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The word is murder
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_________________SHE PLANNED HER OWN FUNERAL. BUT DID SHE ARRANGE HER OWN MURDER?A woman is strangled six hours after organising her own funeral.Did s...
Rounding the mark
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Rounding the Mark is the seventh darkly humorous novel in Andrea Camilleri's Inspector Montalbano series.He began swimming in slow, broad strokes. The...

The terracotta dog
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The Terracotta Dog, the second book in Andrea Camilleri's Inspector Montalbano series, opens with a mysterious tÍte-ŗ-tÍte with a Mafioso, some inexpl...
The murder map
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When art dealer Ivan Fielding is found dead of a heart attack in his home, surrounded by the treasures he's collected all his life, it doesn't initi...

The patience of the spider
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The Patience of the Spider is the eighth novel in Andrea Camilleri's wryly humorous Inspector Montalbano series.'A brother,' he said. Jesus Christ! N...
A guide to the beasts of East Africa
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For lovers of Alexander McCall Smith, the engaging follow up to Nicholas Drayson's much-loved A Guide to the Birds of East Africa sees the return of M...

The voice of the violin
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The Voice of the Violin by Andrea Camilleri is the fourth in the bestselling Inspector Montalbano series.The commissioner kept looking at him with an ...
When will there be good news?
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'An exhilarating read. Her wry humour, sharp eye for the quirks of human behaviour and subtle characterisation are a constant joy' Daily MailThe third...

The salmon of doubt
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The Salmon of Doubt is Douglas Adams's indispensable guide to life, the universe and everything. It includes short stories and eleven chapters of a Di...
Mumbo jumbo
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'A great writer' James Baldwin'Part vision, part satire, part farce ... a wholly original, unholy cross between the craft of fiction and witchcraft' T...

Excursion to Tindari
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The fifth in the hit Italian crime series, Excursion to Tindari is another darkly comic detective story featuring Inspector Montalbano.Maybe a phrase,...
Started early, took my dog
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'Crime has given Atkinson the freedom to write an ambitious, panoramic work, full of excitement, colour and compassion' Sunday TimesThe fourth Jackson...

Case histories
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'An astonishingly complex and moving literary detective story that made me sob but also snort with laughter. It's the sort of novel you have to start ...
In the crypt with a candlestick
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'Sharp, funny . . . the best sort of murder mystery' Tatler'A jolly farce that never takes itself too seriously' Red Magazine'Fizzles, crackles and sp...

Bad
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The brand-new summer sizzler . . . ____________She stole the life she wanted. Now someone wants to steal it back . . . Alvie Knightly may be waking up...
Smoke over Malibu
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The Hon. Lucius Kluge - honourable, lucky, clever - might be the only guy in Los Angeles who's still living in the past.Lucky pines for the old days o...

One good turn
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'An absolute joy to read...the pleasure of One Good Turn lies in the ride, in Atkinson's wry, unvanquished characters, her swooping, savvy, sarcastic ...
The shape of water
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The Shape of Water is the first in Andrea Camilleri's wry, brilliantly compelling Sicilian crime series, featuring Inspector Montalbano. This edition ...

Children of the valley
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A fast-paced, sharply observed novel of rural suspense. Sheriff Lucian Wing goes to the aid of a pair of young runaways, Duncan and Pamela, who have ...
Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency
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Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency by Douglas Adams, author of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, is a much-loved cult classic, that has spawn...

The riddle of the fractal monks
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A mystery lands - literally - at Tom Winscombe's feet, and another riotous mathematical adventure begins… Tom Winscombe and Dorothy Chan haven't ma...
Full steam ahead, Felix
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THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER - AS SEEN ON THE ONE SHOW & GOOD MORNING BRITAINThe charming follow up to the Sunday Times bestseller Felix the Railwa...

The intruder
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He has the key to hundreds of houses.Maybe even to yours.A gripping, sinister, deeply unsettling novel from the most sociopathic narrator of 2018. Mee...
Charles Paris
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A BBC Radio 4 full-cast adaptation of Simon Brett's comic murder mystery, starring Bill Nighy as the irrepressible Charles Paris. Charles Paris (unsuc...

Killing with confetti
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The eighteenth book in the award-winning Peter Diamond series, from Peter Lovesey.As a New Year begins in Bath, Ben Brace proposes to his long-term gi...
Big sky
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THE HIGHLY ANTICIPATED RETURN OF JACKSON BRODIE - 'LIKE ALL GOOD DETECTIVES, A HERO FOR MEN AND WOMEN ALIKE' (The Times)Jackson Brodie has relocated ...

Full steam ahead, Felix
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THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER 'FULL OF FUNNY AND HEART-WARMING STORIES' Sunday ExpressCurl up with a purrfect cosy tale of the exciting adventures of Fe...
The ice maid's tail
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The town is gripped by a big freeze, and blizzard after blizzard has engulfed the feline community, leaving shops and businesses snowbound. Hettie Bag...

Mad
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Seven days of sin. Seven days of secrets. Seven days to steal her sister's life.Beth has always been the golden girl, leaving her identical twin, Alvi...
Snap
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Crime & Thriller Book of the Year (Specsavers National Book Awards) Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2018.'The best crime novel I've read in a ...

The love detective
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The first in a hilarious new series featuring a regular girl set down a path strewn with misadventures and murder to her destiny as 'The Love Detectiv...
The Department of Sensitive Crimes
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The first book in Alexander McCall Smith's new Detective Varg series . . .The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo introduced us to Scandi noir. Now, welcome t...

Twisted 26
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The No. 1 New York Times bestseller!How far will Stephanie Plum go to protect the one person who means the most to her? The stakes have never been hig...
The body lies
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---A GUARDIAN BEST SUMMER READ---'A propulsive #MeToo thriller ... fiendishly readable' GUARDIAN'Gripping and fast-paced' Good Housekeeping'Powerful a...

Big sky
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THE NUMBER ONE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER: THE RETURN OF JACKSON BRODIE, 'LIKE ALL GOOD DETECTIVES, A HERO FOR MEN AND WOMEN ALIKE' (The Times)'Big Sky ...
The murder map
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When art dealer Ivan Fielding is found dead of a heart attack in his home, surrounded by the treasures he's collected all his life, it doesn't initial...

The Department of Sensitive Crimes
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The first book in Alexander McCall Smith's new DETECTIVE VARG series . . .The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo introduced us to Scandi noir. Now, welcome t...