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On a stormy night in December, a tree is blown down on an isolated Devon farm. When the fallen tree is dragged away, a rucksack is found caught amongst the roots - and next to it is a human skeleton. The discovery of the body and the rucksack revives memories for DI Wesley Peterson. A young hitchhiker who went missing twelve years ago was last seen carrying a similar backpack. Suddenly a half-forgotten cold case has turned into a murder investigation. Meanwhile, in the nearby village of Petherham, a man is found dead in suspicious circumstances whilst staying at a local guesthouse. Wesley's friend, archaeologist Neil Watson, is studying Petherham's ancient mill and uncovering the village's sinister history. Could the string of mysterious deaths be connected to the recent killings? As Wesley digs deeper into the case, it seems that the dark whisperings of a Burial Circle in the village might not be merely legend after all . . . Product Information: • ISBN: 9780349418322 • Author: Kate Ellis • Publisher: Piatkus • Format: Paperback • Pages: 384 • Dimensions: 19.81 x 12.7 x 2.41 cm

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When a body is found in a hotel room, reporters are soon all over the case: it appears to be a missing LAPD narcotics detective, apparently gone to the bad. The rumours were that he had been selling a new drug called Black Ice that had been infiltrating Los Angeles from the Mexican cartel. The LAPD are quick to declare the death a suicide, but Harry Bosch is not so sure. There are odd mysteries and unexplained details from the crime scene which just don't add up. Soon Bosch is lead into a dangerous world of shifting identities, police politics and deadly corruption . . . Product Information: • ISBN: 9781398704244 • Author: Michael Connelly • Publisher: Orion • Format: Paperback • Pages: 400 • Dimensions: 19.6 x 13.5 x 2.5 cm

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Detective Alyssa Wyatt is hunting a serial killer, but she doesn't know that he's hunting her. A woman is found naked, badly beaten and barely alive in the New Mexico mountains. The shocking discovery plunges Albuquerque Detective Alyssa Wyatt into a case that will test her to the limit. It appears that Callie McCormick is the latest plaything of a shadowy psychopath that leaves a long shadow on the streets of New Mexico - an individual linked to a string of deaths but leaving no evidence. But when Alyssa makes a breakthrough that just might reveal the killer, she unknowingly puts herself in the crosshairs of a brutal maniac - one with an old score to settle. Because the killer knows Alyssa very well, even if she doesn't know him . . . Product Information: • ISBN: 9781800322806 • Author: Charly Cox • Publisher: Canelo Hera • Format: Paperback • Pages: 368 • Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.9 x 2.1 cm

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DSI Lorimer is back with a brand new case. And the stakes have never been so high... When his old friend and former colleague is shot dead at his home, Detective Superintendent William Lorimer is devastated. And his problems are only just beginning. It's not long before two further deaths are reported: both victims ex-policemen. It's clear this is a targeted campaign against their own, yet with no other link between the victims to identify the killer, Lorimer's police team are starting to panic. Who will be next? Lorimer knows he must keep his cool if he is to solve the case. But with time running out before the next attack, he's struggling to ignore the sickening question at the back of his mind:  Will he get to the killer, before the killer gets to him? Product Information: ISBN: 9780751576429 Author: Alex Gray Publisher: Sphere Format: Paperback Pages: 384 Dimensions: 19.6 x 12.7 x 2.54cm

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He's back . . . Private investigator Harry Bosch confronts a villain who's long been in hiding - a fiend known as The Poet. Former FBI agent Rachel Walling is working a dead-end stint in South Dakota when she gets the call she's been dreading for four years. The Poet is back. And he has not forgotten Rachel. He has a special present for her. Harry Bosch is adjusting to life in Las Vegas when gets a call from the widow of a friend who died recently. Previously in his FBI career, the friend worked on the famous case tracking the killer known as The Poet. This fact alone makes some of the elements of his death doubly suspicious. And Harry Bosch is heading straight into the path of the most ruthless and inventive murderer he has ever encountered. . . Product Information: • ISBN: 9781398704251 • Author: Michael Connelly • Publisher: Orion • Format: Paperback • Pages: 400 • Dimensions: 20 x 13.3 x 2.7 cm

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The River Thames always gives up its dead… There’s a killer picking off victims from the wild swimming spots on the upper reaches of the Thames. The case takes Detective Inspector Leo George into the path of Jess Bridges, a private investigator who lives life close to the edge. Their enquiries lead them to author, Jago Jackson, whose book on secret wild swimming spots has turned him into a social media celebrity. Is Jago’s book the blueprint that the murderer is following? If so, does that make Jago a target or the killer himself? Either way, the duo find themselves swimming in some very dangerous waters … Black River is the first in a thrilling new whodunnit series, featuring a detective as sharp as his suits and a heroine who’s trouble. Product Information: • ISBN: 9780008422585 • Author: Joss Stirling • Publisher: One More Chapter • Format: Paperback • Pages: 432 • Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.9 x 2.74

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Details: When an elderly woman is shot in what appears to be a tragic accident, Shetland detective Jimmy Perez is called to investigate the mystery. The sparse landscape and the emptiness of the sea have bred a fierce and secretive people. As Jimmy looks to the islanders for answers, he finds instead two feuding families whose envy, greed and bitterness have lasted generations. Then there's another murder and, as the spring weather shrouds the island in claustrophobic mists, Jimmy must dig up old secrets to stop a new killer from striking again... Ideal for: Red Bones is the third book in Ann Cleeves' Shetland series - filmed as the major BBC1 drama starring Douglas Henshall, Shetland. This paperback book has 392 pages and measures: 19.7 x 12.8 x 2.6cm.

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It's one of the most disturbing cases DI Fawley has ever worked. The Christmas holidays, and two children have just been pulled from the wreckage of their burning home in North Oxford. The toddler is dead, and his brother is soon fighting for his life. Why were they left in the house alone? Where is their mother, and why is their father not answering his phone? Then new evidence is discovered, and DI Fawley's worst nightmare comes true. Because this fire wasn't an accident. It was murder. Product Information: • ISBN: 9780241990407 • Author: Cara Hunter • Publisher: Penguin • Format: Paperback • Pages: 384 • Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.9 x 2.3cm

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Planning to grab a cup of coffee and move along, Jack Reacher gets off the bus in a sleepy no-name town outside Nashville... But that wasn't about to happen. The town has been shut down by a cyber attack. At the centre of it all, whether he likes it or not, is Rusty Rutherford. He's an average IT guy, but he knows more than he thinks. As the bad guys move in on Rusty, Reacher moves in on them... and now Rusty knows he's protected, he's never going to leave the big man's side. Reacher might just have to stick around and find out what the hell's gone wrong... and then put it right, like only he can. Dive into the edge-of-your-seat, heart-in-mouth new Jack Reacher thriller and his 25th adventure. No one's bigger than Jack Reacher. Product Information: • ISBN: 9780552177429 • Author: Lee Child, Andrew Child • Publisher: Corgi • Format: Paperback • Pages: 464 • Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.8 x 2.7 cm

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As DI Nicola Tanner investigates what appears to be a series of organised killings, her partner Susan is brutally murdered, leaving the detective bereft, and vengeful. Taken off the case, Tanner enlists the help of DI Tom Thorne to pursue a pair of ruthless killers and the broker handing out the deadly contracts. As the killers target their latest victim, Thorne takes the biggest risk of his career and is drawn into a horrifying and disturbing world in which families will do anything to protect their honour. Product Information: ISBN: 9780751566925 Author: Mark Billingham Publisher: Little Brown Format: Paperback Pages: 544 Dimensions: 19 x 12cm

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First published as Firing Line. October, 1940. Bombs are falling on Stratford when air-raid warden Sylvia Parks sees a house with a light shining like a beacon to the enemy aircraft overhead, violating the blackout regulations. With no answer at the door she manages to break in, only to discover the body of a young woman - and she s been strangled with a stocking. For Detective Inspector John Jago, the scene brings back memories of the gruesome Soho Strangler, who murdered four women in the mid-1930s but has never been caught. Is there a connection? As the investigation develops, it leads him into a web of family jealousies, violence, robbery and the underworld of political terrorism. Product Information: • ISBN: 9780749026035 • Author: Mike Hollow • Publisher: Allison & Busby • Format: Paperback • Pages: 352 • Dimensions: 19.8 x 13 x 2.8 cm

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When a group of old university friends leave London and travel to Unst, Shetland's most northerly island, to celebrate the marriage of one of their friends... Late at night, Eleanor disappears... into thin air. The following day, Eleanor's friend Polly receives an email, reading like a suicide note, saying she will never be found alive. And then Eleanor's body is discovered, lying in a small loch close to the cliff edge. Detective Jimmy Perez and Willow Reeves are dispatched to Unst to investigate... Before she went missing, Eleanor claimed to have seen the ghost of a local child who drowned in the 1920's. Is there a secret behind this myth? Product Information:• ISBN: 9781447202103• Author: Ann Cleeves• Publisher: Pan Books• Format: Paperback• Pages: 414• Dimensions: 20 x 13 x 3cm

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Hieronymus (Harry) Bosch has retired from the Los Angeles Police Department - but the discovery of a startling unsolved murder among his old case files means he cannot rest until he finds the killer. When he left the LAPD, Bosch took a file with him: the case of a production assistant murdered four years earlier during a movie set robbery. The LAPD thinks the stolen money was used to finance a terrorist training camp. Thoughts of the original murder victim were lost in the federal zeal, and when Bosch decides to reinvestigate, he quickly falls foul of both his old colleagues and the FBI. When the private investigation enables him to meet up with an old friend, shadows from his past come back to haunt him . . . Product Information: • ISBN: 9781398704237 • Author: Michael Connelly • Publisher: Orion • Format: Paperback • Pages: 368 • Dimensions: 19.7 x 13.4 x 2.4 cm

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The first two instalments in the bestselling Exham-on-Sea Mysteries. Murder at the Lighthouse Recently widowed Libby Forest arrives in the small coastal town of Exham-on-Sea, keen to start a new life baking cakes and designing chocolates. Walking on the beach one stormy autumn day, Libby and excitable Springer Spaniel ‘Shipley’ discover a dead body under the lighthouse.  Convinced the death was no accident, Libby teams up with Max Ramshore, an attractive local resident, and Bear, a huge sheepdog, to confront indifference from the community and unmask the killer.  Murder on the Levels When a group of cyclists, all customers at the bakery in small town Exham-on-Sea, are poisoned, suspicion falls on the shop itself, and Libby’s food. In partnership with attractive, blue-eyed Max Ramshore and his huge sheepdog, Bear, Libby Forest sets out to uncover the poisoner and save the bakery. Product Information: • ISBN: 9781800485655 • Author: Evesham Frances • Publisher: Boldwood Books • Format: Book Collection – Paperback

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It's the spring of 1930 and Private Investigator Kate Shackleton is inspecting the books of Barleycorn Brewery. Something doesn’t add up. But when the one employee who may know what's really going on meets with a fatal accident, Kate's investigation intensifies. On the day of the brewery garden party, amidst celebrations for the newly crowned Yorkshire Brewery Queen, Kate finds herself staring at another body. It's clear there are secrets somebody would kill to keep buried . . . Product Information: • ISBN: 9780349423081 • Author: Frances Brody • Publisher: Piatkus • Format: Paperback • Pages: 368 • Dimensions: 19.6 x 13 x 2.8 cm

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Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes turn the Riviera upside down to crack their most captivating case yet . . . It's summertime on the Riviera, where the Jazz Age is busily reinventing the holiday delights of warm days on golden sand and cool nights on terraces and dance floors. But just up the coast lies Monte Carlo, where fortunes are won, lost, stolen, and hidden away. So when Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes happen across the Cote d'Azur in this summer of 1925, they find themselves pulled between the young and the old, hot sun and cool jazz, new friendships and old loyalties, childlike pleasures and very grownup sins... Product Information: • ISBN: 9780749025687 • Author: Laurie R. King • Publisher: Allison & Busby • Format: Paperback • Pages: 352 • Dimensions: 19.7 x 12.9 x 2.9 cm

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Rumours. Scandal. Danger. The Brontë sisters are ready to investigate . . . In Yorkshire, 1845, there are dark rumours are spreading across the moors. Everything indicates that Mrs Elizabeth Chester of Chester Grange has been brutally murdered in her home - but nobody can find her body. As the dark murmurs reach Emily, Anne and Charlotte Brontë, the sisters are horrified, yet intrigued. Before they know it, the siblings become embroiled in the quest to find the vanished bride, sparking their imaginations but placing their lives at great peril . . . Product Information: • ISBN: 9781529389029 • Author: Bella Ellis • Publisher: Hodder Paperbacks • Format: Paperback • Pages: 368 • Dimensions: 19.6 x 12.6 x 2.8 cm

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Torrential rain triggers a landslide in the dark hours of a Shetland winter and the burial of an old friend of DI Jimmy Perez is in danger...As he watches the floor of mud and water smash through a croft house. Within the rubble, he finds the body of a dark-haired woman wearing a red silk dress. Perez soon becomes obsessed with tracing her identity until it emerges that she was already dead before the landslide hit the house. Perez feels bound by duty to find out who she was and how she died. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781447278221• Author: Ann Cleeves• Publisher: Pan Books• Format: Paperback• Pages: 396• Dimensions: 20 x 13 x 2.5cm

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A victim? Or a killer? One icy cold morning, the remains of a woman are discovered. She has been abused, then butchered. DI Kelly Porter knows this is the work of a monster. One who has killed before - and will do so again. Kevin Flint is a young man with no friends and a reputation for being odd. He explores the hidden corners of the Lake District, and likes to creep, and watch. He witnesses depravity and it excites him. But will he cross the line from bystander to perpetrator? Despite her personal life taking unexpected turns, Kelly's detective instincts tell her that the answers lie with Kevin - if only she knew the right questions to ask. Will Kelly miss her chance and have blood on her hands? And will she ever be the same when it's over? Product Information: • ISBN: 9781788638166 • Author: Rachel Lynch • Publisher: Canelo Crime • Format: Paperback • Pages: 352 • Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.9 x 2.1 cm

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Three Cities. Three Bullets. Three Victims.. Simultaneous murders hit LA, Chicago and San Francisco. SFPD Sergeant Lindsay Boxer is tasked with uncovering what links these precise and calculated killings. With the expertise of the Women's Murder Club at her disposal, she may be the only one who can solve these country-spanning killings. But the truth proves more complicated than she feared. Lindsay discovers that the victims all excel in lucrative criminal activity. As the casualty list expands, fear and fascination with this shocking spree provoke debate across the country. Are the killers villains or heroes? Product Information: ISBN: 9781787461956 Author: James Patterson Publisher: Arrow Books Format: Paperback Pages: 432 Dimensions: 19.6 x 12.8 x 2.7cm

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