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A legacy of spies
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Chosen as a Book of the Year in The Times Literary Supplement, the Evening Standard, the Daily Telegraph, the Guardian, The Times'A brilliant novel of...
Sherlock Holmes
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It is more than a century since the ascetic, gaunt and enigmatic detective, Sherlock Holmes, made his first appearance in A Study in Scarlet. From 189...

The man on the balcony
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The third book in the classic Martin Beck detective series from the 1960s - the novels that shaped the future of Scandinavian crime writing.Hugely acc...
Magpie murders
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'Want to read a great whodunnit? Anthony Horowitz has one for you: MAGPIE MURDERS. It's as good as an Agatha Christie. Better, in some ways. Cleverer....

Closed casket
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Hercule Poirot returns in another brilliant murder mystery that can only be solved by the eponymous Belgian detective and his 'little grey cells'.'Wha...
The colour of Bee Larkham's murder
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How do you solve a mystery when you don't understand the clues? 'A rich tapestry. distinctive and compelling' Observer 'A stunning whodunnit' Mail...

Continental crimes
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A man is forbidden to uncover the secret of the tower in a fairy-tale castle by the Rhine. A headless corpse is found in a secret garden in Paris - belonging to the city's chief of police. And a drowned man is fished from the sea off the Italian Riviera, leaving the carabinieri to wonder why his socialite friends at the Villa Almirante are so uncon
The moonstone
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Introduction and Notes by David Blair, Rutherford College, University of Kent. The Moonstone, a priceless Indian diamond which had been brought to Eng...

A death in the night
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Book 4 in the thrilling Hampstead Murders series! When a woman identified as the wife of a prominent lawyer dies at an exclusive women's club, the te...
Another little murder
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A classic country house mystery republished for the first time in nearly seventy years. Perfect for fans of Murder at the Old Vicarage and Partners in...

Family matters
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Robert Arthur Kewdingham is an eccentric failure of a man. In middle age he retreats into a private world, hunting for Roman artefacts and devoting himself to bizarre mystical beliefs. Robert's wife, Bertha, feels that there are few things more dreadful than a husband who will persist in making a fool of himself in public. Their marriage consists o
Hercule Poirot and the Greenshore folly
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As a favour to an old friend, Hercule Poirot finds himself at a summer fete in Devon, taking part not in a Treasure Hunt, but a Murder Hunt, in this n...

Excellent intentions
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Great Barwick's least popular man is murdered on a train. Twelve jurors sit in court. Four suspects are identified - but which of them is on trial? This novel has all the makings of a classic murder mystery, but with a twist: as Attorney-General Anstruther Blayton leads the court through prosecution and defence, Inspector Fenby carries out his inve
Slow motion ghosts
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______________'Imagine True Detective , with its nightmarishly-unsettling murder investigation, but set in the south of England in the 1980s, then you...

Maigret and the minister
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Maigret has no taste for politics, or politicians, but when he is summoned to a clandestine meeting by a desperate government minister one evening, he...
Maigret is afraid
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In book forty-two Maigret's impromptu visit to an old college friend draws him into a murky investigation in a small provincial town ruled by snobbery...

Black as he's painted
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Commemorating 75 years since the Empress of Crime's first book, the tenth volume in a set of omnibus editions presenting the complete run of 32 Inspec...
Strip Jack
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The fourth Inspector Rebus novel from the No.1 bestselling author - 'unmatched in the field of British crime fiction' THE TIMES.Gregor Jack, MP, well-...

Paul Temple and the Kelby affair
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Historian Alfred Kelby decides to publish the diaries of Margaret Spender, Lord Delamore's secretary and secret lover. But these diaries go beyond his...
Below the clock
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A classic Golden Age detective novel set at the heart of Westminster, when the murder of the Chancellor of the Exchequer threatens to topple the whole...

Nightmare
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Driven to madness by the cruelty of a small group of people, a young novelist sets about taking murderous revenge.Simon Whalley is an unsuccessful nov...
Murder on the Orient Express
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Agatha Christie's most famous murder mystery, reissued with a striking new cover designed to appeal to the latest generation of Agatha Christie fans a...

Miss Marple's final cases
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A collection of Miss Marple mysteries, plus some bonus short stories.First, the mystery man in the church with a bullet-wound. then, the riddle of a d...
Cards on the table
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A facsimile first edition hardback of the Poirot book, introducing Ariadne Oliver in Christie's exemplary 'murder in a locked room' scenario.Mr Shaita...

Somebody at the door
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In the winter of 1942, England lies cold and dark in the wartime blackout. One bleak evening, Councillor Grayling steps off the 6.12 from Euston, carrying GBP120 in cash, and oblivious to the fate that awaits him in the snow-covered suburbs. Inspector Holly draws up a list of Grayling's fellow passengers: his distrusted employee Charles Evetts, the
Death on the Nile
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A facsimile first edition hardback of one of Poirot's most famous cases, published to mark the 80th anniversary of his first appearance.The tranquilli...

Northanger Abbey
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Jane Austen in the hands of queen of crime, Val McDermid. Get ready for a very different Northanger Abbey.For Cat Morland life being home-schooled in ...
A Study in Scarlet & The Sign of the Four
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With an Introduction by David Stuart Davies. 'Doctor Watson, Mr Sherlock Holmes' - The most famous introduction in the history of crime fiction takes ...

Capital crimes
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With its fascinating mix of people - rich and poor, British and foreign, worthy and suspicious - London is a city where anything can happen. The possibilities for criminals and for the crime writer are endless. London has been home to many of fiction's finest detectives, and the setting for mystery novels and short stories of the highest quality. '
Murder in midsummer
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It's the middle of summer. On Cornish sea-fronts, happy children grip melting ice-creams. In the south of France, sunlight filters through leaves as f...

The sign of the four
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HarperCollins is proud to present its incredible range of best-loved, essential classics.'I abhor the dull routine of existence. I crave for mental ex...
For the shooting
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'For The Shooting' is a classic detective mystery novel which spins a binding web of rivalry, lust, revenge, jealousy, and the desire for justice.

Maigret sets a trap
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Paris comes under siege when someone starts killing women on the streets one summer - and Maigret must hatch a plan to lure the murderer out.'It was 4...
Different class
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The gripping new psychological thriller from Joanne Harris, to follow her bestselling Gentlemen & Players and Blueeyedboy. Perfect for fans of Cla...

The case-book of Sherlock Holmes
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With a new Introduction by David Stuart Davies. 'Surely no man would take up my profession if it were not that danger attracts him.' In The Casebook, ...
The secret of High Eldersham
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Samuel Whitehead, landlord of the Rose and Crown, is a stranger in the lonely East Anglian village of High Eldersham. When the newcomer is stabbed to death in his pub, and Scotland Yard are called to the scene, it seems that the veil dividing High Eldersham from the outside world is about to be lifted. Detective Inspector Young forms a theory about

The distant echo
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The first novel in the bestselling Karen Pirie seriesThe award-winning Number One bestseller and Queen of crime fiction Val McDermid carves out a stun...
Death in holy orders
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When the body of a theology student is found on a desolate stretch of coast in East Anglia, his wealthy father demands that Scotland Yard should re-ex...

The complete Father Brown stories
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The complete adventures of the well-loved clerical sleuth, collected in one brilliant volume.Shabby and lumbering, with a face like a Norfolk dumpling...
Death of an expert witness
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From P.D. James, one of the masters of British crime fiction, comes the seventh Adam Dalgliesh novel, set against the bleak fens of East Anglia. Death...

Shroud for a nightingale
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The young women of Nightingale House are there to learn to nurse and comfort the suffering. But when one of the students plays patient in a demonstrat...
After the funeral
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The first of a new-look series of Hercule Poirot books for the 21st century'It's been hushed up very nicely, hasn't it? But he was murdered, wasn't he...

Have you seen her
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'A classic twisting mystery from queen of suspense Lisa Hall . the epilogue delivers a wild twist . the bond between Anna and Laurel the perfect ancho...
Light of the world
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James Lee Burke's legendary detective Dave Robicheaux returns to try to save his daughter from a sadistic killer.When Detective Dave Robicheaux's daug...

The distant echo
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The first novel in the bestselling Karen Pirie seriesThe award-winning Number One bestseller and Queen of crime fiction Val McDermid carves out a stun...
Lady Audley's secret
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With an Introduction and Notes by Esther Saxey The flaxen-haired beauty of the childlike Lady Audley would suggest that she has no secrets. But M.E. B...

Laidlaw
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WINNER OF THE CWA SILVER DAGGERMeet Jack Laidlaw, the original damaged detective. When a young woman is found brutally murdered in Kelvingrove Park, o...
Scarweather
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1913. John Farringdale, with his cousin Eric Foster, visits the famous archaeologist Tolgen Reisby. At Scarweather - Reisby's lonely house on the windswept northern coast of England - Eric is quickly attracted to Reisby's much younger wife, and matters soon take a dangerous turn. Fifteen years later, the final scene of the drama is enacted.

Dead souls
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The tenth Inspector Rebus novel from 'Britain's best crime novelist' DAILY EXPRESS.Stalking a poisoner at the local zoo, Inspector John Rebus comes ac...
The mystery of the blue train
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A facsimile first edition hardback of the Poirot book, featuring the favourite Christie mix of trains and international travel.When the luxurious Blue...