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The Mitford Murders
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´Exactly the sort of book you might enjoy with the fire blazing, the snow falling. The solution is neat and the writing always enjoyable´ Anthony Horowitz Lose yourself in the sumptuous first novel in a new series of Golden Age mysteries set amid the lives of the glamorous Mitford sisters. It´s 1919, and Louisa Cannon dreams of escaping her life of poverty in London, and most of all her oppressive and dangerous uncle. Louisa´s salvation is a position within the Mitford household at Asthall Manor, in the Oxfordshire countryside. There she will become nurserymaid, chaperone and confidante to the Mitford sisters, especially sixteen-year-old Nancy - an acerbic, bright young woman in love with stories. But when a nurse - Florence Nightingale Shore, goddaughter of her famous namesake - is killed on a train in broad daylight, and Louisa and Nancy find that in postwar England, everyone has something to hide . . . Written by Jessica Fellowes, author of the number one-bestselling Downton Abbey books, The Mitford Murders is the perfect new obsession for fans of Daisy Goodwin, Anthony Howoritz and Agatha Christie - and is based on a real unsolved crime. ´True and glorious indulgence. A dazzling example of a Golden Age mystery´ Daisy Goodwin ´Oh how delicious! This terrific start to what promises to be a must-read series is exactly what we all need in these gloomy times.? Inventive, glittering, clever, ingenious. I devoured The Mitford Murders... so will you. Give it to absolutely everyone for Christmas, then pre-order the next one´ Susan Hill ´All the blissful escapism of a Sunday-night period drama in a book´ The Pool

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Stand: Mar 20, 2019
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The Mitford Murders
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´A lively, well-written, entertaining whodunit´ THE TIMES Lose yourself in the sumptuous first novel in a new series of Golden Age mysteries set amid the lives of the glamorous Mitford sisters. It´s 1919, and Louisa Cannon dreams of escaping her life of poverty in London, and most of all her oppressive and dangerous uncle. Louisa´s salvation is a position within the Mitford household at Asthall Manor, in the Oxfordshire countryside. There she will become nurserymaid, chaperone and confidante to the Mitford sisters, especially sixteen-year-old Nancy - an acerbic, bright young woman in love with stories. But when a nurse - Florence Nightingale Shore, goddaughter of her famous namesake - is killed on a train in broad daylight, Nancy and amateur sleuth Louisa find that in postwar England, everyone has something to hide . . . Written by Jessica Fellowes, author of the number one-bestselling Downton Abbey books, The Mitford Murders is the perfect new obsession for fans of Daisy Goodwin, Anthony Horowitz and Agatha Christie - and is based on a real unsolved crime. ´An extraordinary meld of fact and fiction´ GRAHAM NORTON ´True and glorious indulgence. A dazzling example of a Golden Age mystery´ DAISY GOODWIN ´Exactly the sort of book you might enjoy with the fire blazing, the snow falling. The solution is neat and the writing always enjoyable´ ANTHONY HOROWITZ ´Oh how delicious! This terrific start to what promises to be a must-read series is exactly what we all need in these gloomy times. Inventive, glittering, clever, ingenious. I devoured The Mitford Murders... so will you. Give it to absolutely everyone for Christmas, then pre-order the next one´ SUSAN HILL ´All the blissful escapism of a Sunday-night period drama in a book´ THE POOL ´Keeps the reader guessing to the very end. An accomplished crime debut and huge fun to read´ EVENING STANDARD ´This story is drenched in detail and feels both authentic and fun. Curl up in your favourite reading spot and enjoy´ HEAT ´The plan is that each book will focus on a different Mitford sister. On the strength of this initial entry, success is assured´ FINANCIAL TIMES ´Elegant, whipsmart and brilliantly twisty-turny, this Downton-style mystery had me hooked from the first page´ VIV GROSKOP ´Full of period pleasure´ WOMAN & HOME ´An audacious and glorious foray into the Golden Age of mystery fiction. Breathtaking´ ALEX GRAY ´A real murder, a real family and a brand new crime fiction heroine are woven together to make a fascinating, and highly enjoyable, read. I loved it´ JULIAN FELLOWES ´Jessica Fellowes´ deliciously immersive, effortlessly easy novel has a strong feel for period and a rollicking plot´ METRO ´What a captivating crime novel and heroine Jessica has created in The Mitford Murders. The instant reassurance of being in the hands of a true storyteller with a feel for period detail makes this a real treat´ AMANDA CRAIG ´This is a chocolate soufflé of a novel: as the enthralling mystery heats up, so the addictive deliciousness of the story rises. The sort of book you never want to end´ JULIET NICOLSON

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Stand: Mar 20, 2019
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The Mitford Murders (eBook, ePUB)
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´A lively, well-written, entertaining whodunit´ THE TIMES Lose yourself in the sumptuous first novel in a new series of Golden Age mysteries set amid the lives of the glamorous Mitford sisters. It´s 1919, and Louisa Cannon dreams of escaping her life of poverty in London, and most of all her oppressive and dangerous uncle. Louisa´s salvation is a position within the Mitford household at Asthall Manor, in the Oxfordshire countryside. There she will become nurserymaid, chaperone and confidante to the Mitford sisters, especially sixteen-year-old Nancy - an acerbic, bright young woman in love with stories. But when a nurse - Florence Nightingale Shore, goddaughter of her famous namesake - is killed on a train in broad daylight, Nancy and amateur sleuth Louisa find that in postwar England, everyone has something to hide . . . Written by Jessica Fellowes, author of the number one-bestselling Downton Abbey books, The Mitford Murders is the perfect new obsession for fans of Daisy Goodwin, Anthony Horowitz and Agatha Christie - and is based on a real unsolved crime. ´An extraordinary meld of fact and fiction´ GRAHAM NORTON ´True and glorious indulgence. A dazzling example of a Golden Age mystery´ DAISY GOODWIN ´Exactly the sort of book you might enjoy with the fire blazing, the snow falling. The solution is neat and the writing always enjoyable´ ANTHONY HOROWITZ ´Oh how delicious! This terrific start to what promises to be a must-read series is exactly what we all need in these gloomy times. Inventive, glittering, clever, ingenious. I devoured The Mitford Murders ... so will you. Give it to absolutely everyone for Christmas, then pre-order the next one´ SUSAN HILL ´All the blissful escapism of a Sunday-night period drama in a book´ THE POOL ´Keeps the reader guessing to the very end. An accomplished crime debut and huge fun to read´ EVENING STANDARD ´This story is drenched in detail and feels both authentic and fun. Curl up in your favourite reading spot and enjoy´ HEAT ´The plan is that each book will focus on a different Mitford sister. On the strength of this initial entry, success is assured´ FINANCIAL TIMES ´Elegant, whipsmart and brilliantly twisty-turny, this Downton -style mystery had me hooked from the first page´ VIV GROSKOP ´Full of period pleasure´ WOMAN & HOME ´An audacious and glorious foray into the Golden Age of mystery fiction. Breathtaking´ ALEX GRAY ´A real murder, a real family and a brand new crime fiction heroine are woven together to make a fascinating, and highly enjoyable, read. I loved it´ JULIAN FELLOWES ´Jessica Fellowes´ deliciously immersive, effortlessly easy novel has a strong feel for period and a rollicking plot´ METRO ´What a captivating crime novel and heroine Jessica has created in The Mitford Murders . The instant reassurance of being in the hands of a true storyteller with a feel for period detail makes this a real treat´ AMANDA CRAIG ´This is a chocolate soufflé of a novel: as the enthralling mystery heats up, so the addictive deliciousness of the story rises. The sort of book you never want to end´ JULIET NICOLSON

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Stand: Mar 20, 2019
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The House Across the Street
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- Heat ´This novel will have you up all night guessing what happens next´ My Weekly ´A gripping new novel´ Yours - Pre-order the enthralling new novel from the ten-million-copy, Number One bestselling author Lesley Pease. Is there a murderer across the street? It´s 1964 and twenty-three-year-old Katy Speed is fascinated by Gloria and the goings-on at the house over the road. Who are the mysterious women arriving in a black car most Saturdays? Then one night, Gloria´s house burns to the ground. In the wreckage, bodies are found. And Katy´s horror turns to disbelief when her father is arrested and charged with murder. Determined to prove his innocence, Katy sets out to uncover the truth about the mysterious house across the street. But that means uncovering the real murderer - and risking her own life . . . ´Heart-warming and evocative, a real delight to read´ Sun ´A narrative that gallops along, this is quintessential Pearse that will delight her army of readers´ Daily Mail ´Glorious, heartwarming´ Woman & Home ´Evocative, compelling, told from the heart´ Sunday Express ´Deservedly one of the world´s favourite story tellers . . . You simply have to keep turning the pages to find out what happens next.´ MyWeekly ´Gripping.´ Hello ´Evocative,multi-faceted and sometimes disturbing, a story that grips from first page to last.´Lancashire Post

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Stand: Mar 20, 2019
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CounterPunch (eBook, ePUB)
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--> SPECIAL PRE-ORDER DISCOUNT: Only 99 cents. $3.99 one week after release date Law Abiding Citizen Meets The Brave One in this mother of all revenge stories with a twist ending. Everyone is capable of murder. Everest was not the perfect mom, but what she was was fierce. After her husband Anthony died at the hands of a drunk driver, it was up to her to raise their daughter Mo alone. Her love for Mo was both unmistakable and unshakable. But when Mo failed to return home from swim practice with not so much as a text, Everest knew something was wrong. Will Everest find Mo in time to save her life? Better still, what will she do to the scumbag that brutalized her daughter? Make-him-pay. SCROLL UP NOW TO SECURE YOUR COPY!

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Stand: Mar 20, 2019
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The Island (eBook, ePUB)
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If you liked And Then There Were None , The ABC Murders, and Nordic noir you´ll love this . . . ´The ending really took my breath away and that´s hard for writers to do to me these days . . . I should have seen it coming´ Ian Rankin PRE-ORDER THE EXPLOSIVE NEW NOVEL FROM THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLING AUTHOR _____________ Four friends visit the island. But only three return . . . Detective Inspector Hulda Hermannsdóttir is sent to the isolated island of Elliðaey to investigate and soon finds haunting similarities with a previous case - a young woman found murdered ten years ago in the equally desolate Westfjords. Is there a patient killer stalking these barren outposts? As Hulda navigates a sinister game constructed of smoke and mirrors she is convinced that no one is telling the truth, including those closest to her. But who will crack first? And what secrets is the island hiding? Haunting, suspenseful and as chilling as an Icelandic winter The Island follows one woman´s journey to find the truth hidden in the darkest shadows, and shine a light on her own dark past. ____________ ´One of the greatest tragic heroines of contemporary detective fiction´ Sunday Times ´Magnificently dark and twisted´ C. J. Tudor, bestselling author of The Chalk Man ´Ragnar Jónasson writes with a chilling, poetic beauty - a must-read addition to the growing canon of Iceland Noir´ Peter James, bestselling author of Love You Dead ´Dark, chilling and utterly gripping, The Island is Nordic noir at its best, and is destined to become a classic of the genre. I couldn´t put it down´ Shari Lapena, bestselling author of The Couple Next Door ´Out of all of Ragnar´s books this is the one I like the most . . . The book of his which reminds me most of Agatha Christie´ Kilian Praise for Ragnar Jonasson ´A distinctive blend of Nordic noir and golden age detective fiction . . . atmospheric and evocative prose´ Guardian on Nightblind ´Jonasson´s books have breathed new life into Nordic noir . . . all the skilful plotting of an old-fashioned whodunit although it feels bitingly contemporary in setting and tone´ Sunday Express ´His clues are traditional and beautifully finessed - and he keeps you turning the pages´ Independent on Snowblind

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Stand: Mar 20, 2019
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Grave Destiny (eBook, ePUB)
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**Pre-order now: Alex Craft returns in a thrilling new paranormal romance from bestselling author Kalayna Price. Perfect for fans of Charlaine Harris and Cassandra Clare** Alex Craft is the Grave Witch to go to when Nekros City needs to speak to the dead. Half-human, half-fae, she uses her powers to investigate mysterious deaths - but often at a cost. And Alex´s latest case promises to be even more dangerous than her last, when the Shadow Prince demands her services. Notorious for his secrecy and lethal good looks, Prince Dugan gives Alex every reason to be wary. Not least because she´s recently discovered her betrothal to him. Summoned to solve a murder in the heart of the Winter Court, Alex will be torn between two men, drawn into the heart of an evil scheme, and make a discovery that could bring the whole of Faerie to the brink of war . . .

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Stand: Mar 21, 2019
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Bright Young Dead
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´Absolute blissikins. Set in 1925, Bright Young Dead is a delightful mashup of real and fictional characters´ GUARDIAN As the glamour of the Bright Young Things crashes into the world of the Mitford sisters, their maid Louisa Cannon finds herself at the scene of a gripping murder mystery. Meet the Bright Young Things, the rabble-rousing hedonists of the 1920s whose treasure hunts were a media obsession. One such game takes place at the 18th birthday party of Pamela Mitford, but ends in tragedy as cruel, charismatic Adrian Curtis is pushed to his death from the church neighbouring the Mitford home. The police quickly identify the killer as a maid, Dulcie. But Louisa Cannon, chaperone to the Mitford girls and a former criminal herself, believes Dulcie to be innocent, and sets out to clear the girl´s name . . . all while the real killer may only be steps away. PRAISE FOR THE MITFORD MURDERS SERIES ´An extraordinary meld of fact and fiction´ GRAHAM NORTON ´A lively, entertaining, well-written whodunit´ THE TIMES (crime book of the month) ´True and glorious indulgence. A dazzling example of a Golden Age mystery´ DAISY GOODWIN ´Exactly the sort of book you might enjoy with the fire blazing, the snow falling. The solution is neat and the writing always enjoyable´ ANTHONY HOROWITZ (crime novels of the year) ´Oh how delicious! This terrific start to what promises to be a must-read series is exactly what we all need in these gloomy times. Inventive, glittering, clever, ingenious. I devoured The Mitford Murders... so will you. Give it to absolutely everyone for Christmas, then pre-order the next one´ SUSAN HILL ´All the blissful escapism of a Sunday-night period drama in a book´ THE POOL ´Keeps the reader guessing to the very end. An accomplished crime debut and huge fun to read´ EVENING STANDARD ´This story is drenched in detail and feels both authentic and fun. Curl up in your favourite reading spot and enjoy´ HEAT ´The plan is that each book will focus on a different Mitford sister. On the strength of this initial entry, success is assured´ FINANCIAL TIMES ´Elegant, whipsmart and brilliantly twisty-turny, this Downton-style mystery had me hooked from the first page´ VIV GROSKOP ´Full of period pleasure´ WOMAN & HOME ´An audacious and glorious foray into the Golden Age of mystery fiction. Breathtaking´ ALEX GRAY ´A real murder, a real family and a brand new crime fiction heroine are woven together to make a fascinating, and highly enjoyable, read. I loved it´ JULIAN FELLOWES ´Jessica Fellowes´ deliciously immersive, effortlessly easy novel has a strong feel for period and a rollicking plot´ METRO ´What a captivating crime novel and heroine Jessica has created in The Mitford Murders. The instant reassurance of being in the hands of a true storyteller with a feel for period detail makes this a real treat´ AMANDA CRAIG ´This is a chocolate soufflé of a novel: as the enthralling mystery heats up, so the addictive deliciousness of the story rises. The sort of book you never want to end´ JULIET NICOLSON

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Stand: Mar 22, 2019
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