Books tagged: british crime

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The House in Holywell Street
Price: $3.43 USD. Words: 116,090. Language: British English. Published: March 8, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Captain Adam Harkaway – a soldier in the South African Boer War – returns to London penniless, and with a personal debt to pay ... When Adam becomes suspected of murder, he requires the help of friends in high places. Can they work together to solve the mystery of the house in Holywell Street?
The Stratford Hunter
Series: The Catrin Sayer Novels, Book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,540. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A valuable painting is discovered in East London at the scene of a suspicious death of a young woman. It leads Detective Inspector Catrin Sayer to a gang leader and his accountant now held in separate prisons in Scotland. Her assignment is ‘to stir them up a bit’. She does so and it has surprising consequences.
The Effervescence of Truth
Series: Sonnclere Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,520. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In a world where the truth is not always straightforward, scientists have tried time and again to create a drug that would compel people to reveal all. Scientist and Police Consultant Dr Neroli Sonnclere is pulled into a great discovery: a powerful new truth drug. With DI Adam McClellan, she realises that the truth can be dangerous and struggles to keep it from falling into wrong hands.
Centre Stage
Price: $2.59 USD. Words: 56,080. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
In a darkened Theatre in a coastal UK town retired Special Forces Sgt Mike Bannerman makes a gruesome discovery, the naked body of a theatre director strapped Centre Stage in an evil stage prop with Bannerman's knife in its chest. Implicated in murder, lied to and set up by one of his own, Bannerman is spiralled into a grizzly high octane game of double cross revenge and bloody execution at sea.
Murder Moves to London
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,920. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Humour and satire are done to a T in this fast paced comic extravaganza. Sergeant Elizabeth West of the Australian Federal Police is on Bogheath, a big open moor on the fringes of London, it's night, it's pitch black, she is being stalked and she doesn't like it. Set in a bizarre London the likes of which you have never seen before, this is a laugh out loud, hilariously funny comedy.
Fallen Heroes (Ophelia book 3)
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until May 04!) Words: 76,100. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
As Ophelia struggles to keep track of a killer, she starts to realize that her own dark past is about to be dragged kicking and screaming into the light. Her real name has been uncovered, and soon the whole world will know where Ophelia comes from, and why she has been running for so long.
The Dead City (Ophelia book 2)
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until May 04!) Words: 85,000. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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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: $0.99 USD. (Free until May 04!) Words: 90,340. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(4.50)
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.
Hunter
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 95,860. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(5.00)
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.