Crime, Thrillers & Mystery Mystery Books

The Snowdonia Killings: A Snowdonia Murder Mystery Book 1 (A DI Ruth Hunter Crime Thriller)

Starting a new life in Snowdonia was always DI Ruth Hunter's dream. Until a twisted killer turned it into her worst nightmare. Detective Inspector Ruth Hunter lives with the pain of her partner’s mysterious and unsolved disappearance. About to hit fifty, the veteran police officer trades in the crime-ridden streets of London for a more peaceful life in rural North Wales. But Ruth has barely settled into her new position in North Wales Police, when the body of a brutally murdered woman is discovered…with strange symbols carved into her skin. Teaming up with an obstinate deputy, Ruth struggles to eliminate anyone from a long line of suspects. When another slain victim is discovered with the same cryptic markings, she’s forced to re-think the investigation.Has Ruth got what it takes to solve the case before the murderer attacks again?The Snowdonia Killings is the first book in the DI Ruth Hunter Crime Thriller series and set against the majestic backdrop of Snowdonia, a timeless land of Arthurian legend, folklore and myth. If you like dark police procedurals, psychologically complex characters, and shocking twists, then you’ll love Simon McCleave’s pulse-pounding debut novel.

Shut Eye: A gripping crime thriller you wona??t be able to put down (A Billy Rucker Crime Thriller Book 1)

After a brutal murder… Fear is the name of the gameA married airline pilot lies dead in his London flat – his torso scarred by a shattered champagne bottle left protruding from his abdomen. But who was the man filmed with Teddy as he left Heathrow? What secrets is he hiding? Ex-copper turned private investigator Billy Rucker joins the case on the exhortation of Teddy’s brother, a well-known MP. For Rucker it’s the start of a lonely trail through the city, clutching a grainy black and white photograph and a gnawing suspicion at the pit of his stomach. Until a chilling phone call in the night changes everything… Packed with chilling suspense, Adam Baron is perfect for fans of Stuart MacBride, Robert Bryndza or Peter James.Praise for Adam Baron‘Rucker is an intelligent, reflective hero, a man well worth keeping an eye on’ Donna Leon‘Classy and able thriller, with crunchy London backgrounds… an agile and ingenious plot… (the) forecast for the series is excellent’ Literary Review ‘It is Rucker’s disillusioned monologue that makes Shut Eye stand out… an accomplished first novel’ The Times ‘This thriller stays in the mind even when you’re not reading it’ Front magazine‘Great atmosphere… a surefire hit’ Aberdeen Evening Express ‘Good gritty stuff’ Crime Time‘A treat’ Evening Standard

The Eleventh Hour (Poppy McGuire Mysteries Book 1)

The first book in the Poppy McGuire Mystery Series! Poppy McGuire has always been a curious soul, but it's her life that's usually the topic of conversation in the small town of Sunset Ridge. Somehow being a single woman with a coffee addiction and no boyfriend prospects is intensely interesting to her nosy neighbors. But now one of the town's most important citizens has been found murdered, and everyone's life is suspect. What begins as a friendly wager with her old friend Officer Derek Hampton soon becomes far more for Poppy, and she turns to Alex Montero for help, but the enigmatic former Baltimore cop's quiet way hides as many secrets as each suspect they encounter. Everyone in Sunset Ridge has something to hide, but Poppy and Alex are determined to uncover the identity of the murderer. They just have to watch that they don't become the next victims. The Poppy McGuire Mysteries Series:The Eleventh Hour (Poppy McGuire Mysteries #1)After Hours (Poppy McGuire Mysteries #2)Top of the Hour (Poppy McGuire Mysteries #3)The Darkest Hour (Poppy McGuire Mysteries #4)Happy Hour (Poppy McGuire Mysteries #5)The Witching Hour (Poppy McGuire Mysteries #6) The Finest Hour (Poppy McGuire Mysteries #7)The Poppy McGuire Mysteries Box Set #1The Poppy McGuire Mysteries Box Set #2

The Tattoo Thief (Sullivan and Mullins Book 1)

'Creepy and compulsive, this is Belsham's first excursion into crime and it announces the arrival of a fine new voice' Daily MailA policeman on his first murder caseA tattoo artist with a deadly secretAnd a twisted serial killer sharpening his blades to kill again...When Brighton tattoo artist Marni Mullins discovers a flayed body, newly-promoted DI Francis Sullivan needs her help. There's a serial killer at large, slicing tattoos from his victims' bodies while they're still alive. Marni knows the tattooing world like the back of her hand, but has her own reasons to distrust the police. So when she identifies the killer's next target, will she tell Sullivan or go after the Tattoo Thief alone?'Better than Lee Child . . . Well written and gripping, would definitely recommend!' Amazon review 5*'Edgy and ice cool - Marni Mullins is my kind of heroine!' Marnie Riches

The Last Amen: A Contemporary Female Detective Crime Thriller (Detective Kate Murphy Mystery)

Is there a serial killer in the Catholic Church?When a young woman is found dead on her bed, dressed in an old-fashioned nightgown with her hands clasped in a prayer position, Detective Kate Murphy is called to investigate her murder.Before Kate and her colleagues can find the killer, another woman is found dead in the same position. Other than being Catholic, having blonde hair, and living in Boston, the women have very little in common. But one thing is clear: the serial killer has some twisted religious beliefs.What is his motive? Who is he? And, most importantly, can Kate stop the murderer before he strikes again?If you like adrenaline-pumping suspense and nail-biting drama, then you’ll enjoy this page-turning mystery.Buy your copy today!You can read more about Kate before she became a detective. Get The Last Hope (prequel novel) and The Last Lies (novella that precedes The Last Hope) while they are discounted.

The Later Cases: Three Gripping Private Detective Mysteries From The Roberts and Bradley Crime Series

A TRIPLE-DECKER BOXED SET CONTAINING THREE GRIPPING CRIME NOVELS PACKED WITH PAGE-TURNING INTRIGUE, DRAMA AND THRILLS. IF YOU HAVEN’T MET DETECTIVES ROBERTS AND BRADLEY UNTIL NOW THEN GET READY FOR THE RIDE…BOOK 1: HARDER THEY FALLA BLOODY VENDETTA HAS BEGUN.Detective Dan Bradley becomes the victim of a devastating attack. Bradley and his partner Eva Roberts are left to pick up the pieces. They soon learn of other victims.The private detectives must track down a villain unlike any they have ever known. Relentless and bitterly cruel, he strikes people from Dan Bradley’s past. Each victim is connected to the boxing club where Bradley boxed in his youth, but the targets have little else in common.BOOK 2: BETWEEN TWO THIEVESA HERO IS MISSING. A BODY IS FOUND ON THE BEACH. AND A FORMER FRIEND BEGS DETECTIVE EVA ROBERTS TO SAVE HER LIFE…PI Eva Roberts is hired by former school friend Lauren Jaeger. Lauren’s cruel partner refuses to let her leave him but he will certainly kill her if she stays.When a second body is found on the beach Lauren’s domestic case soon feels like a distraction... And what starts as a day of rest turns into the beginning of a nightmare.BOOK 3: INTO THE SHADOWSA ONCE FAMOUS ARTIST LIVES IN CONSTANT FEAR OF ATTACK, RECEIVING CODED THREATS AGAINST HIS LIFE. PRIVATE DETECTIVES EVA ROBERTS AND DAN BRADLEY ARE HIRED TO CRACK THE CODE AND IDENTIFY THE CULPRIT BEFORE THE ARTIST IS KILLED.But the private detectives face other problems. Eva and Dan’s romance is over. Dan is sleeping wherever he can find a bed, and the timing could not be worse – as his solo drugs case is about to reach boiling point.Perfect for fans of Ian Rankin, Helen Durrant, Janice Frost, Joy Ellis and LJ Ross. If you love to read gripping thrillers with flawed characters, a touch of humour and a hint of romance, you'll love The Later Cases.If you enjoy page-turning crime mystery novels, noir crime thrillers, heist crime thrillers, British crime thrillers and detective series with strong female characters - then Roberts and Bradley are for you.OTHER SERIES BY SOLOMON CARTER:LONG TIME DYINGLUCK AND JUDGMENTLONDON CALLINGTHE FINAL TRICKTHE LAST LINETHE DARKEST LIESTHE SECRET FEARTHE POISON PATH

Once Gone (a Riley Paige Mystery--Book #1)

“A dynamic story line that grips from the first chapter and doesn't let go.”--Midwest Book Review, Diane Donovan (regarding Once Gone)“A masterpiece of thriller and mystery! The author did a magnificent job developing characters with a psychological side that is so well described that we feel inside their minds, follow their fears and cheer for their success. The plot is very intelligent and will keep you entertained throughout the book. Full of twists, this book will keep you awake until the turn of the last page.”--Books and Movie Reviews, Roberto Mattos (re Once Gone)Women are turning up dead in the rural outskirts of Virginia, killed in grotesque ways, and when the FBI is called in, they are stumped. A serial killer is out there, his frequency increasing, and they know there is only one agent good enough to crack this case: Special Agent Riley Paige.Riley is on paid leave herself, recovering from her encounter with her last serial killer, and, fragile as she is, the FBI is reluctant to tap her brilliant mind. Yet Riley, needing to battle her own demons, comes on board, and her hunt leads her through the disturbing subculture of doll collectors, into the homes of broken families, and into the darkest canals of the killer’s mind. As Riley peels back the layers, she realizes she is up against a killer more twisted than she could have imagined. In a frantic race against time, she finds herself pushed to her limit, her job on the line, her own family in danger, and her fragile psyche collapsing.Yet once Riley Paige takes on a case, she will not quit. It obsesses her, leading her to the darkest corners of her own mind, blurring the lines between hunter and hunted. After a series of unexpected twists, her instincts lead her to a shocking climax that even Riley could not have imagined.A dark psychological thriller with heart-pounding suspense, ONCE GONE marks the debut of a riveting new series—and a beloved new character—that will leave you turning pages late into the night.Book #2 in the Riley Paige series is also now available!

Left To Die (An Adele Sharp Mysterya??Book One)

“When you think that life cannot get better, Blake Pierce comes up with another masterpiece of thriller and mystery! This book is full of twists and the end brings a surprising revelation. I strongly recommend this book to the permanent library of any reader that enjoys a very well written thriller.”--Books and Movie Reviews, Roberto Mattos (re Almost Gone) LEFT TO DIE is book #1 in a new FBI thriller series by USA Today bestselling author Blake Pierce, whose #1 bestseller Once Gone (Book #1) (a free download) has received over 1,000 five star reviews. FBI special agent Adele Sharp is a German-and-French raised American with triple citizenship—and an invaluable asset in bringing criminals to justice as they cross American and European borders.When a serial killer case spanning three U.S. states goes cold, Adele returns to San Francisco and to the man she hopes to marry. But after a shocking twist, a new lead surfaces and Adele is dispatched to Paris, to lead an international manhunt.Adele returns to the Europe of her childhood, where familiar Parisian streets, old friends from the DGSI and her estranged father reignite her dormant obsession with solving her own mother’s murder. All the while she must hunt down the diabolical killer, must enter the dark canals of his psychotic mind to know where he will strike next—and save the next victim before it’s too late.An action-packed mystery series of international intrigue and riveting suspense, LEFT TO DIE will have you turning pages late into the night.Books #2-#10 in the series are now also available!

Aged for Murder (A Tuscan Vineyard Cozy Mysterya??Book 1)

"Very entertaining. I highly recommend this book to the permanent library of any reader that appreciates a very well written mystery, with some twists and an intelligent plot. You will not be disappointed. Excellent way to spend a cold weekend!"--Books and Movie Reviews, Roberto Mattos (regarding Murder in the Manor)AGED FOR MURDER (A TUSCAN VINEYARD COZY MYSTERY) is the debut novel in a charming new cozy mystery series by #1 bestselling author Fiona Grace, author of Murder in the Manor (Book #1), a #1 Bestseller with over 100 five-star reviews—and a free download!When Olivia Glass, 34, concocts an ad for a cheap wine that propels her advertising company to the top, she is ashamed by her own work—yet offered the promotion she’s dreamed of. Olivia, at a crossroads, realizes this is not the life she signed up for. Worse, when Olivia discovers her long-time boyfriend, about to propose, has been cheating on her, she realizes it’s time for a major life change.Olivia has always dreamed of moving to Tuscany, living a simple life, and starting her own vineyard. When her long-time friend messages her about a Tuscan cottage available, Olivia can’t help wonder: is it fate?Hilarious, packed with travel, food, wine, twists and turns, romance and her newfound animal friend—and centering around a baffling small-town murder that Olivia must solve—AGED FOR DEATH is an un-putdownable cozy that will keep you laughing late into the night.Books #2-#7 are available!

Into The Shadows: A Gripping Private Detective Mystery (Into The Shadows Private Investigator Crime Thriller Series Book 1)

The thrilling new page-turning mystery from Solomon Carter.A ONCE FAMOUS ARTIST LIVES IN CONSTANT FEAR OF ATTACK, RECEIVING REGULAR CODED THREATS AGAINST HIS LIFE. PRIVATE DETECTIVES EVA ROBERTS AND DAN BRADLEY ARE HIRED TO CRACK THE CODE AND IDENTIFY THE CULPRIT BEFORE THE ARTIST IS KILLED.But the private detectives face other problems. Eva and Dan’s romance is over. Dan is sleeping wherever he can find a bed, and the timing could not be worse – as his solo drugs case is about to reach boiling point.While working the Uber drugs case, Dan forms a close bond with undercover cop Lily Rigby. Lily Rigby’s cover is put at risk when another mole appears, jeopardising the entire police operation. It isn't long before the risks turn into serious danger…The Uber drugs operation looks about to get snared in a deadly new gang war, with Lily, Dan and Eva caught in the crossfire....Meanwhile, the coded threats reach a critical mass when their artist client is poisoned.If the PIs don't up their game Kyle Montello will end up dead.Eva and Dan must chase a faceless poisoner who is hellbent on murder.And the Uber drugs case takes a dark twist at the worst possible time.Welcome to a case of chasing shadows… and a race to save lives.Perfect for fans of Ian Rankin, Helen Durrant, Janice Frost, Joy Ellis and LJ Ross. If you love to read gripping thrillers with flawed characters, a touch of humour and a hint of romance, you'll love Into The Shadows.THE INTO THE SHADOWS TRILOGY:INTO THE SHADOWSTHE DEVIL INSIDENO OTHER WAYIf you enjoy page-turning crime mystery novels, noir crime thrillers, heist crime thrillers, British crime thrillers and detective series with strong female characters - then Into The Shadows is for you.OTHER SERIES BY SOLOMON CARTER:LONG TIME DYINGLUCK AND JUDGMENTLONDON CALLINGTHE FINAL TRICKHARDER THEY FALLBETWEEN TWO THIEVESTHE LAST LINETHE DARKEST LIESTHE SECRET FEARTHE POISON PATH

Beyond Dead: An Afterlife Adventures Novel (A Paranormal Ghost Cozy Mystery Series Book 1)

****Currently being adapted for TV ****Bridget Sway is newly dead. And confused.Instead of cloud cars and harp-playing cherubs, the afterlife is working a full-time job that doesn’t pay and a heinous communal living situation with housemates who have no concept of privacy or personal space. As if that wasn’t bad enough, on her first day at work Bridget finds a dead ghost stuffed in her locker.With the afterlife police looking to pin the murder on Bridget, her new best friend and ex-PI, Sabrina, suggests they solve the murder themselves. But with a handsome parole officer watching her every move and the afterlife police dogging her every step, solving the murder is easier than it sounds.If you like sassy heroines who break all the rules, laugh out loud humour and whodunnits that keep you guessing until the very end, then tag along with Bridget Sway on her afterlife adventures.Afterlife Adventures Series:#1 Beyond Dead#2 Dead and Buried (formerly Deader Still)#3 A Little More Dead#4 Deader Still (formerly Dead and Buried)#5 Utterly Dead#6 Dead Completely#7 Unexpectedly DeadIn the same universe:Things Go Bump in the Night Series:#1 Aurora North and the Vampire Vixens#2 Aurora North and the Maison de la Mort

Of Potions and Portents: Sister Witches of Raven Falls Cozy Mystery Series, Book 1

First book in a completed series of four stories from USA Today bestselling author Nyx Halliwell featuring humorous mysteries with witches, talking animals, shifters, ghosts, and fun!★★★★★ “…mystical, magical, and a joy to read from start to finish.” ~ So Many ReadsWhen a healthy young couple die without obvious cause except for my magick potion, the new police chief sets his sights on me. I don't have an explanation for what happened to the couple, I do have a great many insights into the chief. Can I uncover the real killer before he arrests me for murder?Of Potions and Portents is the first book in the Sister Witches of Raven Falls Cozy Mystery Series. Join a set of magickal sisters as they solve paranormal mysteries that fans of Charmed, Hocus Pocus, and The Good Witch will love. ***Bonus recipes and craft instructions in every book!I’ll be honest—I long for love and a “normal” social life, just like everyone else. Finding the time—not to mention the right guy—however, is a lost cause. My days are spent cooking up products for the Lotions, Potions, and Herbs line for Conjure, the metaphysical shop I run with my sisters, and my specialty love potion blend is helping everyone else in Raven Falls find romance, while I’m working my broomstick off preparing for the upcoming Beltane celebration. That is until Tristan McGregor, the sexy chief of police, threatens to shut down my kitchen and accuses me of murder. Two people have died, entangled in—ahem—a compromising position, and covered in my love potion. On top of that, I discover an unsettling portent about the chief in his tea leaves, and when he steals a kiss after catching me at the crime scene, I try to convince myself it's only because he’s under the influence of the love potion enchantment. But is he? With my cursed mockingbird familiar, Hoax, my sassy sister witches, and a whole lot of peppermint tea, I have to solve the mystery before Tristan puts me behind bars. Even so, as the fires of Beltane nip at my heels, introducing the chief to the world of magick could send my chances at love up in smoke.

Murder Notes (Lilah Love Book 1)

In book 1 of the Lilah Love launch duet, meet Lilah Love, the politically incorrect FBI agent who says what no one else dares and fears her dark side is a little too dark. Note: book 1 ends in a cliffhanger and continues in Murder Girl.The story.....As an FBI profiler, it's Lilah Love's job to think like a killer. And she is very good at her job. When a series of murders surface--the victims all stripped naked and shot in the head--Lilah's instincts tell her it's the work of an assassin, not a serial killer. But when the case takes her back to her hometown in the Hamptons and a mysterious but unmistakable connection to her own life, all her assumptions are shaken to the core. Thrust into a troubled past she's tried to shut the door on, Lilah's back in the town where her father is mayor, her brother is police chief, and she has an intimate history with the local crime lord's son, Kane Mendez. The two share a devastating secret, and only Kane understands Lilah's own darkest impulses. As more corpses surface, so does a series of anonymous notes to Lilah, threatening to expose her. Is the killer someone in her own circle? And is she the next target? The Lilah Love series: Book One: Murder Notes (Murder Duet #1) Book Two: Murder Girl (Murder Duet #2) Book Three: Love Me Dead (Umbrella Man Duet #1) Book Four: Love Kills (Umbrella Man Duet #2) Book Five: Bloody Vows (Wedding Duet #1) Book Six: Blood Love (Wedding Duet #2)

The Imperfect Psychic: A Dubious Death (The Imperfect Psychic Cozy Mystery Seriesa??Book 1)

THE IMPERFECT PSYCHIC: A DUBIOUS DEATH is the debut novel in a charming new cozy mystery series by Ashley King. Charlotte Vale, 30, a psychic from New York City, has a dubious gift—her vision, not always accurate, often leaves her customers more confused than happy. When Charlotte, at a crossroads, gets a vision on what she should do next in life, she follows it, and it leads her to a quaint town upstate, her beloved cat and companion Oliver by her side. Quiet and peaceful, the town offers the exact escape she needed. And when her own vision leads her to a charming historic for sale, she spontaneously decides to buy it and follow her forever dream of running a bed and breakfast.But Charlotte is in way over her head. Desperate to keep it running, she is forced to rely on her psychic abilities once again, and decides to open a psychic booth once again. Everything finally seems to be going her way—when a shocking murder puts her right in the middle of the crime.Now Charlotte must solve the case—or lose her bed and breakfast, her clients, and her future.A page-turning cozy mystery, packed with mystery, a touch of the supernatural and humor—THE IMPERFECT PSYCHIC is an un-putdownable cozy that will keep you turning pages (and laughing out loud) late into the night.Books #2-#4 are also available!

The Witching Place: A Fatal Folio (A Curious Bookstore Cozy Mysterya??Book 1)

“The perfect romance or beach read, with a difference: its enthusiasm and beautiful descriptions offer an unexpected attention to the complexity of not just evolving love, but evolving psyches. It's a delightful recommendation for romance readers looking for a touch more complexity from their romance reads.”--Midwest Book Review (For Now and Forever)THE WITCHING PLACE: A FATAL FOLIO is the debut novel in a charming new cozy mystery series by bestselling author Sophie Love, author of The Inn at Sunset Harbor series, a #1 Bestseller with over 200 five-star reviews.When Alexis Blair, 29, is fired from her book publishing job and breaks up with her boyfriend on the same day, she wonders if life is urging her to make a fresh start. She decides it’s time to pursue her lifelong dream of opening a bookstore of her own—even if that means leaving Boston and accepting a job in a curious bookstore in a small seaside town an hour away.But the odd shop, Alexis soon learns, is from more than just a rare, occult bookstore. Something strange is going on in the shop’s secret back room, with its eccentric owner, and in the small town itself.And when a dead body appears, Alexis, with her beloved newfound cat, may find herself right in the middle of it all.A page-turning cozy, rife with the supernatural, mystery, secrets and love—and centered around a small town as odd and endearing as its shop—A CURIOUS BOOKSTORE will make you fall in love and keep you laughing out loud as you turn pages late into the night.“The romance is there, but not overdosed. Kudos to the author for this amazing start of a series that promises to be very entertaining.”--Books and Movies Reviews (For Now and Forever)Books #2-#5 are also available!

Wrong Place (DI Sally Parker Thriller Book 1)

Danger lurks in tranquil surroundings... The local church graveyard holds many secrets. Dozens of people are searching for the truth.With the body count rising, it's not long before DI Sally Parker's fears are realised... there is a serial killer on her patch. Sally is a confident person but someone from her recent past threatens her new-found confidence with a harsh plan. Can Sally overcome the obstacles fate has placed in her path to track down a brazen killer who is intent to derail the investigation at every opportunity? You won't believe the twists and turns in this serial killer thriller. This one is addictive!Get it now if you're a fan of Angela Marsons and Joy Ellis.From M A Comley NY Times bestselling author of the Justice series Other books available in this series are:Wrong Place - #1 Women Sleuths reached Top #25 in the UK top100No Hiding Place - #1 Women SleuthsCold Case - #1 Mystery, #1 Police Procedurals, #1 detectivesDeadly Encounter - new releaseWeb of Deceit - a novella co-written by Tara LyonsDI Sally Parker also helps solve a mystery alongside DI Lorne Warner in Twisted Justice

True Confections: An Amish Cupcake Cozy Mystery

Middle age was never so much fun - if you don't count the murders.When her husband of thirty years runs off with a college student named Cherri, Jane Delight returns to Pennsylvania to work in her Amish sister's cupcake store. Having lost everything in the divorce, Jane now finds herself sharing an apartment with two feisty octogenarians and their quirky cat. Mr. Crumbles.But there is no time to despair. A man is murdered in the cupcake store, and now Jane is the prime suspect. Enter brooding detective Damon McCloud, a Scot with a tragic past and a desire for justice.Can Jane solve the murder, wrangle her new roommates, and stop herself from falling for the detective?Or will she never get her new life on track?The first cozy mystery book in this delightful USA Today Bestselling series..

The Rose Journal: Rose Gardner Journal Entries (Rose Gardner Investigatons)

Rose Gardner Journal entries between Come Rain or Shine and When the Bough Breaks.

Killing the Beasts a?? carries you deep into the mind of a serial killer (Detective Spicer series, book 1) (DI Spicer)

Meet DI Jon Spicer – the uncompromising Manchester cop who refuses to give upSome Amazon reader reviews for Killing the Beasts‘Just finished this book and it was brilliant! An unusual story line, written well, and the attention to details impressed me.’ ★★★★★‘This was an excellent read. It is well written and a real page turner. I stayed up all night to finish it, to be recommended.’ ★★★★★‘Wow, what a story, thought I'd worked out who did it about half way through the book but BAM I was wrong!!’ ★★★★★‘DI Spicer is a great find. Rough and tough. He also has some strange friends. I look forward to the next instalment.’ ★★★★★Book descriptionA series of brutal killings have left the city of Manchester shaken. Each victim has been murdered in their home – and in the same bizarre manner. But a lack of motive has left the police baffled.Soon, DI Jon Spicer finds himself ensnared in a fast-moving investigation where the most innocent action can cost the highest price.Praise for Chris Simms’ novels‘Chris Simms has been quietly building one of the best police procedural series in this country.’ (CATHOLIC HERALD)‘Simms has written a gritty novel that grips from start to finish. I just couldn’t put it down.’ (HORRORSCOPE)‘An absolutely ace British police procedural.’ (IRISH INDEPENDENT)‘After many years of reviewing crime fiction, it’s not often my jaded nerves get actually, physically jangled.’ (MORNING STAR)‘An intricate plot is enhanced by good writing and human sympathy. Highly recommended.’ (LITERARY REVIEW)This Amazon reader says…‘I’ll be downloading more of Chris Simms’ books ASAP. I feel like I’ve discovered a hidden gem.’