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The body in the Dumb River
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'For the most part, the dead man received public sympathy. A decent, hardworking chap, with not an enemy anywhere. People were surprised that anyb...
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...
Maigret in court
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'His artistry is supreme' John BanvilleThey suddenly found themselves in an impersonal world, where everyday words no longer seemed to mean anything, ...

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...
Murder on the Orient Express
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Agatha Christie's most famous murder mystery, reissued with a striking new cover with special finishes.Just after midnight, a snowdrift stops the Orie...

The big sleep and other novels
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One of the BBC's '100 Novels That Shaped Our World''Raymond Chandler invented a new way of talking about America, and America has never looked the sam...
The sweetness at the bottom of the pie
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Meet Flavia: Mystery Solver. Master Poisoner. 11 Years Old.England 1950. At Buckshaw, the crumbling country seat of the de Luce family, very-nearly-el...

Maigret's secret
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'His artistry is supreme' John Banville Certain details of the case were etched more sharply than others in Maigret's memory. Even years later he cou...
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...

Murder on the Orient Express
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A facsimile first edition hardback of Poirot's most famous book, published to mark the 80th anniversary of his first appearance.Just after midnight, a...
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...

Fire in the thatch
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The Second World War is drawing to a close. Nicholas Vaughan, released from the army after an accident, takes refuge in Devon - renting a thatched cottage in the beautiful countryside at Mallory Fitzjohn. Vaughan sets to work farming the land, rearing geese and renovating the cottage. Hard work and rural peace seem to make this a happy bachelor lif
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...

Sherlock Holmes
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For fans of the great detective, this volume collects 10 classic tales of mystery and detection. In addition to the complete short novel 'The Hound of...
Maigret and the reluctant witnesses
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'His artistry is supreme' John Banville It was as if suddenly, long ago, life had stopped here, not the life of the man lying on the bed but the life ...

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
Unnatural death
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The third book in Dorothy L Sayers' classic Lord Peter Wimsey series, introduced by crime writer Minette Walters - a must-read for fans of Agatha Chri...