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The Body in the Dales (A Yorkshire Murder Mystery Book 1)


An unpopular victim. An impossible crime. A murderer on the loose.

A body is discovered deep in a cave beneath the Yorkshire Dales. Leading the investigation into the mysterious death are experienced DCI Jim Oldroyd and his partner DS Carter, a newcomer from London.

The deceased is Dave Atkins, well known throughout the village but not well liked. While there is no shortage of suspects, the details of the crime leave Oldroyd and Carter stumped. How did Atkins’s body end up in such a remote…

The Body In Jingling Pot

Pub Date : 2017-03-06 | Author : J. R. Ellis | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 1540300730
ISBN 13 : 9781540300737

When a local man is found murdered deep in a cave system in strange circumstances, Detective Chief Inspector Jim Oldroyd and his new detective sergeant from London are involved in ..

A Death In The Dales

Pub Date : 2017-02-14 | Author : Frances Brody | Publisher : Minotaur Books

ISBN 10 : 9781250098849
ISBN 13 : 125009884X

An intricate plot set in the 1920s English countryside and Frances Brody's "refreshingly complex heroine" (Kirkus) Kate Shackleton make A Death in the Dales an absorbing 7th instal..

Date With Death

Pub Date : 2017-04-04 | Author : Julia Chapman | Publisher : Minotaur Books

ISBN 10 : 9781250109378
ISBN 13 : 125010937X

Samson O'Brien has been dismissed from the police force—quite unfairly, according to him. Now back in his home town of Bruncliffe in the Yorkshire Dales, Samson sets up the Dales..

The Body In The Dales

Pub Date : 2018-08-09 | Author : J. R. Ellis | Publisher : Thomas & Mercer

ISBN 10 : 1503903117
ISBN 13 : 9781503903111

An unpopular victim. An impossible crime. A murderer on the loose. A body is discovered deep in a cave beneath the Yorkshire Dales. Leading the investigation into the mysterious de..

Date With Malice

Pub Date : 2018-04-03 | Author : Julia Chapman | Publisher : Minotaur Books

ISBN 10 : 9781250109392
ISBN 13 : 1250109396

The second book in a delightful new English village mystery series set in the Yorkshire Dales. When a pensioner turns up at the Dales Detective Agency and tells Samson O’Brien th..

Murder In The Afternoon

Pub Date : 2014-02-11 | Author : Frances Brody | Publisher : Macmillan

ISBN 10 : 9781250037022
ISBN 13 : 1250037026

When two young boys report the death of their stonemason father and local authorities arrive at the scene to discover that the body has gone missing, Kate Shackleton investigates a..

Date With Mystery

Pub Date : 2018-03-22 | Author : Julia Chapman | Publisher : Pan Macmillan

ISBN 10 : 9781509823864
ISBN 13 : 1509823867

Date with Mystery is the third novel in Julia Chapman's Dales Detective series. The Dales Detective Agency’s latest assignment appears to be an open and shut case. Hired by a loc..

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