Crime Fiction

Crime Fiction

Crime Fiction

Crime Fiction

Crime and True Crime books are very popular and should carry a warning as they are true stories of horrific inhumanity and cruelty. Truth is often stranger than fiction.

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SILENT GIRL
TESS GERRITSEN    Book Number: 85515
Published price: £7.99
Bibliophile price: £4.00
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Detective Jane Rizzoli knows that evil is on the prowl. A severed hand is found in an alleyway in Boston's Chinatown. Rizzoli discovers the rest of the body on a nearby rooftop, the head nearly s...
BRIGHT YOUNG DEAD: The Mitford Murders
JESSICA FELLOWES    Book Number: 86311
Published price: £12.99
Bibliophile price: £4.50
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By the author of five official companion books to Downton Abbey and former Deputy Editor of Country Life, here is blissful escapism. A masquerade ball 1925, and we meet the Bright Young Things, he...
COLOURS OF ALL THE CATTLE
ALEXANDER MCCALL SMITH    Book Number: 86314
Published price: £18.99
Bibliophile price: £6.50
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The latest from the No.1 Ladies' Detective Agency, we have the glamorous 2018 hardback. Precious Ramotswe is pondering the meaning of her life. A meeting with Mma Potokwani who runs the local orp...
DEATH IN A SCARLET COAT
DAVID DICKINSON    Book Number: 86315
Published price: £7.99
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Lord Francis Powerscourt investigates the case of the dissolute and dead aristocrat. Master of the Hunt, the 15th Earl of Candlesby, has come to lead his riders once again, but this time he comes ...
GOOD SON
YOU-JEONG JEONG    Book Number: 86322
Published price: £16.99
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Devour this did-he-do-it thriller about the relentless pursuit of the evil coiled within humans. Yu-jin is a good son, model student and a successful athlete, but one day he wakes up covered in bl...
HOUSE OF SILK
ANTONY HOROWITZ    Book Number: 86324
Published price: £8.99
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The game's afoot. It is November 1890 and London is gripped by a merciless winter. Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson are enjoying tea by the fire at 221b Baker Street when an agitated man arrives una...
LEVERAGE IN DEATH
J. D. ROBB    Book Number: 86327
Published price: £20
Bibliophile price: £6.00
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'Curious corpses, tangled twists and one sizzling sleuth' Kathy Reichs said of this number one international bestseller, here in glamorous 2018 hardback. What would you do to protect your family? ...
MAN WHO CAME UPTOWN
GEORGE PELECANOS    Book Number: 86332
Published price: £20
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By the author of 'The Wire' here is an economical, rhythmic and angrily political piece of hard-boiled fiction. Anna Byrne is a prison librarian. In a place where hope is hard to find, the power ...
SS-GB
LEN DEIGHTON    Book Number: 86458
Published price: £8.99
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Recently made into a gripping TV series, here is a brilliant fictional picture of Britain under German rule. Len Deighton imagines a chilling world in which the British Command surrendered to the ...
COMPLETE SHERLOCK HOLMES: Leatherbound Edition
SIR ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE    Book Number: 82274
Bibliophile price: £30.00
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Classy and classic, in chocolate brown bonded leather binding with gold and silver tooling and beautiful design, the deerstalker, pipe and magnifying glass, violin and crossed swords are embossed o...
CHESSMEN
PETER MAY    Book Number: 85226
Published price: £7.99
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The magnificent final volume in the Lewis Trilogy, one of the best-regarded crime series of recent years. Back living on Lewis, former detective Fin Macleod has been charged with investigating the...
ILLUSTRATED ADVENTURES OF SHERLOCK HOLMES
ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE    Book Number: 86604
Bibliophile price: £12.99
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Sherlock Holmes, Dr Watson and Lestrade face Moriarty, Jabez Wilson and Grimesby Roylott in this collection of 12 stories selected by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle himself from his 60-story canon. Publis...
THE BLOOD
E. S. THOMSON    Book Number: 86651
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A world of secrets, murder and betrayal lies behind the London waterfront. Summoned to the riverside by the desperate, scribbled note of an old friend, Jem Flockhart and Will Quartermain find them...
CONNECTIONS IN DEATH
J. D. ROBB    Book Number: 86656
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Nora Roberts published her first novel under the pseudonym J. D. Robb in 1995, introducing Eve Dallas, a New York City Police Lieutenant with a dark past, and billionaire Irish rogue, Roarke. "Cur...
MARK OF A MURDERER
SUSANNA GREGORY    Book Number: 86665
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The eleventh chronicle of Matthew Bartholomew. On St Scholastica's Day in February 1355, Oxford explodes in one of the most serious riots of its turbulent history. Fearing for their lives, the sc...
ONLY THE DEAD CAN TELL
ALEX GRAY    Book Number: 86666
Published price: £7.99
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When Dorothy Guildford is found stabbed to death in her home, all signs point to her husband Peter. The forensic psychologist is convinced there's more to the case that meets the eye, but Police Sc...
STRANGER DIARIES
ELLY GRIFFITHS    Book Number: 86674
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English teacher Clare Cassidy's friend Ella has been found murdered. They had recently fallen out. Found beside the body was a line from The Stranger, a story by the Gothic writer Clare teaches, a...
INDIA BLACK AND THE GENTLEMAN THIEF
CAROL K. CARR    Book Number: 85735
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India Black's double life operating a high-class brothel and running high-stakes espionage for Her Majesty's government can take its toll, but there's no rest for the weary, particularly when an in...
DARK ANGEL
ELLY GRIFFITHS    Book Number: 85324
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Dr Ruth Galloway is off on a working holiday to Italy, but the hilltop village of Castello degli Angeli holds a secret as dark as any buried in the Norfolk marshes. Italian archaeologist Dr Morell...
BROKEN
KARIN SLAUGHTER    Book Number: 85466
Published price: £8.99
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The number one bestselling page turner by the woman who evokes small-town American evil most chillingly. When the body of a young woman is discovered deep beneath the icy waters of Lake Grant, a n...
FALLEN
KARIN SLAUGHTER    Book Number: 85483
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The killing won't stop until someone's paid the price. Special Agent Faith Mitchell returns home to a nightmare. Her baby daughter Emma has been locked outside, and there's a trail of blood to th...
MURDER LIES WAITING
ALANNA KNIGHT    Book Number: 85503
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The Times newspaper has described this writer as 'a master of crime'. 1906 and for Rose McQuinn the invitation to holiday at a luxury hotel on the Isle of Bute is an unexpected delight, until she ...
TRETJAK
MAX LANDORFF    Book Number: 86517
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A brilliant translation from the German original. Gabriel Tretjak is the Fixer, hired to play the part of fate in the lives of the rich and famous and to make the impossible possible. With clinic...
CAREER OF EVIL: A Cormoran Strike Novel
ROBERT GALBRAITH    Book Number: 86562
Published price: $17.99
Bibliophile price: £6.50
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Following on from The Cuckoo's Calling and The Silkworm, and writing under a pseudonym is the bestselling author of the Harry Potter series J. K. Rowling. When a mysterious package is delivered to...
DAYS WITHOUT NUMBER
ROBERT GODDARD    Book Number: 86566
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Some secrets are best kept hidden. Nicholas Paleologus is summoned to resolve a dispute that threatens to tear his family apart. A retired archaeologist and supposed descendent of the last Empero...
EARTHLY REMAINS
DONNA LEON    Book Number: 86568
Published price: $25
Bibliophile price: £8.50
Product format: Hardback

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"A wonderful evocation of Venice's streets and piazzas, food and wonderful moods of an old, old world confronting a very new one". Donna Leon's Venetian mysteries never disappoint fans for their i...
EDITH'S DIARY
PATRICIA HIGHSMITH    Book Number: 86569
Published price: $13.50
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Edith Howland's precious diary provides a reflective interlude in her busy day. This 'fine and chilling character study' (Newsweek) charts a diary gone wrong. As Edith's American 1950s suburban l...
ENDS OF THE EARTH
ROBERT GODDARD    Book Number: 86572
Published price: $25
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World War One flying ace-turned-spy James 'Max' Maxted confronts a 30 year old secret and a lethal German foe in Tokyo. The charismatic Royal Flying Corps veteran is now working clandestinely for ...
PRUSSIAN BLUE
PHILIP KERR    Book Number: 86590
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France 1956 and Bernie Gunther is on the run. If there is one thing he's learned it is never to refuse a job from a high-ranking secret policeman but that's just what he's done and now he's a mark...
SUFFER THE LITTLE CHILDREN
DONNA LEON    Book Number: 86597
Published price: $16
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Venetian Commissario Guido Brunetti is plunged into a family crisis when summoned in the middle of the night to the hospital bed of a senior paediatrician. A band of three armed men had burst int...
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