Crime & Mystery Fiction

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See also: Crime and Mystery

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  • Cover scan of Exposed At The Back
    Exposed At The Back
    Arild Stavrum - Hardback - Freight
    Norway's most powerful football agent, the charismatic and ruthless Arild Golden, is found brutally murdered. Rumours circulate about infidelity and secret deals, about billions that cannot be traced and stories about talented African footballers who are dumped without papers when they fail to make the grade in the professional game. The lawyer Steinar Brunsvik, a former player for Ajax and the Norwegian national team, is asked to represent murder suspect Taribo Shorunmo. Shorunmo is a former footballer living in Norway without a visa. Brunsvik discovers that his own football career has a connection to Golden's murder and realises he caught in the middle of a dirty game that could prove fatal.
  • Cover scan of England Expects
    England Expects
    Sara Sheridan - Paperback - Polygon
    Set during the summer heatwave of 1953, 'England Expects' finds Mirabelle and Vesta investigating the seemingly unrelated murders of a racing journalist and a cleaning woman. Their searches lead them through Brighton Pavilion's crumbling passageways to the quad of a Cambridge college and finally into the shady underworld of Brighton freemasonry. And, while not on the murder trail, Vesta has to make some difficult decisions about her personal life.
  • Cover scan of England Expects
    England Expects
    Sara Sheridan - Hardback - Polygon
    Set during the summer heatwave of 1953, 'England Expects' finds Mirabelle and Vesta investigating the seemingly unrelated murders of a racing journalist and a cleaning woman. Their searches lead them through Brighton Pavilion's crumbling passageways to the quad of a Cambridge college and finally into the shady underworld of Brighton freemasonry. And, while not on the murder trail, Vesta has to make some difficult decisions about her personal life.
  • Cover scan of The End Of The Wasp Season
    The End Of The Wasp Season
    Denise Mina - Paperback - Orion Books
    When wealthy Sarah Erroll dies a violent death at her home in a posh part of Glasgow, the local community is stunned by what appears to be a truly gratuitous act. Heavily pregnant with desperately wanted twins, DS Alex Morrow is called in to investigate and soon discovers that there is more to Sarah's murder than it first seems.
  • Cover scan of Exile
    Exile
    Denise Mina - Paperback - Orion Books
    Travelling down from Glasgow to London to investigate the murder of one of the former clients at the Glasgow Women's Shelter, Maureen O'Donnell quickly finds herself out of her depth and in danger of suffering a similar fate.
  • Cover scan of Extraordinary People
    Extraordinary People
    Peter May - Paperback - Quercus
    What has happened to Jacques Gaillard? The brilliant teacher vanished ten years ago, presumably from Paris. The mystery inspires Enzo Macleod, who reckons he can solve the puzzle by applying new science to an old case.
  • Cover scan of Evil For Evil
    Evil For Evil
    Aline Templeton - Paperback - Allison & Busby
    Lovatt Island is one of a group of uninhabited islands, near the isolated village of Innellan in south-west Scotland. The skeleton found in one of its sea-caves, shackled to the rock, looks like the relic of some long ago conflict between rival smuggling gangs, but the modern watch clasped around its bony wrist gives the lie to that.
  • Cover scan of Evil For Evil
    Evil For Evil
    Aline Templeton - Hardback - Allison & Busby
    Lovatt Island is one of a group of uninhabited islands, near the isolated village of Innellan in south-west Scotland. The skeleton found in one of its sea-caves, shackled to the rock, looks like the relic of some long ago conflict between rival smuggling gangs, but the modern watch clasped around its bony wrist gives the lie to that.
  • Cover scan of The End Of The Wasp Season
    The End Of The Wasp Season
    Denise Mina - Paperback - Orion
    When wealthy Sarah Erroll dies a violent death at her home in a posh part of Glasgow, the local community is stunned by what appears to be a truly gratuitous act. Heavily pregnant with desperately wanted twins, DS Alex Morrow is called in to investigate and soon discovers that there is more to Sarah's murder than it first seems.
  • Cover scan of The End Of The Wasp Season
    The End Of The Wasp Season
    Denise Mina - Paperback - Orion
    When millionaire banker Lars Anderson hangs himself from the oak tree in front of his Kent mansion his death attracts no sympathy. One less shark is little loss to a world nursing a financial hangover. But the legacy of a lifetime of self-serving is widespread, the carnage most acute among his family.

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