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The Willow Woman by Laurence Westwood

Chengdu: a teeming, modern metropolis. Yet China’s painful turbulent history still leaves its mark on the minds of all who live there. Philip Ye, half English, half Chinese, is a homicide detective with the Chengdu Public Security Bureau who suffers his own anguish from a life blighted by tragedy and the unsettling appearance of ghosts… Continue reading The Willow Woman by Laurence Westwood

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The Gingerbread Houses by Benedict J Jones

Charlie Bars is back in London and has taken on a missing persons case. Easy money –or so he thinks. The man he is looking for is inextricably linked to the evil perpetrated in the Gingerbread Houses and as Charlie's search progresses, he finds himself drawn into the seedy underbelly of the capital; a world… Continue reading The Gingerbread Houses by Benedict J Jones

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A Good Girl’s Guide to Murder by Holly Jackson

'Five years ago, schoolgirl Andie Bell was murdered by Sal Singh. The Police know he did it. Everyone in town knows he did it. But having grown up in the same small town that was consumed by the murder, Pippa Fitz-Amobi isn't so sure. When she chooses the case as the topic for her final-year… Continue reading A Good Girl’s Guide to Murder by Holly Jackson

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Missing, Presumed by Susie Steiner

'Mid-December, and Cambridgeshire is blanketed with snow. Detective Sergeant Manon Bradshaw tries to sleep after yet another soul-destroying Internet date – the low murmuring of her police radio her only solace. Over the airwaves come reports of a missing woman – door ajar, keys and phone left behind, a spatter of blood on the kitchen… Continue reading Missing, Presumed by Susie Steiner

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Under the Harrow by Flynn Berry

'How do you find your sister's killer when no one will help you? When Nora takes the train from London to visit her sister in the Oxfordshire countryside, she expects to find her waiting at the station, or at home cooking dinner. But when she walks into Rachel's home, what she finds is entirely different:… Continue reading Under the Harrow by Flynn Berry