the 2001 DNA profiling result. In essence, it manages to close the case against Hanratty to any reasonable extent. This is a relatively concise contribution – supplementary, rather than definitive.
Ring-A-Ring O'Roses (Rose Red Rhymes #1): A Crime Thriller Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,790. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
From SAFFINA DESFORGES, international best-selling British author of Sugar & Spice, Anca's Story and the Rose Red crime thriller series (Snow White, Rapunzel), comes ROSE RED RHYMES, a collection of crime thriller short stories featuring the Rose Red cast, based on traditional nursery rhymes.
Dream of the Dead
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 99,380. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
First book in a new mystery series set in London’s exciting West End theatre district…
A Hanging Job
Series: Foxy's War, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 22,180. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Set in London in 1939 at the start of WW2 when the cut-throat razor was the weapon of choice for settling differences, the tale involves a bungled bank robbery and a car chase as ace getaway driver Foxy tries to avoid a personal introduction to the hangman.
What Lies Within
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,500. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
What would you do if everything you hold dear was challenged and under threat? Pat Devine is about to find out. “’What Lies Within’ is the first book that I have read in years. It's an excellent read and I thoroughly enjoyed it from start to finish. I highly recommend this book and will definitely be looking out for future novels from this author.”